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University of Utah Holds Debate on Second Amendment Limits

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 16, 2019 at 10:00am 9/16/2019 at 10:00am

The main question was whether Second Amendment rights extend beyond the home.

Deseret News reports:

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Prof Accused of ‘Hostile Learning Environment’ for Assigning too Many Male Authors

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 9:30am 6/1/2019 at 9:30am

The student used the school’s ‘bias reporting system’ to complain. That’s where this leads.

The College Fix reports:

Professor accused of ‘hostile learning environment’ for assigning male authors

A 22-year old female University of Utah student reported her business professor to campus administrators for, among other things, assigning too many historical texts written by...

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After forcing student to wash off Ash Wednesday cross, Utah teacher now on leave

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 4:00pm 3/9/2019 at 4:00pm
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Like millions of Catholics this past Wednesday, I attended Mass and began the season of Lent by having an ash cross marked on my forehead.

One student who also observed Ash Wednesday and went to school with an ash cross was forced to wash it off by a teacher, despite pleas from...

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Student Govt. at University of Utah Promotes Planned Parenthood

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 28, 2019 at 8:00am 1/28/2019 at 8:00am

To their credit, conservative students at the school spoke out about this.

Campus Reform reports:

Student gov promotes Planned Parenthood. Then conservatives push back.

A photo shared online by the University of Utah’s student government displayed their president holding a Planned Parenthood sign.

The Associated Students of the University of Utah (ASUU) posted a photo...

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Joe Biden Declines $100K Speaking Fee at University of Utah

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at 10:00am 1/2/2019 at 10:00am
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Good for Joe. It’s not often you hear about a politician turning down a huge speaking fee.

The Salt Lake Tribune reports:

The University of Utah agreed to pay Joe...

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UPDATE: Democrat Ben McAdams Retakes Lead Over Rep. Mia Love

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 19, 2018 at 12:30pm 11/19/2018 at 12:30pm
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*UPDATE 11:56PM: Ben McAdams now leads by 739 votes.

*UPDATE 2:43PM: Love now has a lead of 1,516 votes over her Democrat challenger.

Rep. Mia Love (R-UT) has pulled ahead as officials continue to count votes for the race for Utah’s 4th Congressional District.

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Mia Love in tough reelection fight (#UT04)

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 7:15pm 10/30/2018 at 7:15pm
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We were the first website to pick up on the star potential of Ludmya “Mia” B. Love.

I remember calling her on her cell phone in early January 2012, before she received any national attention and before anyone thought she had a chance of winning the Republican nomination in Utah’s 4th...

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Mitt Romney Vows To Continue Speaking Out Against Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 3:30pm 6/24/2018 at 3:30pm
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Former Massachusetts governor and failed presidential candidate Mitt Romney is running for the Senate in Utah. The GOP primary in Utah will take place on Tuesday.

An outspoken critic of President...

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Mitt Romney: Trump Will “Solidly” Win Second Term

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 10, 2018 at 3:30pm 6/10/2018 at 3:30pm
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Having failed to secure the GOP nomination in his bid for the U. S. Senate in Utah, former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney (R) will face off against Mike Kennedy in the June 26th GOP primary.

Up by 43 points, Romney is the overwhelming favorite to go on to face (and defeat) Democrat...

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Romney Fails To Secure Utah GOP Senate Nomination, Faces Primary

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 4:00pm 4/22/2018 at 4:00pm
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Earlier this year, Kemberlee blogged about former Massachusetts governor and former GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney announcing his Senate run in Utah.  Romney is running to fill the Utah Senate seat being vacated by Senator Orrin Hatch (R).

He failed to secure the Republican nomination yesterday and will now run in Utah’s...

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We Need Better Bomb Control: Student Influenced by ISIS Brought Bomb to School

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at 11:00am 3/7/2018 at 11:00am
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A student at Pine View High School in Utah brought a bomb to the school this week.

He attempted to detonate it, but when it let off smoke the school evacuated and sent kids home. Authorities said the bomb “would have caused significant injury or death.”

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Utah Lawmakers Make Hilariously Horrible Rap Video Explaining How a Bill Becomes Law

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 1, 2018 at 5:00pm 3/1/2018 at 5:00pm
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This made its way into my feed and I selfishly decided I would not suffer in solitude, thus this post.

Wednesday morning, Utah’s House of Representatives tweeted a music video explaining how a bill becomes law.

The bastard child of the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air theme song and School House Rock’s, “I’m...

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Mitt Romney Makes it Official: Announces Candidacy for Senate

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 16, 2018 at 11:00am 2/16/2018 at 11:00am

He’s back!

Former Massachusetts Governor and Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney announced his candidacy for Senate Friday morning.

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Long-time Utah Senator Orrin Hatch Will Not Seek Re-election

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at 2:21pm 1/2/2018 at 2:21pm
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The Republican’s longest-serving senator will retire at the end of his term this year. Sen. Hatch is 83-years-old and serving his seventh Senate term.

Utah Senator Orrin Hatch released a video statement Tuesday announcing his plans to retire into public life.

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Utah scrambles to deal with Hepatitis A outbreak

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at 7:00am 11/21/2017 at 7:00am
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Legal Insurrection has been following the outbreak of Hepatitis A, an infectious liver disease that can be deadly, in California and Michigan.

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Sen. Orrin Hatch Lets Loose on Sen. Sherrod Brown: ‘I get a little tired of that crap’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 17, 2017 at 7:00pm 11/17/2017 at 7:00pm
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During a Senate Finance Committee hearing Thursday evening, Utah Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch was unusually animated.

When Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) suggested the current tax reform legislation would hurt the middle class, all hell broke loose.

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Report: Romney Seriously Considering Run for Senate in Utah

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 7:00pm 10/28/2017 at 7:00pm

Former Massachusetts governor and twice failed GOP candidate for president Mitt Romney is reportedly quite seriously contemplating a Senate run in Utah.  While the senior senator from Utah Orrin Hatch (R) has not announced any plans to retire, it appears that the Utah GOP is ready for Romney.

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