Why I’m Running for Utah’s 3rd Congressional Seat

When in the course of human events, if an opponent rises unchallenged, it is incumbent upon one of the citizenry to rise to the occasion, to give the people choices in their election. After watching Jason Chaffetz destroy and dismantle Brian Wonnancott in a debate for Utah’s 3rd Congressional seat, I decided then and there – or a few days after; who’s counting? – to throw my hat in the ring to make this race a little more competitive. If the Democrats aren’t going to try, let’s have an Independent…

Say What?! Utah Politicos in Quotes and Week in Review | Oct 13 -Oct 19

This week’s collection of interesting quotes from Utah politicos, Utah politics and beyond, ranging from the thought provoking to the jaw dropping, from the dead serious to the just plain hilarious. Did we miss any? Send them to us at UtahPoliticoHub@gmail.com, and we’ll consider them for next week’s edition. Who’s on First?   Understatements of the Week Dem Brian Wannacott faces uphill battle against Jason Chaffetz in 3rd district http://t.co/3GCRjZ1yqZ #utpol — KUER News (@KUERNews) October 16, 2014 a sign that other things are more important? RT @mattcanham: Dem Luz Robles…

Jason Chaffetz destroys Brian Wonnacott in UT-03 debate

Republican Jason Chaffetz is the incumbent congressman representing Utah’s 3rd Congressional District. Brian Wonnacott is his Democratic challenger. The two men debated on October, 7, 2014, at UVU. What happened was the most lopsided political debate I have ever seen. Chaffetz was focused prepared, confident and on-message. Wonnacott was the opposite of all those things. This should spur interest in future Democrats into running, because there are so many people who could have done a better job. I could have registered as a Democrat the night before and done zero…