Republican National Committee Republican National Committee en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Thu, 26 Nov 2015 00:00:01 MST Thu, 26 Nov 2015 18:53:20 MST Newspapers GOP on guard as Donald Trump continues to dangle 3rd party prospect Donald Trump is running for president as a Republican, and he says that won't change — so long as he's "treated fairly." Tue, 28 Jul 2015 12:16:24 MDT GOP sheds cautious approach to Trump — but he may not care Seeking to blunt Donald Trump's summer surge, Republican White House hopefuls are shedding their cautious approach to the... Mon, 20 Jul 2015 07:45:00 MDT In South Carolina, flag not focus for GOP candidate Walker Republican Scott Walker spoke out forcefully Wednesday in opposition to the Iran nuclear deal and the nation's health care... Wed, 15 Jul 2015 15:06:33 MDT What happened to Benghazi? Focus is on Clinton A special House committee on the 2012 Benghazi attacks has devolved from an investigation into the deaths of four Americans... Tue, 14 Jul 2015 10:29:20 MDT Despite GOP pressure, Trump not going away Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says he's not going away. Thu, 09 Jul 2015 14:23:53 MDT As Republican infighting grows, donors call for calm Worried about "Republican on Republican violence," top party donors are taking action, with one firing off a letter calling... Mon, 06 Jul 2015 15:51:00 MDT Rubio, Christie planning sleepover with the Romneys 2012 GOP nominee Mitt Romney will be hosting two rival Republican presidential contenders at a holiday sleepover Friday evening. Fri, 03 Jul 2015 20:40:00 MDT GOP's Jeb Bush to release 33 years of personal tax returns Jeb Bush is releasing a third of a century of his personal income tax returns, a record disclosure for presidential candidates. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 11:47:09 MDT Political opposition groups want to tear down 2016 hopefuls It was the perfect loop: The Republican opposition research group America Rising finds footage of Democratic Senate candidate... Mon, 29 Jun 2015 07:38:09 MDT Clinton: Obama should use trade fight to his advantage Hillary Rodham Clinton said Sunday that President Barack Obama should use a setback in Congress to seek the best possible... Sun, 14 Jun 2015 15:06:12 MDT In hindsight, Jeb Bush says, he wouldn't have invaded Iraq After days of refusing to say whether, with the benefit of hindsight, he would have ordered the invasion of Iraq in 2003, Jeb... Fri, 15 May 2015 00:01:04 MDT Hillary Clinton pushes immigration overhaul to campaign forefront Hillary Rodham Clinton is giving immigration a prominent role in her 2016 presidential campaign, reassuring skeptics and... Wed, 06 May 2015 08:29:33 MDT Clinton: Nation needs to fix broken immigration system Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday that any immigration overhaul must include a path to... Tue, 05 May 2015 23:07:45 MDT Other Dem candidates get 6 debates to challenge Clinton The Democratic National Committee has sanctioned six presidential primary debates, giving long-shot candidates chances to... Tue, 05 May 2015 14:55:09 MDT Trade deal poses dilemma for Clinton in Democratic primary On a trip to Australia in 2012, Hillary Rodham Clinton lavished praise on the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership, calling it... Tue, 28 Apr 2015 12:46:27 MDT Five takeaways from GOP hopefuls' New Hampshire happening Republican presidential candidates and hopefuls were in New Hampshire this weekend for a party conference, the first... Sun, 19 Apr 2015 10:31:47 MDT Clinton already uniting prospective GOP presidential field Hillary Rodham Clinton opened her 2016 presidential campaign with a road trip to Iowa as Republican hopefuls, vying to be the... Mon, 13 Apr 2015 14:06:49 MDT Clinton campaign to focus on economic security, opportunity Hillary Rodham Clinton's presidential campaign will center on boosting economic security for the middle class and expanding... Sat, 11 Apr 2015 22:37:36 MDT Republicans and religious groups urge Supreme Court to uphold gay marriage bans Republican officials and religious organizations dominate a growing list of more than 60 groups urging the Supreme Court to... Tue, 07 Apr 2015 17:10:00 MDT Are the early primary states a big deal anymore? Few states have shaped presidential politics like Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina. Fri, 27 Mar 2015 13:16:51 MDT Reaction to Sen. Harry Reid's retirement announcement n. Harry Reid said Friday that he won't seek re-election in 2016. Officials react to the Democratic majority leader's... Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:21:17 MDT Changes coming to primary elections in 2016 Utah voters will see a new primary elections system in 2016 that allows candidates to bypass the state’s caucus and... Sat, 14 Mar 2015 16:57:46 MDT Walker draws scrutiny from GOP rivals for changing positions Scott Walker's rivals see him as an up-and-comer in the Republican race for president, so they are focusing on the Wisconsin... Sat, 14 Mar 2015 14:22:52 MDT In our opinion: Utah's presidential caucus is a bad idea, limiting participating in the most public of elections The Utah Republican Party has decided to select presidential candidates in neighborhood caucuses, rather than through a state... Fri, 13 Mar 2015 00:00:00 MDT Clinton emails breathe new life into Benghazi panel The photo that became an Internet meme — Hillary Rodham Clinton, wearing sunglasses, staring at her BlackBerry —... Thu, 12 Mar 2015 09:04:01 MDT Hillary Clinton avoids email controversy at women's event Hillary Rodham Clinton is steering clear of a controversy involving her use of a private email account at the State... Mon, 09 Mar 2015 18:16:38 MDT White House: Obama traded email with private Clinton account President Barack Obama knew that Hillary Rodham Clinton conducted business on a nongovernment email account while secretary... Mon, 09 Mar 2015 13:51:30 MDT Utah GOP votes to hold presidential caucus, despite plea from Mitt Romney By a overwhelming majority, members of the Utah Republican Party Central Committee approved a resolution to conduct the next... Sun, 08 Mar 2015 01:11:36 MST Kentucky GOP clears path for Paul's dual campaigns Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul took his first step toward running for president with state party leaders on Saturday endorsing his... Sat, 07 Mar 2015 23:04:32 MST Bill Clinton defends foreign donations to foundation Former President Bill Clinton defended his foundation's acceptance of donations from foreign governments on Saturday,... Sat, 07 Mar 2015 23:03:57 MST Democrats decry GOP subpoena of Clinton's personal emails Democrats on the House committee investigating the Benghazi attack are asking the panel's Republican chairman to withdraw a... Fri, 06 Mar 2015 14:30:57 MST House committee passes bill setting presidential primary date A bill setting March 22 as the date for a Utah presidential primary election next year was passed out of a House committee... Thu, 05 Mar 2015 12:05:00 MST Mitt Romney calls Utah GOP move to a caucus a 'bad decision' Mitt Romney is asking Gov. Gary Herbert and state lawmakers to make sure Utah holds a presidential primary election in 2016... Wed, 04 Mar 2015 17:48:19 MST Personal email account revives old questions about Clintons Hillary Rodham Clinton is facing a new set of questions about ethics and transparency — the sort that have dogged her... Tue, 03 Mar 2015 17:14:32 MST Dems call GOP Homeland Security strategy a political blunder Democrats are losing some skirmishes over the Department of Homeland Security, but many feel they are winning a political war... Sat, 28 Feb 2015 09:43:37 MST Clinton says she would push problem-solving if she runs Hillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday that if she decides to seek the White House again she would try to bring Republicans from... Tue, 24 Feb 2015 22:17:11 MST Forest Service supervisor speaks out on public lands transfer Utah's efforts to wrest control of certain federal lands within its borders have not gone unnoticed by top officials with the... Sun, 22 Feb 2015 20:30:10 MST For Clinton, her family foundation may pose campaign risks Sun, 22 Feb 2015 13:41:57 MST Republicans challenge Obama on all fronts Republicans newly in charge of Congress challenged President Barack Obama at both ends of the Capitol on Tuesday, lining up... Tue, 03 Feb 2015 14:50:55 MST For Hillary Clinton, deciding how to prepare for a low-key primary The challenge ahead for Hillary Rodham Clinton is one faced by few White House hopefuls: running a primary campaign in which... Sun, 01 Feb 2015 09:03:49 MST Romney's exit unleashes race for donors among 2016 hopefuls Mitt Romney's exit from the presidential campaign has unleashed a frenzy of fresh fundraising and set off a new race for the... Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:00:00 MST State GOP chairman wants caucus, not a primary Utah Republican Party Chairman James Evans said Friday the party plans to hold a caucus instead of a primary election next... Fri, 30 Jan 2015 22:40:00 MST Mitt Romney calls Utah home, could open up about Mormon faith in potential 2016 run Since Mitt Romney sold his house in Massachusetts and began building a home in Holladay after his 2012 defeat, many have... Thu, 29 Jan 2015 22:30:59 MST Condoleezza Rice taking over Jeb Bush's education foundation Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush on Thursday tapped former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice to serve as chairman of his... Thu, 22 Jan 2015 17:06:22 MST Romney says climate change presents a big challenge to US Mitt Romney says one of the biggest challenges facing the country is climate change and that global solutions are needed to... Wed, 21 Jan 2015 00:00:00 MST Drew Clark: What Mitt Romney must do differently to win in 2016 Romney has not yet articulated a vision of what America must do to prosper. Skillful managers rarely win presidential... Sun, 18 Jan 2015 00:00:00 MST Romney, Clinton offers signs '16 will be about economy Not yet in the presidential race, Hillary Rodham Clinton and Mitt Romney already are previewing the focus of the 2016... Sat, 17 Jan 2015 13:39:14 MST