Recent Articles by Dan Liljenquist
Published: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 10:14 pm MDT
In a representative republic, where our elected leaders make decisions on behalf on the people, being well-informed about the principles, motives and beliefs of those who seek to represent us is of paramount im...
Published: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 11:27 pm MDT
The NFL commissioner and the Baltimore Ravens initially fumbled the handling of Ray Rice's domestic abuse incident. Despite recovering this week with an immediate termination and indefinite suspension, they sti...
Published: Wednesday, September 3, 2014 6:31 pm MDT
Gov. Bobby Jindal of Louisiana is blasting Common Core as a departure from federal education statutes — and here's hoping other state leaders join him.
Published: Wednesday, August 27, 2014 8:06 pm MDT
We must be determined, along with the other peoples of the world, to keep the Islamic State group from spreading, isolate it and eradicate it.
Published: Wednesday, August 20, 2014 7:12 pm MDT
Six years ago this Sunday, my work colleagues from Focus Services and I boarded a single engine airplane in Guatemala City to fly to a tiny airfield in northeast Guatemala. Ten people, including my friends and...
Published: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 7:54 pm MDT
The ISIS scourge continues as Islamic militants, surging with primeval bloodlust, are torturing, slaughtering and then mutilating the corpses of men, women and children in northern Iraq.
Published: Wednesday, August 6, 2014 9:57 pm MDT
The United States must not alter its stance toward Hamas. While Hamas undoubtedly has some clout with the Palestinian people, this does not warrant official recognition or the lifting of sanctions.
Published: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 4:02 pm MDT
I am persuaded that a new market for natural gas based high-ethanol blend fuels would have an incredible positive impact on our economy. It would also lead to significant environmental and national security be...
Published: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 7:11 pm MDT
The Utah Pioneers understood the true worth of religious liberty.
Published: Wednesday, July 16, 2014 7:15 pm MDT
While I agree with Gov. Gary Herbert’s comment that the arrests of Swallow and Shurtleff are a “black eye for our state,” I believe we can hold our heads high that our collective response to t...