Republican convention http://kuer.org en Changes to Caucus/Convention System Taking Shape http://kuer.org/post/changes-caucusconvention-system-taking-shape <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">While Democrats piece together their own party-specific plans, a Republican group is preparing to file a statewide ballot initiative. &nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Utah Democratic Party delegates voted last month to keep the caucus and convention system with the understanding that a committee of Democrats would spend the next year studying possible changes to the status quo.</span></p> Fri, 26 Jul 2013 21:34:24 +0000 Whittney Evans 33032 at http://kuer.org Changes to Caucus/Convention System Taking Shape Utah Republicans Decide to Keep Party Nomination Process http://kuer.org/post/utah-republicans-decide-keep-party-nomination-process <p>Utah Republicans decided at their convention on Saturday to keep their system in place for choosing party nominees.&nbsp;A proposal to raise the percentage of votes needed to avoid a primary sparked heated debate about how best to give lesser-known candidates a fair shot.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 19 May 2013 00:49:27 +0000 Andrea Smardon 29500 at http://kuer.org Utah Republicans Decide to Keep Party Nomination Process