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  1. Former Romney finance director courting a challenger to Sen. Mike LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    The man responsible for raising nearly $1 billion for Mitt Romney's last presidential race is trying to talk a Provo business executive into running against Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah. Spencer Zwick told KSL News he wants to see Alex Dunn , president of Vivint Inc., who worked on Romney's 2002 campaign for governor of Massachusetts and served on his gubernatorial staff, take on Lee in a GOP primary in 2016.

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  2. Top Romney adviser courts challenger to US Sen. Mike LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Spencer Zwick, who remains one of Mitt Romney's closest advisers after leading his massive fundraising operation in the 2012 presidential race, is courting a challenger to U.S. Sen. Mike Lee of Utah. Zwick said he's trying to get Provo business executive Alex Dunn to take on Lee in the 2016 Republican primary, and would help Dunn if he enters the race.

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  3. Poll says Utah Republicans still widely undecided on favored presidential candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    Now that Utah's favorite son Mitt Romney is no longer a candidate for president, "undecided" is the top choice of the state's Republicans in the party's 2016 nomination race. A new UtahPolicy.com poll found that just over one-fourth, 26 percent, of Utah Republicans haven't picked a preferred presidential candidate yet.

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  4. John Kasich for Republican nomineeRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... always comes down to continued tax cuts and cutting regulation. On the same show if I remember correctly, Senator Mike Lee of Utah was making a case for his new book and proposed tax code revisions that, and he admited this to host Chuck Todd -would ...

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  5. Former Romney finance chairman courting a challenger to Sen. Mike LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Deseret News

    The man responsible for raising nearly $1 billion for Mitt Romney's last presidential race is trying to talk a Provo business executive into running against Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah. Spencer Zwick told the Deseret News he wants to see Alex Dunn, president of Vivint Inc., who worked on Romney's 2002 campaign for governor of Massachusetts and served on his gubernatorial staff, take on Lee in a GOP primary in 2016.

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  6. Comcast Deal Would Have Promoted Media BiasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Max

    On April 24, Comcast announced that it is withdrawing its bid to acquire Time Warner Cable due to opposition from the Department of Justice and Federal Communications Commission. This is huge.

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  7. Bush, Rubio, Walker, Cruz? 'Undecided' tops Utah Republican pick for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Deseret News

    Now that Utah's favorite son Mitt Romney is no longer a candidate for president, "undecided" is the top choice of the state's Republicans in the party's 2016 nomination race. A new UtahPolicy.com poll found that just over one-fourth, 26 percent, of Utah Republicans haven't picked a preferred presidential candidate yet.

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  8. Poll: 'Undecided' tops Utah Republican pick for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Deseret News

    Now that Utah's favorite son Mitt Romney is no longer a candidate for president, "undecided" is the top choice of the state's Republicans in the party's 2016 nomination race. A new UtahPolicy.com poll found that just over one-fourth, 26 percent, of Utah Republicans haven't picked a preferred presidential candidate yet.

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  9. RINOS confirm Loretta Lynch at attorney general despite dire warningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Examiner.com

    ... Portman (R-Ohio) to join Senate Democrats and with a 56-43 vote, confirmed Lynch as attorney general. When Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) asked his Facebook followers what they thought of confirming Lynch, their "answer to this question was an overwhelming ...

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  10. Here Are the Top Seven Rino Moments of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Gateway Pundit

    McConnell whipped for Loretta Lynch, putting him at odds with Tea Party conservatives: http://t.co/OqTOszZ1Lp pic.twitter.com/yXn3luud7u This was one of those weeks when those who voted for Republicans last fall are left scratching their heads, wondering if they are reliving the closing paragraph of George Orwell's Animal Farm . "The creatures outside looked from pig to man, and from man to pig, and form pig to man again; but already it was impossible to say which was which."

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  11. Sen. Ted Cruz introduces bills to stop gay marriageRead the original story

    Friday | Anchorage Daily News

    Days before the U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments on same-sex marriage, Sen. Ted Cruz has filed two bills to protect states that bar gay couples from marrying. Cruz's legislation would establish a constitutional amendment shielding states that define marriage as between one woman and one man from legal action, according to bill language obtained by Bloomberg News.

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  12. News roundup: Drudge still asking: Will Mitt Romney run?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salt Lake Tribune

    Drudge still asking: Will Mitt run? Utah GOP leaders move on litmus test plan. Hatch backs Lynch, Lee doesn't.

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  13. Exclusive: Vote Data Shows Democrats Still Control US SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Breitbart.com

    Senate Democrats still control the U.S. Senate, election results last November aside, an analysis of all the votes taken since Sen. Mitch McConnell took over as Majority Leader shows. In fact, with two minor exceptions, every single vote that has passed the U.S. Senate since the beginning of this Congress in January has passed with at least-usually more than-93 percent of support from Democrats.

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  14. Ted Cruz files bills to shield states that bar gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Dallas Morning News

    Days before the U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments on same-sex marriage, Sen. Ted Cruz has filed two bills to protect states that bar gay couples from marrying. Cruz's legislation would establish a constitutional amendment shielding states that define marriage as between one woman and one man from legal action, according to bill language obtained by Bloomberg News.

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  15. Orrin Hatch votes yes, Mike Lee votes no on confirmation of Loretta Lynch for attorney generalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Salt Lake Tribune

    Attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch, President Barack Obama's choice to run the Justice Department, is sworn in before the Senate Judiciary Committee for her confirmation hearing, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. If confirmed, Lynch would replace Attorney General Eric Holder, who announced his resignation in September after leading the Justice Department for six years.

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  16. Ted Cruz Introduces Bills to Stop Gay MarriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bloomberg

    ... have to spend time demonstrating that he can actually accomplish these things.'' Last year, Cruz and Utah Senator Mike Lee filed similar legislation to protect more than 30 states that currently define marriage as a union between one man and one ...

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  17. 4/23/2015Read the original story

    Thursday | Digby

    "Safeguards at every step of the process...?" by digby So Loretta Lynch was confirmed. I guess that's one legislative roadblock that's been removed.

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  18. McConnell whipped for Lynch, avoiding nuclear falloutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Hill

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell worked quietly to round up more than 60 votes to end a filibuster of Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch, Republican senators say. After holding up Lynch's confirmation vote for weeks, McConnell worked to ensure she would overcome a filibuster with a strong bipartisan vote, pitting him against Tea Party firebrand Sen. Ted Cruz and other conservatives.

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  19. Fearing Racism Charges, Senate Republicans Cave on Lynch Joel Gehrke...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | National Review Online

    ... unconstitutional. "It appears to be all upside for him personally and for what he wants to accomplish," Senator Mike Lee (R., Utah) tells while discussing the orders. "There is significant downside to the American people and to our legal system and ...

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  20. Alexander Statement On Voting Against Attorney General NominationRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... nominations have been decided throughout the history of the Senate." On Feb. 4 Senator Alexander and Senator Mike Lee (R-Utah) introduced legislation to establish by Senate rule the Senate tradition of approving presidential nominations by a simple ...

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