Tag: Democrats

Utah Democrats nominate Kathie Allen to replace Chaffetz – Daily Herald

Utah Democrats have nominated physician Kathie Allen as their candidate in the election to replace Republican Jason Chaffetz in the U.S. House. Delegates to the Democratic convention at Weber State University chose Allen over two other candidates on Saturday. Unlike…

Utah Democrats gather to pick 3rd District candidate, new party leader

OGDEN — Utah Democrats are meeting today to choose a new state party leader and a candidate for the 3rd Congressional District special election. Eight candidates remain in the running for Utah Democratic Party chairman after allegations of sexual impropriety…

Fed-Up Republicans, Dems Form New Centrist Party in Utah

Utah Republicans and Democrats disgusted with the “extremism” of the two major political parties have launched a centrist alternative called the United Utah Party. And the new party hopes to be an immediate player by presenting a candidate to run…

House Dems: Documents show consultation with feds, Utah leaders on Bears Ears monument creation – Salt Lake Tribune

Washington • House Democrats say, based on thousands of pages of documents, that the Interior Department had worked and communicated with Utah elected leaders ahead of the declaration of the Bears Ears National Monument despite their claims that it was…

Utah Democrat Jenny Wilson appointed to national party transition team

For Democrats to move forward, the party must stop “looking in the rear view mirror” at its defeat in the 2016 election and the division that sprouted between supporters of Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders, says Utah’s national committeewoman for…