SB54

Politics
4:31 pm
Wed March 5, 2014

Count My Vote Compromise Heads to Governor’s Desk

The Utah legislature has approved a compromise solution between the backers of a direct primary system and those who want to preserve the current caucus-convention system.

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Religion
2:17 pm
Mon February 24, 2014

LDS Leaders Urge Participation in Party Caucuses

  As it did in 2012, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is urging its members in Utah to participate in neighborhood caucuses for this election year.

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Politics
2:28 pm
Thu February 20, 2014

Conflict Between Count My Vote and Utah Legislature Heats Up Over SB54

Couny My Vote Executive Director Rich McKeon
Brian Grimmett

A bill that would exempt political parties from any outcome of the Count My Vote initiative passed another hurdle Thursday as the Utah Senate gave SB54 preliminary approval.

SB 54’s sponsor, Sen. Curt Bramble, R-Provo, says the bill is the ultimate compromise between the political parties that want to keep the current caucus/convention system and the members of the Count My Vote initiative that want to move toward direct primaries.

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