Salt Lake City

  • Salt Lake City Elects First Openly Gay Mayor Amid Setbacks

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Former Utah lawmaker Jackie Biskupski on Tuesday became the first openly gay mayor of Salt Lake City, the capital of the conservative state where the Mormon church and a small town judge delivered setbacks last week to the LGBT community.

  • Salt Lake City's 1st Openly Gay Mayor to be Sworn In Monday

    SALT LAKE CITY - Former Utah lawmaker Jackie Biskupski will be sworn in Monday as the mayor of Salt Lake City, becoming the first openly gay person to hold the office.

  • Unofficial Results Show Utah's Capital Voted In Its First Gay Mayor

    SALT LAKE CITY - It may not be official for two weeks, but election results so far indicate Salt Lake City, the capital of conservative Utah, is poised to narrowly elect its first openly gay mayor in what would mark another milestone for an LGBT movement that has made major strides in a state with a long history of hostility to gays and lesbians.