The day came and went. We exercised your political franchise by voting and are on the brink of recalling Mia Love back to Utah. During the course of this election season, we volunteered, we gave money, and we became friends. Some of you -including me- have come out forever changed and will never look at … Continue reading The Day Came & Went, But Your Work Continues, Constituent Activist
The editorial board at The Salt Lake Tribune should rescind its endorsement of Rep. Mia Love immediately. Paul Huntsman, the owner of the newspaper and part of that staff, was naïve in his recent interview on the newspaper's podcast, Trib Talk. He doesn't see the clear and present danger we face today if Love is … Continue reading Paul Huntsman Is Wrong on Mia Love
Did you know early voting started on October 23? If you haven’t gotten your ballot in the mail or missed the deadline to sign up for vote by mail you can avoid waiting until November 6, and do it between now and next Tuesday. You don’t need to wait until Election Day to vote! If … Continue reading No Mail In Ballot? Go Vote Today!
While the editorial board of The Salt Lake Tribune flaccidly endorsed Rep. Mia Love, the people of congressional district four took to their keyboards, to their minds, and to their hearts to provide a different assessment of the future ahead –including me. People I know, who over the last two years have slapped together skill … Continue reading Citizens of CD4 Are Crazy -That’s a Good Thing
Nearly 20 years ago this politically disinterested European met and fell in love with a young Republican political scientist from Idaho fresh from her time working in a congress ran by Newt Gingrich. This was my introduction to American conservatives and their political ideology. I learned about compassionate conservatism orthodoxy, how if we just built … Continue reading Conservatism Based On Cruelty Is Not What I Signed Up For
Remember when Mia love held 85 townhall meetings with her constituents? You don’t? Yeah me either. But that’s what she said at the debate on Monday. How do I know this isn’t fake news? Because I was there when she said it –the guy next to me laughed out loud when she said it. I … Continue reading Mia Love Held 85 Townhalls -Just Kidding She Lied
We’ve all seen it before. That video where a cyclist is in the home stretch, sees the finish line, lifts both arms in triumph of a celebration they see as all theirs and then seemingly out of nowhere they get beat -sometimes they fall and get hurt. Why does this happen? Literally because they let … Continue reading Prop 2 Drops 15 Points, Time To Volunteer
“My vote doesn’t matter because I’m in Utah.” If you’ve said this, it’s time to shut up and vote. We’ve all said it at one time or another. But guess what? You’re wrong this time. One item on the ballot can change the future of our elections COMPLETELY. We’re voting on three tax questions, when … Continue reading End Gerrymandering – Vote Yes On Prop 4
Every single American knows that our campaign finance laws create legalized bribery, a quid pro quo that leaves our representatives totally beholden to people who ARE NOT their constituents -but absolutely their masters. Who are these masters? Now here's a fella by the name of Sheldon Adelson. He's a billionaire and big backer of President … Continue reading Who Does Mia Love Serve? The People Or Sheldon Adelson?
Representative Mia Love of Utah’s fourth district has a hometown problem and is running out of time to turn it around. Love ran on bringing positive change to DC but as with so many before her she has become part of the problem. Her campaign funding e-mails have been viciously derogatory of the Democratic Party … Continue reading Out of State, Out of Touch, & Out of Time