Those Utahns who plan to vote in the 2014 midterm elections are very enthusiastic to hit the polls come November.

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Those Utahns who plan to vote in the 2014 midterm elections are very enthusiastic to hit the polls come November.
article thumbnailAt a House Oversight Committee hearing Tuesday, Rep. Jason Chaffetz slams the leadership, training, and protocol of the Secret Service in light of the recent security breaches on the White House. 
Rep. Jon Cox wants to let 16 and 17-year-olds register to vote, but they won't be able to vote until they turn 18. He says the move will boost turnout in elections. What do you think? Let us know in our...
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