Quick Primer: Where (and What) Are All of the Same-Sex Marriage Cases in Utah

| June 9, 2014

For those trying to keep track of where all the same-sex marriage cases are in the process, it can get really confusing. Here’s a quick recap and primer of what the different cases are and where they’re at: Kitchen v. Herbert This is the main case over the validity of Utah’s Amendment 3, the 2004 […]

Former Gov and Romney Transition Lead Mike Leavitt to states: Implement Obamacare!

| November 17, 2012

Former Utah Governor, and the head of Mitt Romney’s transition team, Mike Leavitt is encouraging states to comply with Obamacare and setup insurance exchanges, rather than leaving things to the Feds. Last week, the Salt Lake Tribune reported that members of the Utah Legislature had sent a letter to Governor Gary Herbert, demanding that Utah […]

Orrin Hatch Flip Flops On Convention Promises, Attacks Gov Herbert’s Policies

| September 17, 2012

When will they realize that we have longer than 30 second memories? Utah Senator Orrin Hatch is drowning his credibility and integrity in the bathtub, just so he can take a weak potshot at President Obama. Remember Romney’s welfare work requirement scandal? He got nailed by news networks and fact-checking organizations nationwide when he started […]

Average Utahn Caught In A Republican Political Scandal

| April 2, 2012

So what happens when an average everyday Utahn gets caught up in the middle of a Republican political scandal? Nothing good. Just look at the story of Denice Graham, and the lives that were hurt because she didn’t matter.

Sutherland Institute Misleading Parents On Anti-SexEd?

| March 9, 2012

Utah – Conservative lobbyists The Sutherland Institute are emailing parents across the state, telling them to contact Governor Herbert and support HB 363, the recently passed Anti-SexEd bill. But are they misleading parents on the facts? In an email to parents sent out tonight, The Sutherland Institute (under the direction of Paul Mero) is encouraging […]

BREAKING: Utah Activists Storm The Capitol! Furious Over HB 477 – pics and vid

| March 10, 2011

Salt Lake City, Utah – This Is Happening Now! Activists are storming the Utah State Capitol Building on the final night of the legislative session, furious over the Republicans’ passage of HB 477 which denies citizen access to legislative communications. Video and Pics below! There are currently over 400 people charging up the stairs and […]

Dem’s Response To Herbert’s “State Of The State” Shows Typical Victim Stance

| January 26, 2011

No one is more sympathetic towards our Democratic legislators in Utah than I am. They’re up against the enormous and oft-bullying bulk of the super majority of Republicans and it’s in no way an easy job. But how can we ever change things if we continue to play the victim? The Democratic response to Governor […]