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FILE: Former President Donald Trump, seen here on May 28, filed his paperwork on November 15 establ...
Gabby Orr and Fredreka Schouten, CNN

Former President Donald Trump says he’s launching another White House bid

On Tuesday, former President Donald Trump announced that he will run again for President in 2024.
12 days ago
Rep. Kevin McCarthy was nominated by a secret ballot of his peers to replace Rep. Nancy Pelosi if R...
LISA MASCARO and FARNOUSH AMIRI Associated Press

McCarthy wins nomination for House speaker, but grind ahead

McCarthy won the nomination Tuesday from his GOP colleagues in a secret ballot election. But it's just the start.
12 days ago
utah house members...
Elizabeth Weiler

Utah welcomes new house members in both parties

There are three new party members in both the Utah House and Senate, and a full female line-up in the Utah Democrat's leadership.
12 days ago
Former U.S. President Donald Trump talks to the press on the grounds of his Mar-a-Lago resort on mi...
Gabby Orr and Steve Contorno, CNN

Trump is on the defense as he prepares for expected 2024 announcement

It's a concern Trump allies are confronting head on as they privately explore ways to make the monstrous pile of cash he has raised since leaving office available to him as a presidential candidate.
12 days ago
A member of the Utah Taxpayers Association weighs in on how Salt Lake County will spend an 85 milli...
Curt Gresseth

SLC voters OK $85 million parks and trails bond. Is it worth higher taxes?

The Utah Tax Payers Association offers insight into the parks and trails bond and breaks down what the money will fund.
12 days ago
Democrat Katie Hobbs (left) will win Arizona's governor's race, CNN projects, defeating Republican ...
Maeve Reston, CNN

Katie Hobbs will win Arizona governor’s race, CNN projects, defeating Trump favorite Kari Lake

Nearly a week after the election, Arizona Democrat Katie Hobbs will win the Arizona governor's race, CNN projects.
13 days ago
Maeve Reston, CNN

Democrat Mark Kelly will win reelection to US Senate, CNN projects

CNN projects that Arizona Democratic Sen. Mark Kelly will defeat Republican challenger Blake Masters.
16 days ago
Sen. Gene Davis...
Simone Seikaly

Special election to replace Sen. Gene Davis after sexual harassment allegations

Utah Democrats are holding a special election to replace Sen. Gene Davis who is retiring early after allegations of sexual harassment from a former intern. 
16 days ago
Ballot counting continues in Arizona two days after Election Day 2022 Hanging in the balance could ...
JONATHAN J. COOPER Associated Press

Late-counted Arizona votes will decide winners of key races

At stake in Arizona are control of Congress and the rules for the 2024 presidential election in a crucial battleground state.
17 days ago
The Utah Senate Minority Caucus announced its leadership team on Thursday....
Simone Seikaly

Utah Senate Minority Caucus announces 2022 leadership

The leadership described the Senate Minority Caucus as having a responsibility to give voice to underrepresented populations in Utah.
17 days ago
Image of ballots at the Salt Lake County Clerk's processing center on Nov. 8, 2022. Several races i...
Samantha Herrera

At least 147,000 ballots left to be counted in Salt Lake County election

Some of the races in the Salt Lake County election are very close, with just a few hundred votes separating candidates.
17 days ago
Neither Democratic Sen. Raphael Warnock (left) nor Republican challenger Herschel Walker surpassed ...
Paul LeBlanc, CNN

How the Georgia Senate runoff will work

The U.S. Senate seat in Georgia will be determined by a runoff on Dec. 6.
17 days ago
Seen here are Sarah Huckabee Sanders of Arkansas, Democrat Maura Healey of Massachusetts, and Democ...
Simone Pathe, CNN

Female governors will break a record in 2023

There will be a record number of female governors in the country next year.
17 days ago
The exterior of Orem High School, in Orem, Utah. This is one of the high schools that would have sp...
Simone Seikaly

Orem mayor feeling positive despite failure of Proposition 2

Orem Mayor David Young admits he was disappointed about Proposition 2 failing, but he feels positive about starting the conversation. 
18 days ago
Side by side image of Herschel Walker and Raphael Warnock, the candidates for U.S. Senate running i...
Gregory Krieg, CNN

Georgia Senate race will go to a runoff

Neither candidate surpassed the 50% threshold to win the race outright on Tuesday.
18 days ago
Orem High School from Alpine School District is pictured. alpine school district split debate...
Chris Jacobs

Alpine School District will not split, according to preliminary results

Initial numbers showed that over 70% of voters in Orem chose not to split the Alpine School District to create an Orem Schoo District.
18 days ago
Image of a school bus for the Davis School District, which is poised to received a nearly 500 milli...
Elizabeth Weiler

Davis School District projected to receive bonds, but votes are close

As of Wednesday morning, some 52,969 Davis County voters had approved the issuance of bonds, while 41,044 did not. 
18 days ago
Republican Florida Governor Ron DeSantis celebrates onstage during his 2022 midterm elections night...
Eric Bradner, Dan Merica and Gregory Krieg, CNN

Takeaways from the 2022 midterms: Battle for control of the House and Senate still up in the air

Control of the House and Senate was unknown by Wednesday morning.
18 days ago
open space bond...
Elizabeth Weiler

So far, most Salt Lake County voters have approved the open space bond

The parks, trails, and open spaces bond, according to the Salt Lake City website, will continue to enhance the public lands system.
18 days ago
Senator Mike Lee is among those working on an amendment to protect religious liberties in The Respe...
Adam Small

Evan McMullin concedes Senate race to Mike Lee

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s highly contentious and expensive Senate race has its winner.  After arguably the most popular Utah race began counting votes, Sen. Mike Lee appeared to be in the lead.  It wasn’t until numbers were just over an hour into being counted that Evan McMullin conceded the race last night. Sen. Lee […]
18 days ago
debates...
Kira Hoffelmeyer

GOP candidates keeping their jobs

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah’s Republican congressmen will all keep their jobs.  It seemed as if Blake Moore, Chris Stewart, John Curtis and Burgess Owens barely broke a sweat last night as they soared to victory in their respective districts. Moore swept past his opponent leading Democrat Rick Jones by 40%. The other three congressmen […]
18 days ago
The Associated Press is projecting Rep. Blake Moore, R-Utah, will be the winner of the 1st Congress...
Mark Jones

Blake Moore projected winner in 1st Congressional District

Congressman Blake Moore is the projected winner of Utah's 1st Congressional District. Moore received nearly 40 percent more votes than his challenger.
19 days ago
Normally, newsrooms have strict rules about when to call an election for one candidate or another....
Mark Jones

Republicans denied in seeking delay in closure of Arizona polling stations

Roughly a quarter of the polling stations in Maricopa County, Ariz., experienced problems with the ballot tabulators on Tuesday. Republicans sought a delay in the closure of those voting centers.
19 days ago
Miranda Padilla holds her 11-month-old son Grayson Sanchez while marking her ballot at a polling ce...
The Associated Press

Blog: Polls close in 2 dozen states; new governors make history

Polls close in two dozen states as the nation goes to the polls in the 2022 midterm elections.
19 days ago

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