Utah

Why Wait Until 2018? There Are 3 Special Elections to Watch This Year
 

Utah Senator Meets Inmate Who Inspired Sentencing Law Rewrite

Sen. Mike Lee has told the story of Weldon Angelos’ prison term hundreds of times, describing the 55-year sentence over three marijuana sales in 72 hours as “crazy” and “nuts.”

Mia Love Looks to Put Up Bigger Numbers in 2016

Love is facing a rematch against the Democrat she beat in November. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo)

Utah’s 4th District appears to be as red as they come. Mitt Romney carried it by 37 points in 2012. But last cycle, in a blowout year for Republicans around the country, GOP Rep. Mia Love carried it by only 5 points.  

That was reason enough for attorney Doug Owens, who lost to Love in November, to launch a rematch campaign this July.  

Congressional Hits and Misses: Best of Rob Bishop (Video)

With Congress out, HOH pays tribute this week to the always unflappable Rob Bishop, R-Utah, the only member yet to tweet a single character , who shows off his favorite graphs, touts his Big Mac-eating skills and can't wait for the next Cubs game to air.