Jim Matheson

Rep. Chaffetz to launch statewide campaign tour

U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz hasn't decided whether he'll seek fellow Utah Republican Orrin Hatch's Senate seat, but his movements in the upcoming week indicate he's... Read more »

Aug. 6, 2011

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Utah delegation shuns compromise, fears tea party

"Whew!" or "Dang!" — readers can choose their response (or worse) to passage of the debt ceiling compromise. The measure passed handily, but without much help... Read more »

Aug. 7, 2011

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Ideological intransigence

It was sad to see the Utah delegation except Rep. Jim Matheson vote for default. That's what they did. Ideological intransigence is what's bad, not political... Read more »

Aug. 7, 2011

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Caucuses are key

Only Rep. Jim Matheson was able to compromise on his position to vote for the budget deal worked out by congressional leaders and President Barack Obama. The rest of... Read more »

Aug. 5, 2011

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Gay Utah Democratic boss Jim Dabakis moves beyond sexuality

SALT LAKE CITY — Newly elected Utah Democratic Party Chairman Jim Dabakis last week became the first openly gay person to lead a state party in Utah, and he's... Read more »

July 31, 2011

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