Jim Matheson

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


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


Sens. Orrin Hatch and Mike Lee oppose new debt deal

Even though a new proposal emerging Sunday night would spare the country from going into default on its $14.3 trillion deficit, Utah's two Senators are sticking to... Read more »

July 31, 2011


Utah politics is full of questions heading into 2012

The Tony award-winning and nationally recognized Utah Shakespearean Festival is underway in Cedar City. We endorse and recommend this cultural experience to all... Read more »

July 31, 2011

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Matheson, Chaffetz agree in debt vote

Whether Congress will agree on a compromise on raising the debt-ceiling by next week remains unknown, despite the House's approval of a Republican-backed plan Friday. Read more »

July 29, 2011


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