Politics Up Close: House Candidate Jeff Bell, County Council Hopeful Missy Larsen

(KCPW News) Jeff Bell says he’s running for elected office because he got fed up. The Democrat says he’d rather be participating in the political process as a bystander, but the legislature has become too absurd. Bell can be heard online every week as host of The Left Show, one of many podcasts he created. We talked with him about his campaign for the Utah House of Representatives, where he’s running for an open seat.

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Then, if you recognize Missy Wilson Larsen’s maiden name, it’s because her family has a long history in Utah Democratic politics. But she’s running for Salt Lake County Council as a Republican, hoping to represent District Four on the east side. We talked with the businesswoman about what she has to offer voters and the important issues this election year.

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Listen to a podcast of the entire episode here:

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