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The Latest: Greg Gianforte keeps low profile; Montana votes

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 1:28pm

The Latest on the assault case against Greg Gianforte, the Republican candidate for a Montana congressional seat in a Thursday special election. (all times local):

Provo mayor expected to announce candidacy for 3rd Congressional District

Linda Williams  |  Posted   May 25th - 12:51pm

Provo Mayor John Curtis is expected to announce Thursday evening that he is entering the race for Utah’s 3rd Congressional seat, being vacated by Rep. Jason Chaffetz.

The Latest: Greg Gianforte keeps low profile, Montana votes

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 12:10pm

The Latest on the assault case against Greg Gianforte, the Republican candidate for a Montana congressional seat in a Thursday special election. (all times local):

GOP House hopeful Greg Gianforte charged with assault

Bobby Caina Calvan, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 11:32am

The Republican candidate in the nationally-watched election Thursday for Montana's sole congressional seat has been charged with misdemeanor assault for allegedly grabbing a reporter by the neck and throwing him to the ground.

The Latest: GOP lawmakers say little about Montana candidate

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 25th - 8:50am

The Latest on the assault case against Greg Gianforte, the Republican candidate for a Montana congressional seat in a Thursday special election. (all times local):

GOP candidate charged with misdemeanor assault of reporter

Bobby Caina Calvan, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 11:42pm

The Republican candidate for Montana's sole congressional seat was charged with misdemeanor assault Wednesday night after witnesses told police Greg Gianforte grabbed a reporter by the neck and slammed him to the ground the night before polls close in the nationally-watched election.

The Latest: GOP hopeful charged with misdemeanor assault

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 11:08pm

The Latest on assault allegations against Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte (all times local):

New GOP chairman will 'stay the course' on SB54 lawsuit while working toward new compromise

Lisa Riley Roche  |  Posted   May 24th - 6:20pm

New Utah GOP Chairman Rob Anderson said Wednesday he's told attorneys to "stay the course" on the party's appeal of a loss to the state over a controversial change to the candidate nomination process.

Trump budget faces Dem opposition, GOP doubts about math

Andrew Taylor, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 3:37pm

President Donald Trump's budget chief delivered a spirited defense of the plan's deep spending cuts, but his agriculture secretary offered only a half-hearted endorsement of proposed reductions to farm subsidies and food stamps.

Correction: Conway-Republican Fundraiser story

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 1:39pm

In a story May 18 about presidential counselor Kellyanne Conway speaking to supporters in New Hampshire, The Associated Press erroneously estimated the number in attendance as about 150 people. Further reporting has indicated the hotel ballroom, which seats 500, was near capacity.

Ad targeting Utah's .05 percent DUI law to run in Las Vegas newspaper

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted   May 23rd - 9:12pm

A national organization's ongoing fight against Utah's lowest-in-the-nation legal blood alcohol content for driving will hit a Nevada newspaper Wednesday.

Chaffetz formed new firm before saying he would leave House

Michelle L. Price, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 7:07pm

Utah Rep. Jason Chaffetz, whose abrupt announcement last week that he was quitting Congress and his key role as chairman on the House Oversight Committee left a trail of questions, set up a new company in April just a day before announcing he wouldn't run for re-election.

Health care is key issue as Montana fills US House seat

Bobby Caina Calvan, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 6:35pm

Meagher County, Montana, may not be much different than the rest of the rural enclaves across America that voted overwhelmingly for Donald Trump last fall.

Ainge joins field of candidates to replace Rep. Jason Chaffetz in Utah's 3rd District

Dennis Romboy  |  Posted   May 23rd - 5:37pm

A person with a familiar last name, especially to sports fans, has jumped into the race for Utah's soon-to-be-vacant 3rd Congressional District seat.

Authorities: Montana Republican congressional candidate cited for misdemeanor assault over incident with reporter

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 10:56pm

Authorities: Montana Republican congressional candidate cited for misdemeanor assault over incident with reporter.

Fox News says crew saw Montana House candidate Greg Gianforte grab Guardian reporter by neck and slam him to the ground

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 8:50pm

Fox News says crew saw Montana House candidate Greg Gianforte grab Guardian reporter by neck and slam him to the ground.

Guardian reporter alleges Republican candidate for Montana's sole US House seat body-slammed him day before election

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 6:33pm

Guardian reporter alleges Republican candidate for Montana's sole US House seat body-slammed him day before election.

The Latest: Vermont governor vetoes marijuana bill

The Associated Press  |  Posted   May 24th - 12:58pm

The Latest on Vermont's governor vetoing a marijuana legalization bill (all times local):

Judge allows recall vote over post-Trump-victory resolution

Becky Bohrer, Associated Press  |  Posted   May 23rd - 6:51pm

An Alaska judge on Tuesday refused to block a scheduled recall vote for three Homer City Council members who sponsored a resolution promoting inclusivity after President Donald Trump's election.