Pignanelli and Webb: How the tug of war between branches and levels of government affects Utah

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  • Misseleer71 Salt Lake City, UT
    Feb. 25, 2019 2:48 a.m.

    Politicians should stand behind the president in his quest to rid this country of an underground government plan to destroy the Constitution and our government and sovereignty. The actions of President Trump are constitutional and for the very reason he declared a national emergency that created an uni-government under the control of socialist. This war of the divided government powers opposing a unification of the people has been exposed and Donal Trump has been expedient considering the corruption in Washington turning our government into a single dictatorial branch. Trump has exposed and destroyed their plans to destroy the government of the people from inside as elected representatives .

    This alteration of the federal government is also being employed at the state level of government that thinks they are not accountable to the citizens but to themselves and their own coveting greed. Whats good for Utah, is the same delineation in the separation of powers to prevent dictatorships in state government. We need to put strong limits on representation and qualification of anyone who are not americans by county clerks and proof and verification of citizenship of all candidates.

  • NH Transplant Heber City, UT
    Feb. 24, 2019 9:20 a.m.

    Passing any “comprehensive” bill is one of the problems with gridlock in Washington DC. Too many things to try and get done in one bill is why Congress can’t agree.

    Congress should begin working on passing legislation that takes care of immigration concerns, one issue at a time. After taking care of one issue, that at least a majority of Congress can agree on, take care of another immigration issue. After a period of time, six months, a year, two years, five years, whatever; we might have a comprehensive handle on immigration. As it is, after ten years, twenty years, whatever; we are still waiting for SOMETHING to be done about immigration!