Mia Love http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Mia Love en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Mon, 22 Sep 2014 00:00:01 MDT Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:41:36 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Swallow, Shurtleff case may spark — or squelch — election interest http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607823/Swallow-Shurtleff-case-may-spark-2-or-squelch-2-election-interest.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607823/Swallow-Shurtleff-case-may-spark-2-or-squelch-2-election-interest.html The prosecution of former Republican attorneys general John Swallow and Mark Shurtleff is getting plenty of attention that... Thu, 31 Jul 2014 06:49:43 MDT Owens' pollster says new poll shows 'deep vulnerabilities' for Mia Love http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607647/Owens-pollster-says-new-poll-shows-deep-vulnerabilities-for-Mia-Love.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607647/Owens-pollster-says-new-poll-shows-deep-vulnerabilities-for-Mia-Love.html Democrat Doug Owens said Monday his campaign's new poll shows Republican Mia Love has only a single-digit lead, confirming... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:55:00 MDT Luz Robles rallies volunteers in 2nd District congressional race http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607221/Luz-Robles-rallies-volunteers-in-2nd-District-congressional-race.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607221/Luz-Robles-rallies-volunteers-in-2nd-District-congressional-race.html State Sen. Luz Robles, the Salt Lake Democrat challenging 2nd District Rep. Chris Stewart, R-Utah, rallied some 40 volunteers... Sat, 19 Jul 2014 13:10:58 MDT Owens has new campaign manager, Love raising more money in 4th District race http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607208/Owens-has-new-campaign-manager-Love-raising-more-money-in-4th-District-race.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865607208/Owens-has-new-campaign-manager-Love-raising-more-money-in-4th-District-race.html Democrat Doug Owens, already lagging behind Republican Mia Love in raising money for the 4th District congressional race, now... Fri, 18 Jul 2014 19:28:56 MDT Mia Love labeled 'surefire winner' by Roll Call blogger http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606601/Mia-Love-labeled-surefire-winner--by-Roll-Call-blogger.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865606601/Mia-Love-labeled-surefire-winner--by-Roll-Call-blogger.html Republican congressional candidate Mia Love said Wednesday she's flattered at being labeled a "surefire winner" by a... Wed, 09 Jul 2014 14:12:52 MDT Romney says it again: 'I'm not running' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605111/Romney-says-it-again-Im-not-running.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605111/Romney-says-it-again-Im-not-running.html Former GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney said Friday he is not considering another run despite talk about drafting him... Fri, 13 Jun 2014 10:40:00 MDT 2016 presidential hopefuls gathering for Romney Deer Valley retreat http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605084/2016-presidential-hopefuls-gathering-for-Romney-Deer-Valley-retreat.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605084/2016-presidential-hopefuls-gathering-for-Romney-Deer-Valley-retreat.html Former GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney on Thursday kicked off his annual policy retreat that puts big-money donors... Thu, 12 Jun 2014 18:15:00 MDT Utahns react to defeat of U.S. House majority leader http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604996/Utahns-react-to-defeat-of-US-House-majority-leader.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604996/Utahns-react-to-defeat-of-US-House-majority-leader.html In a private meeting with U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor just hours before he lost his seat in Virginia's Republican... Wed, 11 Jun 2014 18:35:00 MDT Love plans to join Congressional Black Caucus; Owens first to buy TV time http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604921/Love-plans-to-join-Congressional-Black-Caucus-Owens-first-to-buy-TV-time.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604921/Love-plans-to-join-Congressional-Black-Caucus-Owens-first-to-buy-TV-time.html GOP candidate Mia Love said Tuesday she'd join the Congressional Black Caucus if elected in Utah's 4th District even though... Tue, 10 Jun 2014 18:50:00 MDT Rep. Jim Matheson endorses Doug Owens in 4th District http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604446/Rep-Jim-Matheson-endorses-Doug-Owens-in-4th-District.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604446/Rep-Jim-Matheson-endorses-Doug-Owens-in-4th-District.html Democratic congressional candidate Doug Owens used the announcement Tuesday of an endorsement from the 4th District's... Tue, 03 Jun 2014 20:42:40 MDT 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 A. Scott Anderson: 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 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