Utah Legislature Meets In Special Session And More On Behind The Headlines

May 21, 2021

Credit KUER

This week in Utah news:

Utah lawmakers meet in a special session to allocate federal coronavirus relief funds - but guns, masks and critical race theory end up on the agenda as well. Plus, with the best record in basketball the Utah Jazz head to the NBA playoffs. How far can the team go?

At 9 a.m. on Friday, Salt Lake Tribune reporters Bethany Rodgers and Eric Walden, and news columnist Robert Gehrke join KCPW’s Roger McDonough to talk about the week’s top stories. Every Friday at 9 a.m., stream “Behind the Headlines” at kcpw.org, or tune in to KCPW 88.3 FM or Utah Public Radio for the broadcast. Join the live conversation by calling (801) 355-TALK.