We run down our latest poll numbers. Salt Lake City residents don’t support the inland port. Support for a proposed gas tax hike to boost education dips. Medicaid expansion has the backing of a big majority of Utahns. President Trump’s approval is still below 50% in Utah.
Shireen Ghorbani makes a big unforced error in her debate with Chris Stewart, while Stewart continues to run interference for the Trump administration on the Russia investigation.
A liberal Utah group files a campaign finance complaint against Mia Love, unveiling the action in such a way to cause her maximum political damage.
Staffers for Sen. Orrin Hatch and Mike Lee are going bananas on Twitter defending Brett Kavanaugh from allegations he sexually assaulted a woman while in High School.
And, Donald Trump once again tries and fails to show empathy for hurricane victims.
Bob Bernick and Bryan Schott guide you through a wild week in Utah political news.