Decision 2012: Utah GOP, Democratic state convention coverage, delegate information
Kristin Murphy, Deseret News
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A live look at today's Utah GOP state nominating convention.
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Candidates from political parties running in major races are up for nomination, as some 4,000 Republican delegates and 2,700 Democratic delegates will decide which candidates advance — and which, if any, will face a primary run-off election in June, the next opportunity for every Utah voter to participate.
State delegates will attend their respective party's state conventions to choose candidates for federal and statewide offices like governor. Both the Democratic and Republican state conventions are being held today.
Following are links of recent coverage and other relevant sources.
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