Poll: Utahns don’t want President-elect Trump’s U.S.-Mexico border wall

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — Utahns don’t want President-elect Donald Trump to build the wall he promised along the U.S.-Mexico border and also don’t believe he’ll get Mexico to pay for it, according to poll results released Thursday. The UtahPolicy.com poll found […]

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Poll: Utahns don’t want President-elect Trump’s U.S.-Mexico border wall

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — Utahns don’t want President-elect Donald Trump to build the wall he promised along the U.S.-Mexico border and also don’t believe he’ll get Mexico to pay for it, according to poll results released Thursday. The UtahPolicy.com poll found […]

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Poll: Utahns don’t want President-elect Trump’s U.S.-Mexico border wall

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — Utahns don’t want President-elect Donald Trump to build the wall he promised along the U.S.-Mexico border and also don’t believe he’ll get Mexico to pay for it, according to poll results released Thursday. The UtahPolicy.com poll found […]

Utah Democrats hope to leverage concern over President-elect Trump as they rebuild party

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — Utah Democrats are hoping they can count on concern over Republican President-elect Donald Trump to compel new interest in their party as they regroup following another disappointing election year. “I think Donald Trump represents the Democrats’ worst […]

Utah Democrats hope to leverage concern over President-elect Trump as they rebuild party

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — Utah Democrats are hoping they can count on concern over Republican President-elect Donald Trump to compel new interest in their party as they regroup following another disappointing election year. “I think Donald Trump represents the Democrats’ worst […]

Utah Democrats hope to leverage concern over President-elect Trump as they rebuild party

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — Utah Democrats are hoping they can count on concern over Republican President-elect Donald Trump to compel new interest in their party as they regroup following another disappointing election year. “I think Donald Trump represents the Democrats’ worst […]

Mormon apostle to pray in U.S. Senate, attend Library of Congress event

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — Elder D. Todd Christofferson will give the morning prayer in the U.S. Senate and attend a Library of Congress event honoring the Book of Mormon next month. Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, arranged for Elder Christofferson, a member […]

Mormon apostle to pray in U.S. Senate, attend Library of Congress event

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — Elder D. Todd Christofferson will give the morning prayer in the U.S. Senate and attend a Library of Congress event honoring the Book of Mormon next month. Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, arranged for Elder Christofferson, a member […]

How will Utah fare under President Trump?

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — One of the first tests for President-elect Donald Trump may be how he deals with fellow Republicans, including some of Utah’s top leaders, who didn’t back his candidacy. “A lot of people have been asking, ‘Is there […]

How will Utah fare under President Trump?

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — One of the first tests for President-elect Donald Trump may be how he deals with fellow Republicans, including some of Utah’s top leaders, who didn’t back his candidacy. “A lot of people have been asking, ‘Is there […]

New poll shows voter uncertainty about Trump lead in Utah

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — A new poll of Utah voters released Friday shows there’s still uncertainty about the presidential race that could affect Republican Donald Trump’s lead over independent candidate Evan McMullin and Democrat Hillary Clinton. “There are still a lot […]

Trump leads, McMullin in third place in new poll of Utah voters

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — Republican Donald Trump remains ahead in a new Monmouth University poll of Utah voters released Thursday, maintaining the same lead in the presidential race over Democrat Hillary Clinton that he held last month. Evan McMullin, the independent […]

Two new polls point to Trump winning in Utah with McMullin in third place

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — Republican Donald Trump remains ahead in a pair of new polls of Utah voters released Thursday, with Evan McMullin, the independent presidential candidate, in third place, behind Democrat Hillary Clinton. “It’s what I’ve been saying all along,” […]

3 new polls point to Trump winning Utah; 2 put McMullin in 3rd place

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — Republican Donald Trump leads in three new polls of Utah voters released Thursday, with independent presidential candidate Evan McMullin in third place behind Democrat Hillary Clinton in two of them. “It’s what I’ve been saying all along,” […]

Utahns rally for Trump, Clinton, McMullin and Johnson with a week left before election

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — With the election just a week away, supporters of presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton — as well as third-party hopefuls Evan McMullin and Gary Johnson themselves — were looking for votes in Utah on Tuesday. […]

Clinton, McMullin campaigns seizing on Trump’s stagnation in Utah

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — The battle for Utah voters in the presidential race is about to heat up even more, with Democrat Hillary Clinton deploying new campaign resources in the state, including a Washington, D.C.-based BYU graduate. The news that Clinton […]

Mormon voters in Nevada struggle with presidential picks

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. LAS VEGAS — For lifelong Republican Kent Greene, a lawyer easing into retirement with afternoon rounds of golf, there’s no question he’ll be voting for Donald Trump, even though the controversial candidate may not be the best fit for his Mormon […]

Presidential candidate Evan McMullin running to win, start new conservative movement

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — Independent presidential candidate Evan McMullin says he’s not only in the race to win but also to start a new conservative movement that might or might not include the Republican Party. McMullin said he and his running […]

New focus on Utah as poll shows Trump and Clinton tied, McMullin close behind

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — A new poll of Utah voters showing Republican Donald Trump tied with Democrat Hillary Clinton — and independent presidential candidate Evan McMullin closing in — is focusing new attention on the reliably GOP state. “There’s tons of […]

Independent presidential candidate Evan McMullin using Mitt Romney email list to raise money

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — Independent presidential candidate and Utah native Evan McMullin sent out a fundraising email Monday to a list of supporters purchased from the GOP’s 2012 nominee, Mitt Romney. The email from McMullin does not mention Romney or a […]

Donald Trump Jr. says father running on ‘values held dear’ by Utahns

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — Donald Trump Jr. said Thursday his father doesn’t have a problem with Utah voters because he is running for president on “so many of those values held dear in this community.” In a wide-ranging discussion with the […]

Donald Trump Jr. defends comparing refugees to candy that ‘would kill you’

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — Donald Trump Jr. spoke for the first time Thursday about comparing Syrian refugees to a bowl of candy with pieces that “would kill you,” saying if letting them in the country leads to one death, “that’s a […]

GOP Gov. Gary Herbert agrees to debate Democratic challenger Mike Weinholtz on Friday

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — The race between GOP Gov. Gary Herbert and Democrat Mike Weinholtz is finally starting to heat up, with the first debate between the general election candidates now set for Friday. Herbert had not been expected to participate […]

California congresswoman makes push for Hillary: ‘Utah is turning blue’

This post is brought to you by Deseret News. View the original post here. SALT LAKE CITY — Reliably Republican Utah got more attention Friday from the national Democratic party, with a visit to promote Hillary Clinton’s campaign by a California congresswoman. “Utah is turning blue and hopefully we can help make that happen because […]