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Utah Minds Changing on Gay Rights in Utah

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The people of Utah are coming around on gay rights, or so says a recent Salt Lake Tribune poll.

Support for employment protections and hospital visitation rights jumped 11 percentage points from a poll taken a year ago. Even among Mormons, the increase was seen, with approval shooting up by 10 percentage points.

The article suggests that two Salt Lake City ordinances pushed and approved by Mayor Ralph Becker -- and endorsed by the Mormon Church -- may have influenced the changed minds.

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Neal Broverman is the Editorial Director, Print of Pride Media, publishers of The Advocate, Out, Out Traveler, and Plus, spending more than 20 years in journalism. He indulges his interest in transportation and urban planning with regular contributions to Los Angeles magazine, and his work has also appeared in the Los Angeles Times and USA Today. He lives in the City of Angels with his husband, children, and their chiweenie.
Neal Broverman is the Editorial Director, Print of Pride Media, publishers of The Advocate, Out, Out Traveler, and Plus, spending more than 20 years in journalism. He indulges his interest in transportation and urban planning with regular contributions to Los Angeles magazine, and his work has also appeared in the Los Angeles Times and USA Today. He lives in the City of Angels with his husband, children, and their chiweenie.