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16 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

News roundup: 20 archaic Senate rules still on the books

Mormons the most reliable GOP voting bloc. Mia Love goes on the air. Happy Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Religion, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormonism), US Politics, Orrin Hatch, Representative Chris Stewart, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jason Chaffetz

Mon Sep 15, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Utah poll troubling for Democrats, third-party candidates

Here are the candidates who will participate in the televised debates and how well they fared in a poll conducted in late August and early September. * Totals do not add up to 100 percent because every third party candidate was listed in the poll and those percentages are not included here.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Chris Stewart, US News, Jim Matheson, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Jason Chaffetz

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: Brand USA puts tourism dollars in Utahns' pockets

There is never a wrong time to visit Utah. The beauty of our landscapes, destinations, amusements, resorts and communities is that each season provides visitors a unique and authentic opportunity to experience all that we are able to enjoy each and every day.

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Related Topix: Utah, US Politics, Orrin Hatch, US News, US Senate, Republican, Representative Chris Stewart, Jim Matheson, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Utah Government, Opinion

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Utah delegation 'proud' of Canyonlands, but urges against monument

Washington a While celebrating the creation of Canyonlands National Park on its 50-year anniversary, Republican members of Congress from Utah urged President Barack Obama and Interior Secretary Sally Jewell in a letter Thursday not to expand the park and to let state and local leaders decide on how to protect the area around it. Sens. Orrin Hatch and Mike Lee and Reps.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Chris Stewart, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Jason Chaffetz, Senator Mike Lee, Orrin Hatch, Utah

Sun Advocate

Industry, government get together at Uintah Basin Energy Summit

It would seem an energy meeting, held in Uintah County, basically for Uintah and Duchesne county industries, would have little to do with Carbon county. Maybe that would have been true a few years ago, but in today's changing markets and transportation systems, the connection between the two areas grows more close daily.

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Related Topix: Duchesne County, UT, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Mon Sep 08, 2014

Deseret News

New commander takes baton at Ogden Air Logistics Complex

Brig. Gen. Carl Buhler assumes command during a change of command ceremony at Hill Aerospace Museum, Monday, Sept.

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Related Topix: Ogden, UT, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Military, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, US Air Force, Hill Air Force Base

Sun Sep 07, 2014

Deseret News

In our opinion: Utah Public Lands Initiative a long shot worth pursuing

A marker marking the land as a Wilderness Study Area at the base of the Cedar Mountains is shown Feb. 6, 2006, in Skull Valley, Utah. The Utah Public Lands Initiative is still considered a long shot - but the locally driven cooperative to mesh conservation and development still is a long shot worth taking.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Utah, Emery County, UT, Opinion

Deseret News

In our opinion: Utah Public Lands Initiative a long shot worth pursuing

A marker marking the land as a Wilderness Study Area at the base of the Cedar Mountains is shown Feb. 6, 2006, in Skull Valley, Utah. Officially, it's called the Utah Public Lands Initiative, but it's more commonly referred to as "Bishop's public lands initiative," in deference to championing Rep. Rob Bishop.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Utah, Opinion

Wed Sep 03, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Panelists say more women are needed in political office

Utah and the nation would benefit and government would be more balanced and better reflect the population if more women were wiling to seek public office. Butfew are willing to take the plunge - especially in Utah, according to a panel of female candidates for Congress and politicos.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Utah, University of Utah

Salt Lake Tribune

Op-ed: 'Energy Summit' shows who's driving Utah's bus

Researchers from Princeton and Northwestern Universities have confirmed your most cynical assessment of our political landscape.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Utah, Utah Government, Opinion

Washington Examiner

Eisenhower memorial staff books oversight meeting during congressional recess

Congress has repeatedly expressed its displeasure with the nine full-time federal employees tasked with designing a $150 million memorial to Dwight Eisenhower not far from the Capitol.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican

Mon Sep 01, 2014

PaintSquare

Ike Memorial Panned as - 5-Star Folly'

After 15 years, $65 million in appropriations, and not a shovel of dirt turned, the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission can add a congressional oversight panel to its growing list of critics.

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Letter: Bishop's recreation fee plan is just a tax

Utah Republican Rep. Rob Bishop has introduced HB 5204 to Congress. Rob Bishop is a longtime member of the party of "small government and low taxes."

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News, Opinion

ThinkProgress

5 Members Of Congress Who Oppose National Monuments But Love To Pose For Photos In Them

If it's August, there's a good chance you'll spot Members of Congress outside, celebrating a new wildlife refuge they helped create, pushing for the expansion of a wilderness area in their district, exploring America's newest national monument , or encouraging people to visit the national parks in their state.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Chris Stewart, Utah, Alcee Hastings, Elijah Cummings, Democrat

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Painting/Wallcovering Contractor

Panel Blasts Ike Memorial Cost, Snafus

After lavishing $41 million over a period longer than World War II, the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission has nothing to show, and much to answer for, its congressional overseers say.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Salt Lake Tribune

Jim Dabakis: By compromise or executive order, Greater Canyonlands needs protection

Edward Abbey called Utah's Canyonlands area "the most weird, wonderful, magical place on earth - there is nothing else like it anywhere."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Utah, US National Parks, Canyonlands National Park, Opinion

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Leader

Democrats say "kick the 'R' habit"

A Democratic Meet the Candidate Night on Tuesday evening at North Park Park was accompanied by heavy rains and strong winds.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Deseret News

Proposed collector natural gas lines in Moab area up for public review

The Bureau of Land Management is accepting public comment a proposal to install 25 miles of gathering lines to connect with this main natural gas line in the Moab area.

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Related Topix: Moab, UT, Grand County, UT, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Fox News

Westerners fear monumental land grab by Obama administration

Utah officials are scrambling to prevent the Obama administration from locking down thousands of acres of land in their backyard, as federal officials consider up to a dozen possible national monument designations - all in western states.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Utah, US National Parks, Arches National Park, US Governors, Gary Herbert, Conservative Political News

Salt Lake Tribune

News roundup: White House asks big biz for immigration reform help

White House looks to big biz on immigration reform. Missouri calls out the National Guard.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Millard County, UT, US Politics, Barack Obama, Utah, Republican, US House of Representatives

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