Utah gay couples ask Supreme Court to hear appeal
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Even though they scored a key victory in federal appellate court, attorneys for three Utah gay and lesbian couples said…… READ MORE
Utah to appeal gay marriage ruling to high court
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah is going directly to the nation’s highest court to challenge a federal appeals court ruling that gay couples have a…… READ MORE
Utah residents become next to confront Bureau of Land Management, in growing debate
A band of Utah residents rode all-terrain vehicles onto federally managed public land Saturday to protest the Bureau of Land Management closing off the area.
The protest comes weeks after Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy’s successful… READ MORE
Utah Moves to Have First Primary
“Utah could offer the nation’s first presidential primary in 2016,” the Salt Lake Tribune reports.
“The House voted 58-14 Monday to pass HB410, sending it to the Senate. The bill would allow Utah to hold… READ MORE
Family Research Council supports Utah’s appeal in same sex marriage case
SALT LAKE CITY — A conservative Christian lobbying group filed a court brief Thursday supporting Utah’s appeal of a judge’s ruling that struck down the state’s ban on same-sex marriage.
The Family Research Council submitted… READ MORE
Which way do we go? Supreme Court puts gay marriage on hold in Utah
The Supreme Court on Monday put gay marriage on hold in Utah, giving the state time to appeal a federal… READ MORE
Utah appealing same-sex marriage ruling
SALT LAKE CITY — Utah state lawyers have again turned to a Denver-based federal appeals court in their bid to put a stop to gay couples getting married, saying the state should not be required… READ MORE
Matheson, Latham, Wolf retirements shake up the race for House control
Longtime Reps. Jim Matheson (D-Utah), Tom Latham (R-Iowa) and Frank Wolf (R-Va.) announced Tuesday they would not run for reelection, shaking up the race for the House.
Matheson’s retirement hands Republicans a near-certain pickup in… READ MORE
Hatch says Lee, other tea party Republicans need to be ‘rehabilitated’
SALT LAKE CITY — Sen. Orrin Hatch declined Tuesday to endorse the re-election of fellow Utah Republican Sen. Mike Lee but said Lee has plenty of time to improve his image after losing a high-stakes… READ MORE
Utah legislator calls for end to compulsory education
The idea of forcing children to attend school is outdated and should be scrapped in favor of a system that encourages learning by choice, state Sen. Aaron Osmond said in calling for an end to… READ MORE
Utah: Love Hires Top Hatch Strategist for Matheson Rematch
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. â€” After a 1-point loss in Utah last year, Saratoga Springs Mayor Mia Love is actively laying the groundwork for a second challenge to the sole Democrat in the stateâ€™s delegation, Rep.… READ MORE
UT: Rep. Matheson’s election victory confirmed
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) â€” Utah Republicans banked heavily on toppling Rep.Â Jim Matheson, a six-term Democrat in one of the country’s most heavily GOPÂ districts.
They recruitedÂ Mia LoveÂ hoping the 36-year-old mayor of Saratoga Springs and daughter… READ MORE
Republican Mia Love concedes to Democrat Jim Matheson in Utah
By Sean Sullivan, Washington Post
Rep. Jim Matheson (D-Utah) survived a tough challenge from Saratoga Springs Mayor Mia Love (R), edging out the challenger by little more than a single percentage point.
With all precincts… READ MORE