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A D.C.-based watchdog group alleges that Rep. Ken Ivory, R-West Jordan, is scamming local governments of taxpayer dollars to benefit the American Lands Council, the nonprofit he runs. The Campaign for Accountability is asking attorneys general in three states - including Utah - to investigate their fraud claims.

On Tuesday at 12:15 p.m., Ivory and Tribune environment reporter Brian Maffly join Jennifer Napier-Pearce to discuss the ethics questions and the ongoing legal battle for control of public lands.

Watch this online video chat at You can also join the discussion by sending questions and comments to the hashtag #TribTalk on Twitter and Google+ or texting 801-609-8059.

Twitter: @jnpearce