Peter Corroon

Utah Politics
2:57 pm
Fri August 15, 2014

Democrats Unhappy About Timing of Sen. Valentine's Resignation

File: Utah Sen. John Valentine, R-Orem
Brian Grimmett

Leaders of the Utah Democratic Party are unhappy with the timing of Republican State Senator John Valentine’s resignation.

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10:10 pm
Sat April 26, 2014

Utah Democrats Choose Peter Corroon for Party Chair

Peter Corroon addresses the Utah Democratic Convention. (April 26, 2014)
Andrea Smardon KUER

Utah Democrats elected former Salt Lake County mayor Peter Corroon as their new party chair over the weekend. Both Corroon and his opponent Richard Davis emphasized the need to recruit more Democrats outside of Salt Lake valley.

BYU political science professor Richard Davis was chair of the Democratic Party in conservative stronghold Utah County for four years.

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4:32 pm
Mon March 31, 2014

Former Salt Lake County Mayor Peter Corroon Considers Running for State Democratic Party Chair

Former Salt Lake County Mayor and Gubernatorial candidate Peter Corroon says he’s considering running to be chairman of the Utah Democratic Party. Corroon hasn’t been heavily involved in politics for almost two years. And while he says he hasn’t made a final decision on whether or not to run for State Democratic Party Chair, he says it’s a position that definitely piques his interest.

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