Jim Matheson

How will the government shutdown affect Utah politics?

Whew! Congress finally ended the food fight — for a short while. Bad leadership and bad followership just about created an economic and public policy disaster.... Read more »

Oct. 21, 2013


Sen. Lee believes he'll be proven right in taking on Obamacare

Sen. Mike Lee said Thursday it's just a matter of time until he's proven right for choosing to help lead the battle against the new health care law that led to the... Read more »

Oct. 17, 2013


Utah leaders cautiously optimistic debt ceiling question will be resolved before deadline

The U.S. is drawing closer each day to hitting its head on the debt ceiling, but Utah's congressional delegation is cautiously optimistic that a solution will emerge... Read more »

Oct. 14, 2013


Congress fails small business to the tune of $100 million every day

The shutdown of the U.S. Small Business Administration costs $100 million every day in loans that aren't going to small business owners who need capital to grow and... Read more »

Oct. 11, 2013


Which side of the shutdown mess gets most of the blame?

Politics this week is all about the partial government shutdown. Read more »

Oct. 6, 2013

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New poll finds Utahns don't believe Obamacare fight worth shutting down government

A majority of Utahns don't believe it was worth shutting down the federal government to fight President Barack Obama's new health care law and most blame Republicans... Read more »

Oct. 4, 2013


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