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Mitt Romney talks caucuses. Hatch says firing Mueller would be the "stupidest thing" Trump could do. Congress closing in on a $1.3 trillion spending bill.
Here's a scoop! Gov. Mitt Romney is an aficionado of pancakes. We discussed some of his favorite flapjack places before our interview got rolling (you can listen to the podcast below). Bonus scoop: Ann Romney often makes pancakes from scratch, and her secret ingredient is whipped egg whites. That's the kind of hard-hitting reporting you expect from UtahPolicy.com.
Happy 164th birthday GOP! On this day in 1854, the Republican Party was organized in Ripon, Wisconsin. You don't look a day over 155!
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Gov. Mitt Romney discusses his campaign and how he's using a grassroots approach to caucus night [Utah Policy].
Here's the podcast of our interview with Romney wherein we discuss campaigning, Russia, tax cuts and whether he plans to term limit himself if he wins in November [Utah Policy].
Rep. Steve Handy runs down the work lawmakers did to improve air quality during the 2018 Utah Legislature [Utah Policy].
Here are four more "Political Power" matchups for you to vote on. The most intriguing matchup today is Gov. Gary Herbert vs. his former Lt. Governor Greg Bell. Hit the link and vote [Utah Policy].
Here are Monday's results, including a nailbiter of a matchup that saw Gail Miller squeak past John Dougall a single percentage point [Utah Policy].
|Guest opinion: Mitt Romney's golden opportunity -- To set an example|
Because insults sell newspapers and attract audiences, national media want Mitt Romney to be a U.S. Senator who frequently bashes President Donald Trump....
|10th Circuit Court rules SB54 is constitutional|
Just in time for the biennial Utah caucus meetings, a three-judge panel has upheld a lower court's decision in the Utah GOP's lawsuit against SB54....
|More round #2 matchups in our 2018 Utah 'Political Power' bracket|
There are some fascinating second-round matchups in today's "Political Power" bracket for you to vote on....
|Romney talks caucuses, Trump, and term limits|
Gov. Mitt Romney is making a big play this year to get supporters to Tuesday night's caucus meetings. ...
|Podcast: Conversation with Mitt Romney|
Gov. Mitt Romney discusses his campaign ahead of Tuesday's Utah caucus meetings, why he's using volunteers instead of paid signature-gatherers and how he's engaging potential delegates....
|Day #5 of the 2018 Utah 'Political Power' bracket is in the books|
Four Utah political figures have punched their ticket to the "Sweet 16" in our Utah "Political Power" bracket....
|Guest opinion: Good clean air progress; more needs to be done|
When I began my legislative service, I asked one of the senior legislators how he thought I could make a difference? His answer, "Just listen to your constituents, they'll tell you what to do."...
|Winter Sports Market to call Salt Lake City home|
Organizers of Winter Sports Market and the Governor's Office of Economic Development announced a new three-year partnership that will bring the longest continuously running trade show for specialty winter sports retailers in the United States to Salt Lake City, Utah beginnin...
|Poll: Only 1/4 of Utahns say they've seen a bigger paycheck from the Trump tax cuts|
Most Utahns say they support the Trump tax cuts passed by Congress at the end of 2017, but nearly half say they haven't noticed the promised increase in their take-home pay....
|Vote now in round two of our 'Political Power' bracket challenge!|
We're on to round two of the 2018 Utah "Political Power" bracket. We've got four second-round matchups for you to vote on today....
|Utah County GOP sanctions Keep My Voice after attack on Republican lawmaker|
The Utah County GOP is hitting back at organizers of a ballot initiative to repeal SB54, saying their attack on a sitting Republican lawmaker goes too far....
|a2b Fulfillment, Inc. chooses Utah for future expansion|
The Governor's Office of Economic Development announced that a2b Fulfillment will expand operations to Ogden, Utah, adding up to 75 new jobs, $12.6 million in new state revenue and an estimated $840,000 in capital investment....
|You're invited: Diplomatic luncheon with the Ambassador of Tunisia|
World Trade Center Utah, in partnership with the Governor's Office of Economic Development, the Salt Lake Chamber, and the National U.S.-Arab Chamber of Commerce (NUSACC,) is delighted to host a diplomatic luncheon welcoming His Excellency Mr. Fayal Gouia,&nbs...
|Fox files 'Legislative update'|
Last week our Board of Advisors met and heard from Senator Ann Millner, Representative Mike Schultz, GOED Executive Director Val Hale, and UDOT Executive Director Carlos Braceras to learn more about the recently completed 2018 Legislative Session....
|Bethami Dobkin, Ph.D., named 19th president of Westminster College|
Westminster College's Board of Trustees has selected Bethami Dobkin, Ph.D., as the 19th president of Westminster College. Dobkin will join Westminster in July with inauguration celebrations planned for the fall....
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