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Curt Gresseth

Political fallout from 2020 presidential election looking like 1876

SALT LAKE CITY — How was the presidential election of 1876 like 2020’s? Both saw allegations of voter fraud. Both saw attempts to overturn the election results. The result from these elections remain among the most disputed in US history. Both also experienced election violence, and disfranchisement of predominately-Republican Black voters. Texas closes hundreds of polling […]
15 days ago
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Lindsay Aerts

Washington Co. House candidate may sue over recount audit

Willie Billings wants to sue because he didn't like how the audit of the recount was handled. He also distrusts the counting machines.
19 days ago
marriage Utah Sen. Derek Kitchen firearm codify...
Lindsay Aerts

Utah Sen. Derek Kitchen says party switching partly to blame for primary loss

According to Utah Sen. Derek Kitchen, voters switching parties to vote in the Republican primary had an impact in his loss to Dr. Jennifer Plumb.
27 days ago
QAnon Utah race...
The Associated Press

Utah’s GOP Congressmen defeat primary challengers

Utah's four GOP congressmen win primary elections, move on to November's general election.
1 month ago
FILE - Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, addresses a crowd during a rally on April 25, 2014, in Sandy, Utah. T...
The Associated Press

Sen. Mike Lee fends off 2 opponents to win Utah GOP primary

Utah Sen. Mike Lee claimed a victory Tuesday night in the state's primary election, defeating two challengers.
1 month ago
Follow the ballot Utah election security...
Lindsay Aerts

Follow the Ballot: How Utah ballots are tabulated and audited

In the second of a two-part series, learn how Utah ballots are tabulated and audited to assure accuracy and election security.
6 months ago
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Paul Nelson

Group pushes for in-person voting, county clerks call it a bad idea

SALT LAKE CITY — One political group is promoting a new ballot initiative (in-person voting) that they believe would heighten ballot integrity by bringing the state’s election system to what it used to be.  However, the proposed law is getting intense pushback from county clerks.  The group Secure Vote Utah posted on its website that […]
8 months ago
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Curt Gresseth

Dropping ‘Big Lie’ a good first step toward compromise, says former Arizona senator

A first step toward compromise for Republicans is dropping the "Big Lie" about the last presidential election, says former Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake who is about to be sworn in as the next ambassador to Turkey.
8 months ago
Sandy mayor's race...
Nick Wyatt

Recount ordered for Sandy mayor’s race

The Sandy City Council voted Thursday about the results Sandy mayor's race. The council decided to send results back to the Salt Lake County Clerk to get the votes counted yet again.
9 months ago
Sandy to have first female mayor...
Nick Wyatt

Sandy to have first female mayor, will West Valley follow suit?

Sandy to have first female mayor, Monica Zoltanski. Will West Valley follow suit in electing their first female mayor, Karen Lang?
9 months ago
Voters emerge from Sabathani Community Center after casting their ballots during municipal election...
The Associated Press

Minneapolis voters reject replacing police with new agency

The initiative would have changed the city charter to remove a requirement that the city have a minimum number of officers in its police department.
9 months ago
Eric Adams, Brooklyn borough president and Democratic candidate for New York City mayor speaks duri...
The Associated Press

Democrat Eric Adams elected New York City mayor

Eric Adams, a Democrat and a former New York City police captain, has been elected as mayor of New York City.
9 months ago
(One woman dropping off her ballot at the box at the Salt Lake County Government Center on November...
Paul Nelson

Police help transport ballots in Salt Lake County due to security concerns

The Unified Police Department will help transport ballots from drop-off locations due to safety concerns.
9 months ago
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Curt Gresseth

Don’t trust your local election? Visit your polling place and see for yourself

If you doubt the security, integrity or transparency of your local election, go visit your county clerk because he or she will be glad to show you the safeguards in place to protect your vote.
9 months ago
Utah women vote...
Curt Gresseth

Women in Utah need to get the vote out, says advocate

Women need to get the vote out and bring Utah's female voting rate up, said Robbyn Scribner of the Utah Women & Leadership Project.
9 months ago
Special parking for voters set up outside the Salt Lake County Government Center on Nov. 2, 2021 (N...
Nick Wyatt

It’s Election Day in Utah

It's Election Day and you can either vote in person or simply drop off a completed mail-in ballot to a vote center or ballot drop box.
9 months ago
primary ballot Utah 2022...
Nick Wyatt

What you need to know before Election Day tomorrow in Salt Lake County

Election Day is Tuesday. County clerks around the state are reminding people of deadlines and other details to ensure voting goes smoothly.
9 months ago
low voter turnout mail ballots warning...
Dan Bammes

Low turnout in off-year elections could open cities to new problems

Low voter turnout presents an opportunity for well-organized groups to have a better impact according to an expert.
1 year ago
business boycotts georgia...
Dan Bammes

Utah state senator criticizes business boycotts used to influence legislation

Republican State Senator Curt Bramble told KSL Newsradio that big business boycotts like Major League Baseballs are prohibited in Utah.
1 year ago
(Some of the flags and signs outside the Utah State Capitol.  Credit: Paul Nelson)...
Paul Nelson

Hundreds participate in “Stop The Steal” rally at Utah State Capitol

Hundreds of President Trump’s supporters in Utah gather on the Capitol grounds to protest what they call the stealing of the presidential election. 
2 years ago
Missouri Senator...
MARY CLARE JALONICK

Missouri senator to contest Biden’s Electoral College win

A Republican senator says he'll object when Congress meets next week to certify President-elect Joe Biden's victory in the election
2 years ago
Trump Supreme Court election...
JILL COLVIN and MARC LEVY

Pres. Trump wants Supreme Court to overturn Pa. election results

The petition released Sunday seeks to reverse a trio of Pennsylvania Supreme Court cases having to do with mail-in ballots.
2 years ago
GSA Biden transition...
MATTHEW DALY and MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press

US agency ascertains Biden as winner, lets transiton begin

The General Services Administration has ascertained that President-elect Joe Biden is the "apparent winner" of the Nov. 3 election.
2 years ago
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Lindsay Aerts and Simone Seikaly

Record-breaking election year in Utah, officials say

Utah election officials certified Utah's election results on Monday, leading the lieutenant governor to call the results "bonkers!"
2 years ago

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