by Troy Williams
How did the John Swallow debacle happen? Nick Burns welcomes Maryanne Martindale from Alliance for a Better Utah and journalist Robert Gehrke from the Salt Lake Tribune to shine light on the dark money trail behind John Swallow, Jason Powers and the Proper Role of Government Education Association. Powers has gained a reputation of being the Lee Atwater of Utah politics. He has mastered the art of setting up non-profit shell groups to attack his client’s opponents. With such secretive schemes the public doesn’t know who is funding what. The stage is set in Utah for corruption and political scandal.