My Top 8 Thoughts from James Evans’ Appearance on The Doug Wright Show

James Evans

Doug Wright had two guests on his show this morning to discuss the lawsuit against SB54. Guest #1 was Leavitt Partners’ Rich McKeown; Guest #2 was Utah Republican Chairman James Evans. 1. Doug Wright makes clear he supports Count My Vote and the SB54 compromise, then asks James Evans “What’s the deal?” He did not use a Seinfeld voice though. 2. Rich McKeown cites Exoro/Dan Jones poll that shows support for SB54. Exoro, the group behind Count My Vote. (“Up next, the National Dairy Association released a new poll that…

Owens Uses Debate to Attack Love instead of Offering Solutions to Voters [UPH Wire]

Voters FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, October 30, 2014 Contact: James Evans Phone: 801.949.0955 *Owens Uses Debate to Attack Love instead of Offering Solutions to Voters* Salt Lake City, UT– Doug Owens, once again, uses his time on The Doug Wright Show to tell voters what he doesn’t like about Mia Love’s stances instead of offering real solutions for Utah voters. Owens spent the majority of the hour-long debate attacking Mia Love for pushing for less federal government intrusion and more local control for Utahns. “This kind of finger pointing and attacking is exactly what…

What If Utah Politicos were Simpson Characters…

We all know that there are no shortage of characters here in the political sphere in Utah.  So we decided to incorporate a few of them and see how they would stack up against the lovable characters from the Simpsons. Jason Powers / Mr. Burns Both are incredibly smart and capable at what they do best.  However, the methodologies by which they use to achieve their means can be questionable at times. Comic Book Guy / JM Bell I don’t think that anyone is going to disagree that there is anyone in…

Say What?! Utah Politicos in Quotes and Week in Review | July 14-20

This week’s collection of interesting quotes from the #UTPOL and beyond, ranging from the thought provoking to the mouth 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. What’s in a name? As I wrote in a previous column, my chief complaint with Johnson is that he has an incredibly redundant name. Worse, his parents apparently couldn’t decide on the appropriate way to spell John/Jon, so they ended up just splitting…

What REALLY happened on Facebook during the Shurtleff/Swallow Arrests….

Utah Politicos on Facebook – A Satire. What it might look like if Tuesday’s events were a Facebook discussion thread. Again, if I’ve not been clear, this is  satire, not intended to be taken seriously. All content is used without permission and contributed by different UPH contributors.