Utah Initiative Protection Act debuts, Advocacy Bootcamp and state of women and girls with YWCA and Action Utah, Utah Moms Demand Action rally for Gun Sense in America
Community Co-Host Amy Dominguez interviewed Denver City Councilwoman Candi CdeBaca, who earlier this month was successful in getting the council to end multi-million-dollar contracts with two private prison firms. No one was more surprised than CdeBaca, who had only been in office a month went the vote went down.
Maryanne Thompson of Moms Demand Action - UT, which will father with other community groups to demand lawmakers address gun violence.
Debut of the Utah Initiative Protection Act, with Christine Stenquist, lead patient advocate in the push for medical cannabis in Utah, and former Utah Senator Steve Urquhart. To learn more about the initiative to protect initiatives approved by the vote of the people, click here.
A preview of The Utah Women’s Policy Conference at which the Institute for Women's Policy Research will release its latest Utah-specific data on the status of women, with a particular focus on women of color. RadioACTive spoke with Erin Jemison, director of public policy at the YWCA Utah, and Patti Cook, Advocacy Educator at Action Utah.
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Views, thoughts and opinions shared by guests are their own and do not necessarily reflect those of the board, staff and members of Listeners' Community Radio of Utah, 90.9fm KRCL. Tonight's RadioACTive team included: