Republican National Convention Republican National Convention en-us Copyright 2015, Deseret News Publishing Company Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:00:01 MST Sat, 28 Nov 2015 09:18:25 MST Newspapers 5 faith facts about Marco Rubio: ‘Once a Catholic always a Catholic’ Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., who launched his presidential campaign Monday, often talks about faith and wrote about his... Mon, 13 Apr 2015 15:30:10 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 Pennsylvania senators: Pick Philly for Democratic convention Pennsylvania's two senators are teaming up to urge the Democratic National Committee to pick Philadelphia for its 2016... Thu, 05 Feb 2015 14:34:13 MST Decision looms for Democrats on 2016 convention site For Democrats, New York would offer a diverse tableau in liberal Brooklyn and a touch of Clinton nostalgia. Philadelphia... Mon, 19 Jan 2015 12:24:23 MST Another national campaign for McCain — to define his legacy Sen. John McCain is waging another national campaign — this time, to define his legacy. Sun, 18 Jan 2015 10:34:18 MST Republicans set 2016 presidential convention for mid-July The Republican National Committee has finalized the dates for its next presidential nominating convention. Thu, 15 Jan 2015 07:10:48 MST Edging closer to 2016 bid, Republican Jeb Bush forms new PAC Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush on Tuesday announced the formation of a political action committee designed to lay the... Tue, 06 Jan 2015 13:33:33 MST Orrin Hatch and Mia Love ready for new roles Dressed in sleek running gear with her hair tucked under a cap, Rep.-elect Mia Love stopped briefly by her new congressional... Tue, 06 Jan 2015 11:58:53 MST Jeb Bush resigns from remaining board memberships Jeb Bush has resigned all of his board memberships — both nonprofit and business — in a move that helps clear a... Thu, 01 Jan 2015 10:49:42 MST Final report shows Mia Love raised more than $5 million Republican Rep.-elect Mia Love raised more than $5 million in her race to defeat Democrat Doug Owens, according to... Fri, 05 Dec 2014 14:05:15 MST Mitt Romney expresses love, devotion as Ann Romney launches research center Former presidential candidate Mitt Romney wrote a public letter to his wife, Ann Romney, in light of the inauguration of the... Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:10:00 MDT Mia Love hopes second congressional try is the charm Saratoga Springs City Councilman Michael McOmber said his friend Mia Love, a former mayor of the Utah County community and a... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 18:25:00 MDT Gov. Herbert marks 9/11 anniversary at NYC memorial site Gov. Gary Herbert said Thursday it was "kind of eerie" being at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum in New York... Thu, 11 Sep 2014 17:40:00 MDT George F. Will: Goldwater 2.0 Fifty Julys ago, up the road near San Francisco, in the unfortunately named Cow Palace, the Republican National Convention... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:00:00 MDT Mia Love labeled 'surefire winner' by Roll Call blogger 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 Wright Words: Former priest, pastor share their journey to Mormon faith Randy Casto was a Lutheran pastor. His wife, Meredith, was an Episcopal priest. Today, thanks to a courageous member, they... Tue, 08 Jul 2014 17:00:00 MDT 2016 presidential hopefuls gathering for Romney Deer Valley retreat 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 Salt Lake City won't bid for 2016 Democratic National Convention Utah's capital city won't be competing to host the Democratic National Convention in 2016, despite an invitation to bid to be... Mon, 09 Jun 2014 15:45:33 MDT Easy wins at GOP convention for congressmen, Love 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 In our opinion: Utah is not a swing state and should focus political and civic energies elsewhere A community cannot and should not be true to something that it isn’t. The time and energy of our political and business... Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16:08:42 MDT Could Salt Lake City host Democratic National Convention? The short list of cities to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention includes the capital of one of the most Republican... Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:50:00 MDT Some big GOP names coming to Utah 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 Ann Romney selected as SUU commencement speaker Former Massachusetts first lady Ann Romney will give the keynote address during commencement ceremonies for Southern Utah... Thu, 27 Mar 2014 12:00:00 MDT White mayor, black wife: New York City shatters an image Another milestone is passing in America's racial journey: The next mayor of New York City is a white man with a black wife. Sat, 16 Nov 2013 09:56:59 MST George F. Will: Changes in how GOP nominates candidates could save the party Reince Priebus from Kenosha, Wisconsin has a presence that is almost as unprepossessing as James Madison's was, and his... Thu, 03 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT Analysis: Backlash for NYPD as Bloomberg era ends They took responsibility for keeping New York City safe in the aftermath of Sept. 11. And for years, their approach was seen... Sat, 24 Aug 2013 11:00:06 MDT Utah GOP wants Salt Lake City to host 2016 Republican National Convention Utah GOP Chairman James Evans is pushing hard for Salt Lake City to try again to host the Republican National Convention,... Tue, 20 Aug 2013 16:55:00 MDT Mitt Romney insider details what went wrong during 2012 presidential campaign For Spencer Zwick, the realization that the man he’d worked for since the 2002 Winter Olympics would not be president... Sat, 10 Aug 2013 15:15:00 MDT Col. Bud Day, Medal of Honor recipient and Sen. McCain's cellmate, dies at 88 Retired Col. George "Bud" Day, a Medal of Honor recipient who spent 5½ years as a POW in Vietnam and was Arizona Sen.... Sun, 28 Jul 2013 15:21:23 MDT Calif. fireworks accident injures more than 30 As many as 10,000 Fourth of July revelers were just settling into their seats for the fireworks show at a Simi Valley park... Fri, 05 Jul 2013 14:00:00 MDT 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... Sun, 09 Jun 2013 12:26:02 MDT 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... Wed, 15 May 2013 18:02:32 MDT 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... Mon, 06 May 2013 16:37:29 MDT 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... Thu, 02 May 2013 13:36:10 MDT 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... Wed, 01 May 2013 11:30:00 MDT Ann Romney to speak at Time Out for Women event in Salt Lake City this November Ann Romney will be one of the presenters at the Time Out for Women event in Salt Lake City Nov. 22-23 at the Maverik Center. Wed, 01 May 2013 05:00:00 MDT Some say immigration bill is bad deal for the GOP Some feisty Republicans are challenging the claim, widely held among GOP leaders, that the party must support more liberal... Sat, 27 Apr 2013 12:02:33 MDT Mia Love looks toward next election, hires top Hatch strategist 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 Mitt Romney's older brother reportedly interested in Levin seat Sun, 10 Mar 2013 00:24:53 MST Sen. Marco Rubio to deliver GOP State of Union response in English, Spanish Florida Sen. Marco Rubio will deliver the Republican response to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address on Tuesday. Wed, 06 Feb 2013 13:57:33 MST Another Romney for Massachusetts? Tagg, Ann suggested as candidates in special election Some supporters have suggested Tagg and Ann Romney as possible candidates in the upcoming Massachusetts special election for... Mon, 04 Feb 2013 17:33:58 MST Feisty former N.Y. mayor Koch dies at 88 Former New York mayor Ed Koch died of congestive heart failure Friday at 88, after carefully arranging to be buried in... Fri, 01 Feb 2013 19:55:32 MST Reince Priebus re-elected GOP national chairman Reince Priebus has been elected to lead the Republican National Committee for another two years. Fri, 25 Jan 2013 13:09:07 MST Ron Paul's GOP legacy growing in states like Iowa Ron Paul is exiting the political stage, but his legions of followers insist they are only getting started. Tue, 15 Jan 2013 12:42:33 MST Mia Love's 'Love Bomb' fundraiser up for national campaign award 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 4 BYU alumni among 100 senators in upcoming 113th U.S. Congress Jeff Flake joins and Mike Crapo, Orrin Hatch and Mike Lee will rejoin the ranks of the Senate for the coming six years as... Thu, 03 Jan 2013 17:25:00 MST Who will play Mitt Romney in HBO miniseries? With HBO’s miniseries “Game Change” stockpiling awards and nominations, it’s a virtual lock the cable... Fri, 14 Dec 2012 10:54:54 MST $11.2M spent on Matheson-Love race 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