No surprise Mitt Romney is raising more money from Utah than Barack Obama by a 5-1 margin [Tribune]. However, Romney is raking it in from the South Valley area [Tribune].
It cost more than $42,000 to fly New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie to Utah for Gov. Gary Herbert’s fundraising gala [Deseret News].
Mia Love and Jim Matheson are hustling for votes in the final days of their race [Tribune].
The number of Democrats on Utah’s Capitol Hill could sink to near-historic lows after this election [City Weekly].
Currently, Utah law does not allow for flexibility in elections in case of a natural disaster [Tribune].
Third party candidates struggle to get attention for their campaigns [Tribune].
Utah County Republicans outraise Democrats by more than $900,000 [Daily Herald].
Alcohol consumption is on the rise in the state, which could push lawmakers to make more liquor licenses available [Tribune].
80 different companies and groups sign a petition opposing the SkiLink project [Tribune].
If Salt Lake County’s $47 million bond to improve parks and trails passes, it will mean about $6 a year on the average property tax bill [Tribune].