In our opinion: We support coalition efforts in Western lands debate
The “hope for rural America lies in collaboration, common sense and nonpartisan solutions that ensure sustainable working lands and diverse new economies.” We agree.
Letter: Common-sense gun control
Don't take away the right to own and bear arms, but let's use some common sense in what is allowed.
Letter: It's time to pass gun legislation
When will our Utah Republican representatives and senators crawl out from under the thumb and funding of the NRA and other gun lobbyists to pass significant legislation limiting the availability of weapons designed for killing people?
Robert J. Samuelson: The basic problem of wealthy societies
As societies become richer, so does the temptation for people to advance their economic interests by grabbing someone else's wealth, as opposed to creating new wealth. And so, the spoils society advances.
Letter: Find the people who will commit gun violence
The tragic shooting in Las Vegas illustrates again the need to find and interrupt the people who would commit these horrible acts before they carry them out. How do we find them? What are the common indicators?
Op-ed: The SHARE Act will add needed protections for sportsmen and sportswomen
When armed with the facts, the people of Utah have always chosen freedom over burdensome government regulations. Here are the facts about the Sportsmen’s Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act.
Letter: I support the Wildfire Disaster Funding Act
Hatch's bill will allow the Forest Service to do its part in managing our forests properly, which in the long term should lead to less catastrophic wildfires.
Letter: Attend NFL games
I believe that all of us who revere the Constitution should attend as many NFL games as possible. Only by fully supporting the First Amendment can we save our great nation from tyranny.
Letter: In support of Count My Vote
The meeting format given to precinct chairs is chock full of hype worthy of a high school pep rally but devoid of real vetting.
Robert J. Samuelson: The resilient American consumer
The American consumer is the great engine of growth for the $19 trillion U.S. economy, representing nearly 70 percent of spending. If the consumer is confident and happy, chances are that the economy is satisfactory or robust.