Mia Love http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Mia Love en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:00:01 MDT Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:57:28 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: Our current news river churns a steady torrent of controversy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602389/Our-current-news-river-churns-a-steady-torrent-of-controversy.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865602389/Our-current-news-river-churns-a-steady-torrent-of-controversy.html The 21st century news cycle is better called a news river — a steady torrent of issues and controversies. We review... Sun, 04 May 2014 00:05:00 MDT Easy wins at GOP convention for congressmen, Love http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601893/Easy-wins-at-GOP-convention-for-congressmen-Love.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601893/Easy-wins-at-GOP-convention-for-congressmen-Love.html Utah's three Republican Congressmen easily won their party's nomination at the GOP State Convention on Saturday, as did Mia... Sat, 26 Apr 2014 19:40:00 MDT Utah Democrats pick ex-S.L. County Mayor Peter Corroon as party chairman http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601885/Utah-Democrats-pick-ex-SL-County-Mayor-Peter-Corroon-as-party-chairman.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601885/Utah-Democrats-pick-ex-SL-County-Mayor-Peter-Corroon-as-party-chairman.html Utah Democrats elected a familiar face to lead their party Saturday — former Salt Lake County Mayor Peter Corroon. Sat, 26 Apr 2014 15:44:46 MDT Sen. Ted Cruz: Stand up for your liberties http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601866/Sen-Ted-Cruz-Stand-up-for-your-liberties.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601866/Sen-Ted-Cruz-Stand-up-for-your-liberties.html Texas Sen. Ted Cruz told a cheering crowd of fellow Republicans Friday that the country can be turned around if they stand up... Fri, 25 Apr 2014 22:25:00 MDT GOP, Democrats holding state conventions Saturday http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601655/GOP-Democrats-holding-state-conventions-Saturday.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601655/GOP-Democrats-holding-state-conventions-Saturday.html Utah Republicans and Democrats are gathering Saturday for their annual conventions, but it's not the candidates competing for... Wed, 23 Apr 2014 16:45:00 MDT Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: A compilation of the shortest political books ever written http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601420/A-compilation-of-the-shortest-political-books-ever-written.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601420/A-compilation-of-the-shortest-political-books-ever-written.html Celebrities, politicians and even sports figures love to write books. We’ve searched Amazon.com for the shortest books... Sun, 20 Apr 2014 00:00:00 MDT Mia Love fundraising tops 4th District candidates http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600997/Mia-Love-fundraising-tops-4th-District-candidates.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600997/Mia-Love-fundraising-tops-4th-District-candidates.html Mia Love has a large money advantage over Republican and Democratic candidates in the race for Utah's 4th Congressional... Mon, 14 Apr 2014 16:25:00 MDT Some big GOP names coming to Utah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600726/Some-big-GOP-names-coming-to-Utah.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600726/Some-big-GOP-names-coming-to-Utah.html Utahns will get a chance to see some big names in the GOP, including potential presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas,... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 21:00:08 MDT Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: Harbingers of spring — cherry blossoms and political wrangling http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600345/Harbingers-of-spring-2-cherry-blossoms-and-political-wrangling.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600345/Harbingers-of-spring-2-cherry-blossoms-and-political-wrangling.html Utahns are witnessing the traditional harbingers of spring — beautiful cherry blossoms and nasty wrangling leading up... Sun, 06 Apr 2014 00:00:00 MDT Johnson withdraws from 4th District congressional race http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599905/Johnson-withdraws-from-4th-District-congressional-race.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599905/Johnson-withdraws-from-4th-District-congressional-race.html Republican Jennifer Johnson, a member of the State Board of Education, said Monday she is withdrawing as a candidate for the... Mon, 31 Mar 2014 17:44:22 MDT Business leaders in Utah enjoy higher favorability than politicians http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599490/Business-leaders-in-Utah-enjoy-higher-favorability-than-politicians.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599490/Business-leaders-in-Utah-enjoy-higher-favorability-than-politicians.html Who are Utah’s most respected public figures? Interestingly, among the top five, only one is an incumbent elected... Wed, 26 Mar 2014 00:00:00 MDT Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: How will some politicos' retirement impact Utah politics, policy? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599307/How-will-some-politicos-retirement-impact-Utah-politics-policy.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599307/How-will-some-politicos-retirement-impact-Utah-politics-policy.html Much focus is centered on what to expect from new elected officials; however, government is equally impacted by retirements.... Sun, 23 Mar 2014 00:00:00 MDT Dozens of candidates file for political office in Utah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599185/Dozens-of-candidates-file-for-political-office-in-Utah.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599185/Dozens-of-candidates-file-for-political-office-in-Utah.html Republican incumbents in three of Utah's four congressional districts face challenges from within their own party this year. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 12:00:00 MDT Republican Bob Fuehr running in 4th Congressional District http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599041/Republican-Bob-Fuehr-running-in-4th-Congressional-District.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865599041/Republican-Bob-Fuehr-running-in-4th-Congressional-District.html Republican Bob Fuehr is taking another crack at getting elected to Congress. Wed, 19 Mar 2014 15:17:06 MDT Doug Owens, Mia Love file candidacies for 4th Congressional seat http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598897/Doug-Owens-Mia-Love-file-candidacies-for-4th-Congressional-seat.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598897/Doug-Owens-Mia-Love-file-candidacies-for-4th-Congressional-seat.html Republican Mia Love and Democrat Doug Owens declared their candidacy Monday for Utah's 4th Congressional District seat. Mon, 17 Mar 2014 20:45:52 MDT Letter: Mike Lee http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865591032/Letter-Mike-Lee.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865591032/Letter-Mike-Lee.html It would be tragic if the senator’s recent attempts to suggest he’s re-thinking the goals of the GOP turned out... Thu, 21 Nov 2013 00:00:00 MST Mia Love says, 'I don't believe in labels' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590533/Mia-Love-says-I-dont-believe-in-labels.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865590533/Mia-Love-says-I-dont-believe-in-labels.html Congressional candidate Mia Love rejected the tea party label Wednesday and said she disagreed with how Sen. Mike Lee,... Wed, 13 Nov 2013 18:50:00 MST Hundreds rally for Sen. Mike Lee despite low approval numbers http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589767/Hundreds-rally-for-Sen-Mike-Lee-despite-low-approval-numbers.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589767/Hundreds-rally-for-Sen-Mike-Lee-despite-low-approval-numbers.html Hundreds of Utahns gathered Saturday in support of Utah Sen. Mike Lee who has taken a beating in recent weeks for his... Sat, 02 Nov 2013 16:50:00 MDT Matheson says No Labels a way to get work done in Congress http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583335/Matheson-says-No-Labels-a-way-to-get-work-done-in-Congress.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583335/Matheson-says-No-Labels-a-way-to-get-work-done-in-Congress.html Rep. Jim Matheson, the state's sole Democratic member of Congress, said Thursday doing away with political labels is the way... Thu, 18 Jul 2013 17:31:01 MDT Mia Love raises $475K in 3 months for 2014 rematch with Jim Matheson http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583142/Mia-Love-raises-475K-in-3-months-for-2014-rematch-with-Jim-Matheson.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583142/Mia-Love-raises-475K-in-3-months-for-2014-rematch-with-Jim-Matheson.html Republican Mia Love raised $475,000 during the past three months for a 2014 rematch with Democratic Rep. Jim Matheson, who... Mon, 15 Jul 2013 15:41:02 MDT Saratoga Springs appoints new police chief http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583128/Saratoga-Springs-appoints-new-police-chief.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583128/Saratoga-Springs-appoints-new-police-chief.html Saratoga Springs has selected Andy Burton as its new police chief. Burton will be the second police chief in the history of... Mon, 15 Jul 2013 12:21:56 MDT Glenn Beck's big Utah weekend a sold-out hit for fans http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865582753/Glenn-Becks-big-Utah-weekend-a-sold-out-hit-for-fans.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865582753/Glenn-Becks-big-Utah-weekend-a-sold-out-hit-for-fans.html Glenn Beck received a warm Utah welcome for a sold-out weekend of patriotism, history, service and politics leading up to the... Sun, 07 Jul 2013 23:21:04 MDT Josh Romney not ruling out run for office in Utah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865581188/Josh-Romney-not-ruling-out-run-for-office-in-Utah.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865581188/Josh-Romney-not-ruling-out-run-for-office-in-Utah.html Josh Romney said Wednesday he isn't ruling out following in his father Mitt's footsteps and running for office but for now... Wed, 05 Jun 2013 18:02:34 MDT Matheson: I have 'a lot of concern' about allegations against Swallow http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580906/Matheson-I-have-a-lot-of-concern-about-allegations-against-Swallow.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580906/Matheson-I-have-a-lot-of-concern-about-allegations-against-Swallow.html Rep. Jim Matheson, D-Utah, said Thursday he has "a lot of concern" about the allegations against embattled Attorney General... Thu, 30 May 2013 16:30:00 MDT Mia Love: Allegations against A.G. John Swallow 'disappointing' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580761/Mia-Love-Allegations-against-AG-John-Swallow-disappointing.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580761/Mia-Love-Allegations-against-AG-John-Swallow-disappointing.html Congressional candidate Mia Love said Tuesday the allegations against embattled Attorney General John Swallow, a fellow... Tue, 28 May 2013 13:40:00 MDT Mia Love announces she's officially running against Matheson — again http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580306/Mia-Love-announces-shes-officially-running-against-Matheson-2-again.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865580306/Mia-Love-announces-shes-officially-running-against-Matheson-2-again.html Mia Love made it official Saturday at the GOP state convention — she’s once again challenging Utah’s only... Mon, 20 May 2013 10:29:01 MDT Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: Here are our predictions for state convention elections http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765628152/Here-are-our-predictions-for-state-convention-elections.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765628152/Here-are-our-predictions-for-state-convention-elections.html With spring finally breaking out, most normal Utahns aren't paying much attention to politics. For the abnormal among us,... Sun, 28 Apr 2013 00:00:00 MDT Love, Matheson raising money for possible 4th District rematch http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578492/Love-Matheson-raising-money-for-possible-4th-District-rematch.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865578492/Love-Matheson-raising-money-for-possible-4th-District-rematch.html Republican Mia Love says she hasn't decided whether to run for Congress again but she's raising money for a possible rematch... Wed, 17 Apr 2013 17:15:00 MDT Mia Love looks toward next election, hires top Hatch strategist http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624837/Mia-Love-looks-toward-next-election-hires-top-Hatch-strategist.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765624837/Mia-Love-looks-toward-next-election-hires-top-Hatch-strategist.html In 2012, Saratoga Springs Mayor Mia Love lost to Rep. Jim Matheson, D-Utah, by only one point, but this time around, Love... Sun, 17 Mar 2013 00:00:00 MDT Gun rights enthusiasts march on Utah's Capitol Hill http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865574696/Gun-rights-enthusiasts-march-on-Utahs-Capitol-Hill.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865574696/Gun-rights-enthusiasts-march-on-Utahs-Capitol-Hill.html Utah Citizens for 2nd Amendment Rights organized a March 2 march from the Salt Lake City and County Building to the Utah... Sun, 03 Mar 2013 00:03:43 MST Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: Legislative session is a boiling cauldron of conjecture http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765622760/Legislative-session-is-a-boiling-cauldron-of-conjecture.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765622760/Legislative-session-is-a-boiling-cauldron-of-conjecture.html With so many big issues, so little time, and so many politicos — all concentrated in such a small area — a... Sun, 17 Feb 2013 00:00:00 MST Recount bill passes House http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572310/Recount-bill-passes-House.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572310/Recount-bill-passes-House.html A bill attempting to make the requirements for a candidate to seek a recount consistent throughout the state passed the House... Tue, 05 Feb 2013 11:40:00 MST Vote recount measure passes House committee http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571967/Vote-recount-measure-passes-House-committee.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571967/Vote-recount-measure-passes-House-committee.html Thu, 31 Jan 2013 18:02:15 MST National GOP already targeting Rep. Jim Matheson for 2014 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570867/National-GOP-already-targeting-Rep-Jim-Matheson-for-2014.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570867/National-GOP-already-targeting-Rep-Jim-Matheson-for-2014.html National Republicans have already painted a bull's-eye on Democratic Rep. Jim Matheson's back for the 2014 election. Wed, 16 Jan 2013 17:35:00 MST Justice court judge appointed in Saratoga Springs http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570277/Justice-court-judge-appointed-in-Saratoga-Springs.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570277/Justice-court-judge-appointed-in-Saratoga-Springs.html A new justice court judge has been appointed in Saratoga Springs. Mayor Mia Love selected Carolyn E. Howard to fill the post... Wed, 09 Jan 2013 13:13:31 MST Mia Love's 'Love Bomb' fundraiser up for national campaign award http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570254/Mia-Loves-Love-Bomb-fundraiser-up-for-national-campaign-award.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865570254/Mia-Loves-Love-Bomb-fundraiser-up-for-national-campaign-award.html Mia Love lost her bid for Congress, but she could win an award for her "Love Bomb" fundraiser on the heels of her rousing... Wed, 09 Jan 2013 12:10:00 MST Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: Awards to the best and worst of politicians in 2012 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765618945/Awards-to-the-best-and-worst-of-politicians-in-2012.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765618945/Awards-to-the-best-and-worst-of-politicians-in-2012.html Believe it or not, the big 2012 political year has come to a close. As our final act of columny in 2012, we hand out year-end... Sun, 30 Dec 2012 00:00:00 MST Alliance for a Better Utah honors individuals, groups for contribution to state http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865569326/Alliance-for-a-Better-Utah-honors-individuals-groups-for-contribution-to-state.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865569326/Alliance-for-a-Better-Utah-honors-individuals-groups-for-contribution-to-state.html The Alliance for a Better Utah has announced the recipients of the 2012 Better Beehive awards, recognizing individuals or... Fri, 21 Dec 2012 18:35:08 MST $11.2M spent on Matheson-Love race http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765617517/112M-spent-on-Matheson-Love-race.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765617517/112M-spent-on-Matheson-Love-race.html A hotly contested congressional race narrowly won by Democrat Jim Matheson over Republican Mia Love was one of the most... Tue, 11 Dec 2012 00:32:25 MST GOP still has questions about discarded ballots in Matheson-Love race http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567773/GOP-still-has-questions-about-discarded-ballots-in-Matheson-Love-race.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567773/GOP-still-has-questions-about-discarded-ballots-in-Matheson-Love-race.html Salt Lake County Clerk Sherrie Swensen is firing back at Republicans over recent concerns they raised about how many... Thu, 29 Nov 2012 17:05:00 MST GOP scrutinizing discarded ballots in Matheson-Love race http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567410/GOP-scrutinizing-discarded-ballots-in-Matheson-Love-race.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567410/GOP-scrutinizing-discarded-ballots-in-Matheson-Love-race.html Republicans are not finished scrutinizing the outcome of the 4th Congressional District race that found Jim Matheson a winner... Fri, 23 Nov 2012 17:48:35 MST Jim Matheson holds on for slim win over Mia Love after final vote tally http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567253/Jim-Matheson-holds-on-for-slim-win-over-Mia-Love-after-final-vote-tally.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567253/Jim-Matheson-holds-on-for-slim-win-over-Mia-Love-after-final-vote-tally.html Republican Mia Love narrowed the gap on Democratic Rep. Jim Matheson after the outstanding votes were counted but not enough... Tue, 20 Nov 2012 19:19:51 MST Election canvass to reveal final tally in Jim Matheson-Mia Love race http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567168/Election-canvass-to-reveal-final-tally-in-Jim-Matheson-Mia-Love-race.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865567168/Election-canvass-to-reveal-final-tally-in-Jim-Matheson-Mia-Love-race.html Though usually a formality, there is some intrigue in the volatile 4th Congressional District as counties statewide release... Mon, 19 Nov 2012 17:55:00 MST Mia Love says election loss surprised her, but she's mum on future http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865566573/Mia-Love-says-election-loss-surprised-her-but-shes-mum-on-future.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865566573/Mia-Love-says-election-loss-surprised-her-but-shes-mum-on-future.html Mia Love said Monday she was "absolutely" surprised to lose her bid for Utah's new 4th Congressional District seat last week. Mon, 12 Nov 2012 16:23:56 MST Utah's new, largely unknown representative http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615313/Utahs-new-largely-unknown-representative.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615313/Utahs-new-largely-unknown-representative.html Chris Stewart's comfortable 62 percent victory over Democrat Jay Seegmiller on Tuesday night was met with little fanfare.... Sun, 11 Nov 2012 00:03:25 MST Letter: GOP in trouble as party of 'no' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615262/GOP-in-trouble-as-party-of-no.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615262/GOP-in-trouble-as-party-of-no.html I hope the tea party is happy with the national election results. Their party of "no" got them the results they deserve. The... Sun, 11 Nov 2012 00:00:00 MST Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb: The best and the worst of this campaign season http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615258/The-best-and-the-worst-of-this-campaign-season.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765615258/The-best-and-the-worst-of-this-campaign-season.html The election may be over, but the 20/20 hindsight praise and criticism continues (we call it columnist security). Here are... Sun, 11 Nov 2012 00:00:00 MST