Utah Bloghive

A collection of political commentary from throughout the Beehive State.

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Protecting and Defending Taxpayers in the 2017 Legislative Session

Utah Taxpayers Association
The Utah Taxpayers Association defends taxpayers against unnecessary tax...

News roundup: Ethics watchdogs already challenging Trump in court

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315 – What. The. Hell?

JM Bell's The LEFT Show
This is one of the Great Shows....

News roundup: With Trump,'None of us knows what's going to happen'

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News roundup: Obama's White House staff say goodbye on their final day

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News roundup: Is Trump ready for a world crisis on day one?

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News roundup: Trump to take office with historically low approval rating

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314 – Prolapses and Pyramids

JM Bell's The LEFT Show
Well, folks., this is it. The...

Sen. Mike Lee jokes high court gig could put him one up on his big brother

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Though he says it’s not a tooth-and-nail sibling rivalry, Sen. Mike Lee...

News roundup: Trump inauguration and protests could make D.C. a powder keg

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News roundup: Senate votes to begin the end of Obamacare

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News roundup: Trump to take questions from the press, finally

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Recap of the 2017 Legislative Outlook Conference

Utah Taxpayers Association
With over 100 attendees and top leaders discussing tax policy, our annual...

News roundup: Key GOP senators and Trump critics plan Russia sanctions bill

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News roundup: Liberal groups hope to capitalize on Trump's inaugural

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313 – The Narcissists & Dead

JM Bell's The LEFT Show
Just JM Bell and JC Carter in...

News roundup: Some House Dems plan to challenge Trump's Electoral College victory

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News roundup: Senate Dems may slow walk confirmation of Trump Cabinet picks

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News update: How a small protest turned into the Women's March on Washington

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News roundup: GOP faces a message battle as it seeks to repeal Obamacare

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312 PAC – Happy Season Something!

JM Bell's The LEFT Show
Hey folks! We didn’t...

5 Merry Happy Humbugs!

JM Bell's The LEFT Show
I’m not going to bloviate or pontificate on this one, because I had a...

News roundup: Who makes up the Electoral College? A look at the 538 electors

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312 Beginning of the End

JM Bell's The LEFT Show
Welcome to the last The LEFT...

Utahns Voluntarily Contribute $8,083 in 2014 to Public Education

Utah Taxpayers Association
Numerous polls have been released that indicate Utahns would be supportive of...

News roundup: Why President-elect Trump can't stop punching back

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DEATH BY CLICHÉ, ON SALE DECEMBER 17TH AND 18TH!

JM Bell's The LEFT Show
Hello, all! I’m pleased to announce that Death by Cliché, by Bob Defendi...

News roundup: Trump's pick as national security adviser once shared classified material

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News roundup: Inside Russia's hacking of the Democratic National Committee

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News roundup: Could Trump's Twitter be a threat to national security?

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News roundup: Democrats fear they remain unprepared to battle President Trump's agenda

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311 – Strange Days

JM Bell's The LEFT Show
This week on The LEFT Show,...

News roundup: Hillary Clinton takes on the fake news saying, 'Lives are at risk'

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News roundup: Contradictions in foreign policy: Romney, Huntsman and other secretary of state candidates

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News roundup: Believe it or not, Donald Trump is following Obama's playbook

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December My Corner: Ballot Question for $750 Million Income Tax Increase for Public Education will Fail, Create Lasting Ill-Will

Utah Taxpayers Association
Written by Association President Howard Stephenson Published on December 6,...

News roundup: Trump largely ignoring his own D.C. transition team, report says

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News roundup: Democrats may slow-walk Trump's nominees, Garland style

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310 Sometimes It Bites Back

JM Bell's The LEFT Show
Welcome to the Award Winning...

News roundup: Trump's 'victory rally,' more like a 'we told you so" tour

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News roundup: Gingrich pokes fun at Romney for 'sucking up' to Trump

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News roundup: Trump says he'll leave his 'great business in total,' but unclear how

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News roundup: Trump perhaps unswayed by aides' anti-Romney rherotic

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News roundup: Trump asserts baseless claim that millions voted illegally in election he won

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309 – The Secret Sauce

JM Bell's The LEFT Show
I think I might have mentioned...

News roundup: Trump's 15 flips flops in his first 15 days

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News roundup: Aide: President Trump won't pursue investigations of Hillary Clinton

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News roundup: House GOP readies big agenda under President Trump

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308 Time To Apologize

JM Bell's The LEFT Show
First, I’m in the studio...

News roundup: Trump's 'big, beautiful' wall plans for Mexico may be crumbling

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News roundup: Columnist: Hatch only one standing between Secretary of State Giuliani and President Giuliani

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News roundup: Trump protesters could form the 'tea party of the left'

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News roundup: Liberal groups prepare to fight President Trump

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Why Americans won’t abandon the penny

DNews: Perspectives
India’s prime minister issued a directive last week that immediately...

News roundup: Five takeaways from President-elect Trump's first five days

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307 I Told You So

JM Bell's The LEFT Show
307 The LEFT...

News roundup: Outsider Trump looks to insiders, lobbyists for transition plans

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News roundup: Hillary Clinton to offer concession speech soon

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News roundup: Reluctant Trump supporters now look for jobs with President Trump

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News roundup: Clinton wins Dixville Notch as Election Day begins

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Marijuana referenda in the West could affect Utah

DNews: Perspectives
Five states will be voting Tuesday on whether to legalize recreational...

News roundup: The FBI director's 'never mind' moment that shook up the presidential race

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306 Goodnight America

JM Bell's The LEFT Show
Well, that sure was fun! 240...

News roundup: U.S. intelligence officials warn of Russian mischief in Tuesday's election

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News roundup: Trump's transition team ramps up to dismantle Obama's legacy

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News roundup: Trump claims surge but the map favors Clinton

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News roundup: Clinton, Trump tied nationally with one week to go

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Think this election is bad? Remember 1872?

DNews: Perspectives
Whatever may be said of the dismal choices voters face in this year’s...

News roundup: FBI's continued Clinton probe could rock pivotal swing state votes

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305 Miscarriages and other Dipsh@t

JM Bell's The LEFT Show
JC is back in the studio, while...