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Senator Mike Lee reminds us all what it’s like to watch a conservative debate

Senator Mike Lee reminds us all what it’s like to watch a conservative debate

Posted on October 14, 2016

Conservative Review By: Chris Pandolfo At Wednesday night’s U.S. Senate debate at Brigham Young University, Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah (A, 100%) was asked about the extremely difficult and polarizing topic of religious liberties versus LGBT rights. In the debate, against Democratic challenger Misty Snow (the first transgender nominee for a major party to run...

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

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

Posted on 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...

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In our opinion: Sentencing reform gains foothold in Utah

In our opinion: Sentencing reform gains foothold in Utah

Posted on 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 to be...

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Big money, environmentalists and the Bears Ears story

Big money, environmentalists and the Bears Ears story

Posted on 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....

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An interview on the Bears Ears with Utah Senator Mike Lee

An interview on the Bears Ears with Utah Senator Mike Lee

Posted on 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 everything we could see would be within the new monument. To the...

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

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

Posted on 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 Blue Mountain Diné are all scheduled to...

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