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Republican state lawmaker Dan Hemmert was reading headlines about Orrin Hatch’s Senate seat last month that worried him.

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Mitt Romney is among a growing chorus of Republicans in Utah condemning Alabama Senate hopeful Roy Moore. Moore is under fire after the Washington Post reported that he had sexual contact with a 14-year-old when he was 32.

Hatch Retirement Rumors Heat Up Again

Oct 27, 2017
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Sen. Orrin Hatch retirement rumors are heating up again, and this time it could be a question of when, not if Utah's senior senator plans to step aside.

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Congressional candidate John Curtis picked up a major endorsement on Wednesday from Republican Mitt Romney for the 3rd District special election.

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Imagine you’re Mitt Romney. You’re 70 years old. A distinguished statesman. A former governor of Massachusetts and a two-time Republican presidential candidate. What do you do in your golden years?

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Business executives, wealthy donors and political leaders gathered in Park City on Friday for former Gov. Mitt Romney’s annual leadership and political summit, where speakers and attendees had a decidedly more upbeat take on President Trump’s first few months in office.  

Mitt Romney will hold his annual political retreat in Park City next week from June 8 through June 10, according to Politico. 

Romney first launched the Experts and Enthusiasts Summit, or E2, six years ago after his 2012 presidential bid. The retreat brings together top policy and political leaders for discussions and activities at the Deer Valley Resort. 

Former Utah Senator Bob Bennett Dies At 82

May 4, 2016
Steven C. Wilson, AP.

Former Republican Utah Senator Bob Bennett died on Wednesday evening.

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Former Utah Governor Mike Leavitt says he believes no Republican Presidential candidate will make it to the Republican National Convention with a majority of delegates.

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Going into yesterday’s caucuses, the big question for many Utah Republicans was whether Ted Cruz would win all 40 of the state’s delegates. In the end, he did, thanks to a record number of caucus-goers who weighed in.

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Utah Governor Gary Herbert endorsed Texas Sen. Ted Cruz on Monday to be the Republican Party’s presidential nominee.

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Republican Presidential frontrunner Donald Trump paid a visit to Utah ahead of Tuesday’s caucus to help rally his supporters to show up and vote for him.

Romney Trashes Trump At University of Utah

Mar 3, 2016
Brian Grimmett

In a speech at the University of Utah, former Republican Presidential nominee Mitt Romney called for the party to rally to defeat Donald Trump.

Mitt Romney Stumps for Mia Love

Oct 8, 2014
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Former Massachusetts Governor and presidential candidate Mitt Romney was in Utah County last night campaigning for Republican congressional candidate Mia Love. Local and state lawmakers also attended the rally to show their support for the candidate. 

Mitt Romney Supports Count My Vote Initiative

Feb 24, 2014
Photo by Terence Burlij/PBS NewsHour.

Organizers of The Count My Vote Initiative can now add Mitt Romney to their group of supporters. If passed, the proposal would move Utah to a direct primary election system.  But a bill moving through the legislature could keep the current caucus system intact.

Salt Lake City Council votes on the neighborhood pub ordinance, Idaho wildfires are causing bad air conditions in northern Utah, and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney raises money in Salt Lake.

Dan Nailen: Saturday's Voyeur 2012

Jul 13, 2012
Salt Lake Acting Company

Saturday's Voyeur, the annual fundraiser at the Salt Lake Acting Company, hasn't lost its edge or its sense of fun, but entertainment reporter Dan Nailen says it's a little different this year from what he's seen in the past.  He talks with KUER's Dan Bammes about this year's show and some other entertainment offerings this weekend.