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Playing the long game: For Gov. Chris Christie, long-term benefits of decisions trump GOP gripes

A series of unorthodox decisions by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie points to a simple political calculation for a potential presidential campaign: long-term gain beats... Read more »

June 9, 2013


This week in history: Lincoln wins the Republican nomination

On May 18, 1860, Abraham Lincoln won the Republican nomination for the presidency in Chicago. Lincoln won the nomination by deft political maneuvering as he faced... Read more »

May 15, 2013


The Grand's 'La Cage aux Folles' is 'a timeless story,' director says

Director-choreographer Brent Schneider says "La Cage aux Folles" has a "timeless story that resonates with everyone because it is all about love of family." Read more »

May 6, 2013


2016: Rare same-state pairings in the early stages challenge both Republicans, Democrats

The early stages of the 2016 presidential race feature an unusual cluster of high-powered potential candidates hailing from the same states, Wisconsin Gov. Scott... Read more »

May 2, 2013


Teeples: Without convention center hotel, large-scale sporting events may not be in Utah's future

Salt Lake City lacks large hosting infrastructure seen in most other cities. Local lawmakers and businessmen have been working to bring an arrangement with the state... Read more »

May 1, 2013


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