Mayor Becker talks about solar energy jobs plan in Utah after Pres. Obama’s speech

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HILL AIR FORCE BASE - Salt Lake City Mayor Ralph Becker talked with Fox 13 about plans for more solar energy jobs in Utah after President Barack Obama spoke at Hill Air Force Base Friday.

Mayor Becker said he joined Pres. Obama in a panel discussion on solar energy Friday morning.

He said they talked about how the federal government is going to help Utah be successful in training workers and creating these types of jobs.

The mayor said there are also a few specific things he asks of the president when they have meetings like this.

Watch the video above to see what Mayor Becker requests from Pres. Obama and how they work together for Utah.