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Kael Weston invites you to participate in a series of weekly lunchtime conversations with him about urgent policy issues, including social justice, that require serious leadership and personally impact the people who live and work in Utah’s 2nd congressional district. Civil Rights Wednesday, September 16, 12:30pm Human rights, dignity,...

Dear Friends and Supporters, Since announcing my run to represent the residents in Utah’s 2nd congressional district, there have been certain days—and paramount issues—that reinforce why I am seeking your support to flip the district. Recent reporting about Donald Trump’s disparagement of military service members and our...

Kael Weston invites you to participate in a series of weekly lunchtime conversations with him about urgent policy issues that require serious leadership and personally impact the people who live and work in Utah’s 2nd congressional district. Foreign Affairs Wednesday, September 9, 12:30pm Russian bounties and election interference,...

Dear Friends and Supporters, Last week, campaign Tech Director Tai and I attended three of the four rural town halls that Chris Stewart held, travelling 702 miles in my old truck over two days. Green alfalfa fields blurred into red rock deserts and back again under...

Dear Friends and Supporters, Former Secretary of State and Marine veteran George Shultz likened diplomacy to gardening. I have always liked that imagery and metaphor. Politicking across Utah’s vast 2nd Congressional district is gardening too. When done well, it requires repeat visits—not a drive-by, or election...

Dear Friends and Supporters, I want to share a video by a local community activist and well-known public television professional, Mary Dickson. Mary has long been an advocate for downwinders, families exposed to nuclear testing in the 1950s. Like my dad, she is a downwinder herself....

Kael Weston invites you to participate in a series of weekly lunchtime conversations with him about urgent policy issues that require serious leadership and personally impact the people who live and work in Utah’s 2nd congressional district. Public Lands & Environment Thursday, September 3, 12:30pm Utah’s majestic geography...

Dear Friends and Supporters, I am often asked “how is the campaign going?” by voters in the district and by family and friends living far away. Unsurprisingly, COVID has forced our campaign to shift dramatically—but effectively, I believe, all things considered. We do a lot by Zoom...

Dear Friends and Supporters, Utah’s 2nd Congressional District was gerrymandered by Utah’s Republican-dominated state legislature so that a Democrat could never win. After the last census, its boundaries were drawn to stretch the vast district from urban Salt Lake City to rural Southern Utah, 14 counties...

Beginning Wednesday, August 12, Kael invites you to participate in a series of seven weekly lunchtime conversations with him about urgent policy issues that require serious leadership and personally impact the people who live and work in Utah’s 2nd congressional district.   Wednesday, August 19, 12:30pm From landmark...