"Bernick and Schott on Politics" runs down the top-10 political news stories in Utah from the last year.
Our #9 story is the growing power of Utah's Congressional delegation.
Following the GOP sweep in the 2014 midterms, Utah's members of Congress are poised to have a lot of influence in Washington. Sen. Orrin Hatch is the President Pro Tempore of the Senate and Chair of the Finance Committee. Rep. Jason Chaffetz is appointed Chair of the House Oversight Committee and Rep. Rob Bishop will head up the House Natural Resources Committee.