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Measure to Let Prospective Candidates File Remotely Advances

(KCPW News)  Utah lawmakers on Friday advanced a measure that would let prospective candidates for political office get on the ballot, even

Utah lawmakers advance bill to ban abortion of fetuses diagnosed with Down syndrome

A bill introduced in the House Judiciary committee Thursday seeks to prohibit abortions, if the reason for the procedure is a positive

Bill Would Require Witnesses to a Crime to Act

(KCPW News) Salt Lake Democratic Representative Brian King wants people to stop looking the other way. His House Bill 125 makes bystanders

Lawmaker’s Resolution Would Ask Congress to Exempt Utah from Antiquities Act

(KCPW News) Grand County Republican Rep. Carl Abrecht says that the Bears Ears and Grande Staircase Escalante National Monuments are too big,

House Speaker Greg Hughes Lays Out Priorities in Opening Remarks

(KCPW News) The 2018 Utah Legislative Session opened Monday with a bit of bragging. During opening remarks, Utah House Speaker Greg Hughes

Love meets with Trump, Herbert aims at youth suicide, Mormon church gets new top leaders

Rep. Mia Love, R-Utah, meets with President Donald Trump to discuss immigration policy — but not his “s—hole countries” remark. Gov. Gary

No re-election for Hughes, bad air may kill and Utah lawmaker wants to change water rules

Utah House Speaker Greg Hughes announces that he won’t seek re-election, stoking speculation that he will run for Utah governor in 2020. A

Mormon church leader Monson dies, and will Mitt Romney replace Hatch?

After 41 years in office, Orrin Hatch says he will retire from the Senate early next year. The news has led to

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour: Born Normal, Born Diseased: the Construction and Regulation of Immutable Sexual Types

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Re-Air date December 13 ~ 16, 2017) – As part of the events commemorating the Holocaust one discussion focused

Supporters of Bears Ears National Monument

How do Native peoples feel about Pres. Donald Trump’s decision to re-size the Bears Ears National Monument? Braidan Weeks, communications coordinator for