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Congratulations to Thom DeSirant, new Millcreek City Council member & Utah Democratic Party Executive Director. Democrats across our state, including in rural counties, are telling me that they’re ready to remind neighbors what Dems stand for this election cycle & all that follow — & for...

Davina Smith, Democratic Party candidate for House District 69 — vs. the notorious incumbent Phil Lyman — joined the Utah Women’s Democratic Club virtual luncheon today. Here’s an oped I wrote about Davina & her race, published in last Sunday’s SL Tribune. “Smith’s background has prepared her...

Mike Lee is silent on voting rights & duplicitous on the filibuster — while trying to distract us from his role before, during & after 1/6. Author William Golding is quotable: Mike Lee — for four years — acted as if his job, paid by us, was...

Rachel Whipple is the newest member of “Team Provo” as Mayor Michelle Kaufusi put it, T-shirt in hand — a gift for newly elected officials. Rachel was sworn in this evening as a new Provo City Council member, noting in her remarks that, “Provo will welcome...

Good & reassuring, so far this water year at least, to see our very dry & politically reddish state so … blue. But saving the Great Salt Lake will take more water and political will.   Utah House Speaker Brad Wilson writes that “the ongoing drought and...

Dear Friends and Supporters, Happy Halloween. While this congressional campaign is nearing an end, our team and volunteers continue to work hard to get out the vote. We have been contacting conservative voters this past week, with some positive traction, while still reaching unaffiliated and Democratic-leaning...