LDS Democrats http://kuer.org en Dean Says Utahns Have Much in Common with Democratic Values http://kuer.org/post/dean-says-utahns-have-much-common-democratic-values <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week, former Vermont Governor Howard Dean attended two rallies in Utah in an effort to get more voters to register as Democrats.&nbsp; The former chairman of the Democratic National Committee says he’s not discouraged by the numbers: only 25% of voters in Utah cast ballots as Democrats.&nbsp; KUER’s Terry Gildea sat down with Dean to talk about the challenges of cultivating Democrats in a red state and about his own political future.</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Tue, 20 Aug 2013 05:52:38 +0000 Terry Gildea 34159 at http://kuer.org Dean Says Utahns Have Much in Common with Democratic Values LDS Democrats Announce National Organization http://kuer.org/post/lds-democrats-announce-national-organization <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Democrats in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints have launched a national organization to promote their political values. Leaders of LDS Democrats of America announced the development during a virtual press conference this morning .&nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 04 Apr 2013 21:23:40 +0000 Whittney Evans 27350 at http://kuer.org LDS Democrats Announce National Organization LDS Democrats Call for Day of Prayer http://kuer.org/post/lds-democrats-call-day-prayer <p>In his concession speech, Governor Mitt Romney prayed that the president will be successful in guiding the nation.&nbsp; Shortly after that, LDS Church leaders invited Americans&nbsp; - whatever their political persuasion - to pray for the President and the new Congress.&nbsp; Now LDS Democrats are calling for a day of prayer.&nbsp; Caucus chair Steve Olsen told KUER the prayers are directed at leaders on both sides of the aisle.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 29 Nov 2012 23:46:47 +0000 Andrea Smardon 21711 at http://kuer.org LDS Democrats Call for Day of Prayer