Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb
Recent Articles by Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb
Published: Sunday, August 23, 2015 12:18 am MDT
Thanks to technology, demographics and underlying anger toward politicians and government, political dynamics are more unpredictable than ever before. It proves that one fundamental element is crucial in politi...
Published: Saturday, August 15, 2015 3:21 pm MDT
We’re in the dog days of summer, but plenty of politics are popping. Our insights are worth what you pay, so here’s about a nickel’s worth.
Published: Saturday, August 8, 2015 10:23 pm MDT
After Thursday night's GOP debates, Pignanelli and Webb weigh in on which candidate made the most of the spotlight. Also, they discuss the ongoing Salt Lake mayoral race.
Published: Saturday, August 1, 2015 8:07 pm MDT
Gov. Gary Herbert's focus as chairman of the National Governors Association is on restoring proper balance in the federal-state relationship. This comes at a time when questions are being raised regarding prope...
Published: Saturday, July 25, 2015 11:37 pm MDT
The Days of ’47 Parade Committee likes to keep the parade as nonpolitical as possible. We understand the need for decorum at this important historic event. But if we were in charge, here’s what the ...
Published: Saturday, July 18, 2015 11:54 pm MDT
The Utah political nerd society (we are charter members) is excited about new developments in local elections, such as mail-in voting for municipal elections and billboard advertisements in the mayoral race.
Published: Saturday, July 11, 2015 9:36 pm MDT
Fireworks exploded in the past two weeks, but not all were ignited in celebration of our nation's independence. We explore some of the hot national political topics and how they could impact the Beehive State.
Published: Sunday, July 5, 2015 12:02 am MDT
Yes, it has been very hot and not just the weather. We explore the ramifications of key decisions by the U.S. Supreme Court.
Published: Saturday, June 27, 2015 4:19 pm MDT
A horrific massacre in a South Carolina church has sparked a national discussion on racism and the symbols of the Confederacy. But, as usually happens in America, tragedy provides a new foundation on which to i...
Published: Sunday, June 21, 2015 10:50 am MDT
Last week saw the entry of more presidential candidates, the collapse of the trade agreement and a court appearance by a former attorney general. But Utah political tongues were wagging most about the brouhaha ...