Politics

Latter-day Saints are in top U.S. diplomatic positions around the world. Church missions and world-class language programs might be why.
The Wasatch Front Regional Council voted to include the Little Cottonwood Canyon Canyon gondola in its proposed transportation plan.
The ongoing drought has caused entire towns go dry in the West and Utah, inflicting millions of dollars in costs to provide a solution.
The congressman was recently denied a seat on the House Intelligence Committee by House Speaker Kevin McCarthy
SB16 faces one more legislative hurdle in the Senate before heading to Gov. Spencer Cox’s desk.
The Utah Republican says military aid for Ukraine is consistent with U.S. spending on its own national defense.
Actress Octavia Spencer said since ‘The Help’ premiered 12 years ago, society has taken a ‘very, very, dangerous’ turn in regards to history
A review of cast vote data in Maricopa County found many Republican-leaning voters voted for Democrat Katie Hobbs
The former president has been off the social media networks since the day after the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol insurrection.
HB215 passed by a more than two-thirds margin in both the House and Senate, which means the bill cannot be challenged by referendum.
Democrat Hobbs said she was focused “on the humanitarian aspects of this” and said it is not a political stunt
Alleged assailant’s attorneys said releasing the videos will deprive their client of a fair trial.
The national debt has jumped nearly sixfold this century, and it was fueled by Republicans and Democrats alike.
GenBioPro filed a lawsuit in federal court, arguing that the FDA’s approval of the drug preempts state laws restricting access to abortion pills.
Royann Gregerson, a Utah elementary school teacher, said she’s been wanting a bill like this for 30 years.
‘It’s sad that we need this type of legislation, but clearly it’s needed,” Utah lawmakers says
His actions could put him at odds with local and state lawmakers
A proposed resolution would set a concrete goal for improving the lake, while a bill would direct sales tax revenue toward water conservation.
The Utah Senate vote 20-8 to preliminarily approve HB215 on Wednesday. A final vote is coming Thursday.
The IRS warns that stimulus funds, expanded child tax credits and other breaks that expired in 2021 will shrink refunds for many 2022 filers.
Rep. Chris Stewart says government agencies have abused their power to intimidate and silence people.
The term ‘woke’ was published in The New York Times in 1962, but it meant something else back then.
A journalist and historian of the right looks at the fate of the American conservative.
A House panel endorsed a bill requiring colleges to grant residency to noncitizens who have received or applied for certain immigration status.
Utah Lt. Gov. Deidre Henderson threw her support behind a bill to require police officers to conduct lethality assessments when responding to domestic violence cases.
We spoke to BYU students about what it’s like to date in an era of political polarization.
In her State of the City address, Salt Lake City Mayor Erin Mendenhall announced a $100 million fundraising partnership to revitalize the city’s Ballpark neighborhood.
A bill to ban sex reassignment surgeries and place a moratorium on cross-sex hormones now heads to House floor.
Pence had instructed his lawyer to begin conducting searches after the Biden administration found several rounds of classified documents from Biden’s term as vice president
‘We need to hear from Beyonce herself about how she feels about the situation that our community faces over there,’ a fan told the BBC about her recent performance in Dubai
The Utah Republican dropped ‘she’s cheer captain and I’m on the bleachers’ in a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing.
‘May I suggest, respectfully, that Ticketmaster oughta look in the mirror and say, “I’m the problem, it’s me”?’ Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., said
McGonigal is alleged to have committed the very violations he swore to investigate, an FBI official says
An upscale community outside Scottsdale had its water shut off due to drought and despite warnings from city leaders to find an alternative source.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., pointed to ticketing issues for concerts held by Bruce Springsteen and Bad Bunny
More than half of maternal mortalities occur between 1 week and 1 year postpartum. What are we doing to support new mothers?
The race for Sen. Kyrsten Sinema’s seat could be among the most competitive 2024 Senate races
In the recording posted on Twitter, Allison Sorensen can be heard saying that she wants to “destroy public education” and insinuates that lawmakers do too.
A Senate panel endorsed a bill to provide scholarships to Utah families for private education and give public school teachers a raise.
Part of the Michigan-based Romney political dynasty, McDaniel could make history this week.
The mayor of Ivins, Utah says Washington County needs to address unfettered growth and its impact on drought.
‘If you fall on the side of indoctrination, we’re going to decline. If it’s education, then we will do it,’ DeSantis said at a news conference
Utah has cut enough taxes over the years, coalition says. This year, it’s time to invest more in education, housing, water and other areas.
The National Park Service has crafted a three-option plan for the dwindling, drought-challenged Nevada reservoir.