The Utah GOP is about broke while Democrats have tons of money - but that may not matter too much. Plus, Jason Chaffetz says Mitt Romney is going to run again in 2016. Bob Bernick and Bryan Schott run down the latest stories from the Utah political scene.

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Utah will take its appeal of a same-sex marriage ruling to the Supreme Court. Text messages show tensions between former Attorney General Mark Shurtleff and a top-aide. Utahns want Congress to act on immigration reform.

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Should President Obama go around Congress to make changes to immigration policy on his own? That's the question we put to our UtahPolicy.com/KSL "Political Insiders" this week.
Last week, the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Utah could not ban same-sex marriage. We asked our "Political Insiders" and readers what they thought the next step in the battle would be?

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As expected, Utah is taking the fight over Amendment 3 directly to the Supreme Court.
Two Republican legislators targeted by Utah’s Democrats in 2014 have picked up crucial endorsements from an unlikely source - Utah’s labor unions.
Rep. Jason Chaffetz, among others, has suggested that President Obama could be facing impeachment sometime before the end of his second term. Here's why this is a bad idea for Republicans.

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As 11 Utah cities weigh the important decision of whether to continue negotiations with Macquarie Capital regarding the UTOPIA Network, the Utah Taxpayers Association has aggressively stepped up to...
“Animal Farm” by George Orwell was all about politics, so we ought to be able to draw some political lessons from farm life, right?

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The Utah GOP is about broke while Democrats have tons of money - but that may not matter too much. Plus, Jason Chaffetz says Mitt Romney is going to run again in 2016. Bob Bernick and Bryan Schott...
A big development in the 2016 GOP gubernatorial race, plus Utah lawmakers push for a Constitutional Convention for a balanced budget.Bob Bernick and Bryan Schott discuss the latest stories in Utah...

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50 State Shoplifter
"Police in Florida have arrested a man who said he finally achieved his goal of shoplifting in all 50 states. You know what you call someone who steals from all 50 states? A congressman." –Jay Leno  Political Humor 

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