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Kings Made and Politicians Paid

This week, we dish the dirt on the municipal primary results across Weber county, including #JCPeeps Angel Castillo and Nina Morse. We also break down the recent report on retirement benefits for former county Commissioner James Ebert. Plus the sound is primo for Pinkies Up, Thumbs Down and Upcoming Events. You're welcome.


Listen to this week's episode here:

https://www.junctioncitypodcast.com/podcast/episode/d4274035/kings-made-and-politicians-paid

James Ebert in Hot Water Again

News broke this week that former County Commissioner James Ebert would be taking his retirement benefit after 23 years as a Riverdale Police Officer. What's wrong with that? There appears to be a bit of musical chairs that allowed him to retire with his commissioner salary as a base.


Read more in the Tim Vandenack article below:

https://www.standard.net/news/government/james-ebert-s-rich-county-sheriff-s-office-stint-pension/article_d51beaf0-06ed-5b25-8e10-48c9edbd6a62.html


Action:

Reach out to your state representative to see what's happening to fix this loophole in the Utah Retirement System.

Weber County Municipal Elections Recap w/ The Kingmaker



Primary Election Night has come and gone and we decided to get the Kingmaker back on the show to do a recap for all of you. Some wins and some losses for left-leaning candidates, but we press on with the Kingmaker's predictions for the General Election on November 5th.


To view the results, check out the link below:

http://www.weberelections.com/documents/results/2019%20Primary%20Election%20Official%20Results%20Summary%20Report.pdf


Action:

Check out the Primary results for your city and support the candidates that best align with your views in the General.

Upcoming Events


Friday, August 23rd

Chalk It Up North Chalk Art Festival

3:30 AM - 10:00 PM, Kirt's Drive In

(1974 N 400 E, North Ogden, UT 84414)


Saturday, August 24th

Ogden Protest Against Gun Violence

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM, Ogden Municipal Building

(2549 Washington Blvd, Ogden, UT 84401)


Tuesday, August 27th

Weber Democrats Q3 Central Committee Meeting

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM, Weber County Library, Main Branch

(2464 Jefferson Avenue, Ogden, UT 84401)


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