Local Headlines 10-15-18

Deseret News

Pignanelli and Webb: The Kavanaugh saga’s big impact on everyone

Op-ed: Utah Medical Cannabis Act is safer, more responsible than Prop 2

Op-ed: Is just one more tax increase going to hurt?

McAdams holds 1-point lead over Love in new internal poll

Group puts pressure on Utah lawmakers as panel set to discuss marijuana compromise bill

Mitt Romney: A familiar name hopes to serve Utah, country

Jenny Wilson: Local leader hopes to bring bipartisanship to D.C.

Jenny Wilson and Mitt Romney: Meet two candidates vying to replace outgoing Utah Sen. Orrin Hatch

Ben McAdams: Democratic challenger disappointed with tone of race

Mia Love: Incumbent notes heated campaign brings personal cost

Get to know Mia Love and Ben McAdams, two candidates in Utah’s 4th Congressional District race

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: Voters should reject this legislative power grab

Paul Mero: An odd way of arguing with people of faith

Editorial: Vote yes on Utah Propositions 2, 3 and 4

Raising the gas tax to fund Utah schools doesn’t have majority support — but it’s a close call, new poll says

A duck hunter fired in the direction of a police officer. Then the cop was charged with a crime in a case that has reached Utah’s Supreme Court.

Promoters of $1.4 billion railroad in Utah’s oil country want state help

Ben McAdams camp says internal poll shows him narrowly leading Rep. Mia Love in Utah’s hottest major race

Evictions: the dark side of Salt Lake City’s housing boom

Salt Lake City’s Project Homeless Connect provides more than 200 services for people experiencing homelessness

Other

Utah companies report more stability despite ongoing U.S./China trade war (Daily Herald)

Utah County Women’s Legislative Council: a bipartisan effort to get women involved in politics (Daily Herald)

Mitt Romney, Jenny Wilson compete for Utah’s U.S. Senate seat (Daily Herald)

District 8 Utah House hopefuls spar over GOP dominance, private sector ties (Standard-Examiner)