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AP Interview: Santorum undecided in 2016 bid

04/26/2014 8:32am
The once and perhaps future presidential candidate Rick Santorum has lots of policy ideas for fellow Republicans seeking public office.

Bundy symptomatic of larger problem, Western GOP lawmakers say

04/26/2014 12:14pm
The contentious issue of federal land ownership in Western states may have been highlighted in Cliven Bundy's fight in Nevada, but Western GOP lawmakers say it speaks to a much larger problem of too much federal control.

In Maine, Rand Paul says GOP must grow to win

04/26/2014 2:21pm
The Republican Party must become a bigger coalition that welcomes diverse ideas to win national elections, Sen. Rand Paul said Saturday at the Maine Republican Party convention.

Peter Corroon picked as new Democratic Party chair

04/26/2014 6:07pm
Utah Democrats elected a familiar face to lead their party Saturday — former Salt Lake County Mayor Peter Corroon.

Proposal would swap school grading system for comprehensive report card

04/26/2014 7:11pm
A proposal unveiled Tuesday by Gov. Gary Herbert's education adviser could see Utah's controversial school grading system swapped for a report card that accounts for demographics and college-level coursework.

Utah GOP approves anti-Count My Vote resolution

04/26/2014 8:49pm
Utah Republicans have approved a resolution supporting a pushback against newly approved changes to the process political parties use to nominate candidates for office.

Love secures 4th District nomination at GOP convention

04/26/2014 11:11pm
Utah's three Republican Congressmen easily won their party's nomination at the GOP State Convention on Saturday, as did Mia Love in her second bid for the 4th District seat held by Democratic Rep. Jim Matheson.