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Republican Primary Candidates for Utah House of Representatives District 19

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Read more about the Republican primary candidates for Utah House District 19. 

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Weber Co. gets state grants to help poor kids, fight intergenerational poverty

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The grants, totaling $150,000, will be used at four schools in Roy and at Odyssey Elementary in Ogden.


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Legal firework ignition window cut by 6 days this year

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With the bill’s passage, the legal set-off period now runs from July 2-5 and July 22-25, from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. On July 4 and 24, the legal hours are extended to midnight.


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Sanders says she was told to leave Virginia restaurant

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WASHINGTON (AP) — White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Saturday in a tweet that she was booted from a Virginia restaurant because she works for President Donald Trump. Sanders said she was told by the owner of The Red Hen in Lexington, Virginia, that she had to “leave because I...


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DOJ gives Congress new classified documents on Russia probe

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department says it has given House Republicans new classified information related to the Russia investigation after they had threatened to hold officials in contempt of Congress or even impeach them. A spokeswoman for House Speaker Paul Ryan says the department has...


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Trump advises GOP: Quit wasting time on immigration.

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Just when House Republicans needed Donald Trump’s backing the most — on their big immigration overhaul — he dashed off a presidential tweet saying they should quit wasting their time on it. The Friday tweet is hardly the first time the president has abandoned his allies in a...


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Trump to campaign for Heller, address Nevada GOP convention

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is headed to Nevada to help Sen. Dean Heller raise money. Heller is the only Republican senator seeking re-election in a state that Democrat Hillary Clinton won in 2016. Trump is going to Las Vegas on Saturday to headline a fundraiser for Heller. He’s also...


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Trump tries to change focus of border debate

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WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is trying to cast doubt on wrenching tales of migrant children separated from their families at the border. He’s dismissing “phony stories of sadness and grief” while asserting the real victims of the nation’s immigration crisis are Americans killed by those...


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Reports: HUD failed to track lead paint cases, ensure fixes

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two federal reports released this month blast the Department of Housing and Urban Development for failing to have procedures to adequately protect children in subsidized housing against lead paint exposure. The reports, from the Government Accountability Office and HUD’s Office of...


Local

Weber County Commission candidates get $105,000 in donations, spend $96,000

Campaign finance

The race has generated the most in contributions and spending among the varied contests on the June 26 primary ballot.


Politics

District 8 Utah House hopefuls Kyle, Waldrip focused on taxes, education

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The two face off in the June 26 GOP primary, with the winner moving on to the Nov. 6 general election.


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