(KCPW News) This afternoon, Attorney General Mark Shurtleff made official the news that he accidentally leaked via Twitter last week. He is entering the race against fellow Republican and long-time lawmaker, Senator Bob Bennett. Here is an excerpt of the speech he gave on the steps of the Capitol.
That was an excerpt of Attorney General Mark Shurtleff's speech announcing his intent to run for Senate. He says he wants to get a fresh face in Washington. That call is being sounded by conservatives around the nation. Shurtleff spoke at the tax day tea party protest last month that drew thousands of Utah conservatives to protest federal spending. His announcement followed a states' rights rally at the Capitol.