The world’s most elaborate game of telephone – Bernick and Schott on politics podcast

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Bob Bernick and Bryan Schott discuss the top Utah political stories from the past few days.

There are less than two weeks to go before the start of the 2020 Utah Legislature.

  • Rob Bishop won’t run for governor and endorses Thomas Wright.
  • Spencer Cox compares abortion to slavery.
  • Abby Huntsman leaves television to help advise her father’s campaign.
  • National Republicans are still trying to recruit a candidate to run against Ben McAdams in 2020.
  • Education officials and legislative leaders are at odds over funding for schools.
  • Mike Bloomberg is spending a lot of money in Utah

Plus, Bryan explains why “The View” is the best political show on television, and has a book recommendation for you.



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