Jun 16, 2019 9:00 am MDTPignanelli and Webb: Socialism will be a big issue in upcoming political races Most Democratic candidates for president are advocating greater government control over large sectors of the economy. Does this indicate the country is moving toward socialism and rejecting capitalism?
Frank Pignanelli & LaVarr Webb
Republican LaVarr Webb is a political consultant and lobbyist. Previously he was policy deputy to Gov. Mike Leavitt and Deseret News managing editor. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Democrat Frank Pignanelli is a Salt Lake attorney, lobbyist and political adviser. Pignanelli served 10 years in the Utah House of Representatives, six years as minority leader. His spouse, D'Arcy Dixon Pignanelli, is the president/CEO of the Special Olympics of Utah. Email: email@example.com.
Jun 9, 2019 9:00 am MDTPignanelli and Webb: Political intrigue aplenty: Governor race, Utah County governance and impeachment While the heavens broke the Utah drought with prodigious amounts of precipitation this spring, we will never experience a drought of topics to write about — because political intrigue is always happening.
May 12, 2019 9:00 am MDTPignanelli and Webb: Golden spike, Utah Republicans and tax reform — 3 things to make us proud Even old cynics like us can sometimes recognize jewels staring us in the face. At the risk of sounding like weepy Pollyannas, we consider three unrelated items and why they are positive for Utah.
Apr 14, 2019 8:00 am MDTPignanelli and Webb: The latest gossip on three big races Politics and gossip are like bread and butter — they just go together really well. Your columnists like both (especially with a little honey), so we hereby deliver the latest hearsay and rumors about upcoming political races.