Podcast: Bernick and Schott on politics Ep. 346

Bob Bernick and Bryan Schott analyze the week that was in Utah politics.

Ben McAdams is challenging Mia Love for Congress. Does he have a chance to unseat the two-term Congresswoman?

United Utah Party candidate Jim Bennett had the best performance in the televised 3rd District debate on Wednesday night. It won’t change the outcome of November’s election (Republican John Curtis will win), but it might bestow credibility on the nascent party.

Republican on Republican crime. The Legislature is going to sue Attorney General Sean Reyes to get him to release a legal opinion about the legality of the process in the 3rd Congressional District.

Sen. Orrin Hatch is lashing out at a Washington Post report that claimed he helped perpetuate the opioid epidemic.

Our weekly segment “Holy crap! Trump did what?” wherein we explain why every day of the Trump presidency feels like a week.

Plus, Bob explains why Gov. Gary Herbert’s press operation is starting to frustrate him.