Utah Democratic Party announces official candidate list for House District 31 special election

Today at 5:00 pm, the candidate filing period for the House District 31 special election officially closed, and the Utah Democratic Party announced the official candidate list, as follows:

Brett Garner (brettgarner.org)

Verona Mauga (voteverona.com)

Matt Swensen (no website provided)

These candidates will compete in the special election to replace now-Senator Karen Kwan in the Utah House of Representatives. The virtual meeting of delegates will take place on Friday, January 27th, beginning at 6:00 pm. The virtual meeting link can be found HERE. Each candidate will be given the opportunity to speak, after which ranked-choice electronic delegate voting will open, closing at 9:00 pm that evening. The results will be announced shortly after voting closes.

The full details of the election can be found at utahdemocrats.org/hd31-special-election.