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USA TODAY: Trump adds new names to SCOTUS list, includes Sen. Mike Lee

September 23, 2016

Trump adds new names to SCOTUS list, includes Sen. Mike Lee Eliza Collins, USA TODAY  Donald Trump is expanding his list of potential Supreme Court picks he might appoint to replace Justice Antonin Scalia, calling the cumulative 21 people “definitive.” On Friday the Republican nominee released an official list of 10 more people he may choose for […]

In our opinion: Sentencing reform gains foothold in Utah

September 2, 2016

In 1979, 44 percent of people convicted in federal court of felony-level offenses were sent to prison. By 2008, the number rose to 91 percent, an unprecedented increase resulting from political initiatives to get tougher on crime, particularly with the advent of minimum-mandatory sentences. The nation has come to the realization that this trend has […]

Big money, environmentalists and the Bears Ears story

August 10, 2016

Black Diamond co-founder Peter Metcalf speaks at a press conference at the Salt Lake Marriott Downtown at City Creek in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016. During the press conference, representatives of leading sports, ski, health and outdoor companies urged President Barack Obama to permanently protect the Bears Ears region in southeastern Utah. […]

An interview on the Bears Ears with Utah Senator Mike Lee

August 5, 2016

Question: What do you think of 1.9 million acres? Answer: It’s big; it’s huge. Yosemite National Park, a crown jewel of the national park system, is only 1.3 million acres. So this would be that much bigger than that. I was up on top of the East Bears Ear this morning. To the north, basically […]

Mike Lee, US Senate to hold monument meeting near Bears Ears

July 26, 2016

BLANDING — U.S. Sen. Mike Lee of Utah and members of the Senate’s Energy and Natural Resources Committee will hold a hearing in Utah on Wednesday amid a push for a new national monument in the state. Utah Gov. Gary Herbert, U.S. Rep. Rob Bishop and representatives of San Juan County, the Navajo Nation and […]

A Critical First Step

June 3, 2016

Eliminating poverty is a key element of the Conservative Reform Agenda that has guided my first term as your U.S. Senator. To that end, next week I will introduce the Welfare Reform and Upward Mobility Act. Utahns understand better than most that hard work is the surest way to improve one’s lot in life. Decades […]

Revised criminal justice reform bill ready for Senate hearing

May 3, 2016

Salt Lake City, Utah- (ABC4 Utah) – Support for a bill that would reform the criminal justice system is growing in Congress. Utah Senator, Mike Lee first teamed up with Democrat, Dick Durbin of Illinois about three years ago.Today the bill is cosponsored by a bipartisan group of senators. You might call it a rare […]

Lee leads effort to restore balance between Congress, president and courts

March 25, 2016

Conservatives give a lot of lip service to the Constitution, but too few actually read it or know what it says. While many focus on the admittedly important Bill of Rights, the meat of the Constitution outlines the basic functions of government, including the checks and balances designed to keep tyranny from America’s door. It […]

Scott Anderson (Zions Bank CEO)
Scott Anderson (Zions Bank CEO) (Zions Bank CEO)
“It is an honor to co-chair Senator Lee’s national reelection committee with former Governor Huntsman. Mike Lee’s impact and influence in the US Senate continues to grow as he collaborates on an agenda focused on meaningful reform and empowering good people...”
Jon Huntsman, Jr.
Jon Huntsman, Jr.
"I have known, worked with, and admired Mike Lee for many years. He is at the forefront of a new generation of leaders in Washington and I am excited to assist him as Co-Chair of his national reelection committee."
STEPHEN OHLEMACHER (Associated Press)
STEPHEN OHLEMACHER (Associated Press)(Associated Press)
"Rubio-Lee Tax Plan Rewards Investors, Parents, Businesses"
Jim Pethokoukis (The American Conservative)
Jim Pethokoukis (The American Conservative)
Lee Navigates GOP Confusion“Senator Mike Lee of Utah is offering fellow Republicans a possible path out of the political and policy wilderness.”
Goal of New Initiative“It’s messy and noisy and even a little bit uncomfortable. But the center of gravity is shifting. We’re not just opposing a president. We’re developing an agenda — a modern, pro-growth, principled agenda for our party."Representative Paul Ryan (R-WI)
National Review
Lee’s concrete proposal is heartening“For a political party too often seen as out of touch, aligned with the rich, indifferent to the less fortunate, and uninterested in solving the problems of working families, Republicans could not ask for a more worthy cause around which to build a new conservative reform ...
National Review
Lee credited for over half of reform legislation“I’m confident that I do not speak only for myself in saying that my opposition to almost all of Obama’s policies is quite sincere. And about three-quarters of the proposing legislation that bears the reform-conservative imprint would not exist if not for the ...

The two most important choices we face:

WHAT WE WILL STAND FOR?

WHO WE WILL STAND WITH?

Mike Lee’s Conservative Reform Agenda
follows the Utah model to:

  • ✓ Create upward mobility for the poor
  • ✓ Expand opportunity for the middle class
  • ✓ End special priviledges for the well connected and political elite
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