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KSL Newsradio's team of experienced analysts and anchors offer the latest political news and commentary, from the presidential election in 2016 to Utah campaigns and state legislature issues. Doug Wright, Jay Mcfarland, Drew Steele and the KSL team...

KSL Newsradio's team of experienced analysts and anchors offer the latest political news and commentary, from the presidential election in 2016 to Utah campaigns and state legislature issues. Doug Wright, Jay Mcfarland, Drew Steele and the KSL team bring you perspective and balance.

KSL Newsradio's team of experienced analysts and anchors offer the latest political news and commentary, from the presidential election in 2016 to Utah campaigns and state legislature issues. Doug Wright, Jay Mcfarland, Drew Steele and the KSL team bring you perspective and balance.
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Salt Lake City, UT

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KSL Newsradio's team of experienced analysts and anchors offer the latest political news and commentary, from the presidential election in 2016 to Utah campaigns and state legislature issues. Doug Wright, Jay Mcfarland, Drew Steele and the KSL team bring you perspective and balance.

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English


Episodes

Byu Professor Calling for Changes to Supreme Court

7/9/2018
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The process for seating a new justice has become more and more political.

Duration:00:06:58

Lee On Shortlist For Supreme Court

6/28/2018
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No matter who President Trump nominates, there is sure to be a -battle in Washington.

Duration:00:02:20

Mitt Romney Cruises To Easy Win In Gop Primary For Senate

6/27/2018
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Former GOP nominee for President and now Senate candidate Mitt Romney is making national headlines this morning for easily handing Dr. Mike Kennedy in Utah's Primary Election.

Duration:00:02:28

Mitt Romney Declared Winner Of Gop Senate

6/27/2018
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Right now with nearly 180,000 votes Mitt Romney has nearly 77 percent of the vote. WIth Mike Kennedy trailing far behind all night with 26% , 66,000. News Specialist Caitlin Burchill is live tonight at the Romney celebration party, where Romney and his wife greeted supporters to accept the nomination.

Duration:00:03:39

Prepping For Utah's Primary Election

6/25/2018
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The clock is ticking for voters to get in those mail-in ballots. Ladd Egan has that and other helpful hints for those hoping to have their vote counted.

Duration:00:02:22

Salt Lake County Certified as Welcoming Community

6/22/2018
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Protest over the Trump Administrations' so-called zero-tolerance policy on immigration isn't going away any time soon.. Critics are laying the blame directly on the President and his policies.. and say many families still await being re-united. But here in Utah, praise for how Salt Lake County is dealing with immigrants and refugees. For the first time, a national group that recognizes how communities help immigrants succeeds in business is giving a special recognition to a county...

Duration:00:01:12

Sunday Edition: 06 17 2018

6/19/2018
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This morning -- the high cost of childcare and where families can find relief. A simple way we can all make a difference in combating teen suicide. And three things you can do to protect your home from a wildfire.

Duration:00:25:01

Utah Lawmakers Call On Trump Administration: Stop Separating Families

6/19/2018
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There is a growing chorus of Utah's congressional leaders who are calling on the Trump administration to stop separating children from their parents at the border. Utah's two senators, Mike Lee and Orrin Hatch have now joined the state's four representatives in the House, expressing their concerns about the "zero tolerance" immigration policy, and Senator Hatch is recruiting his fellow senators to send a letter to the Justice Department, demanding that it stop.

Duration:00:01:34

What Net Neutrality Means For You

6/11/2018
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The question now is what does the end of net neutrality mean for us as consumers.

Duration:00:02:39

Byu Professor Talks About Summit With North Korea

6/11/2018
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There is no question the summit between the two leaders is historic-- but what if anything could come of their meeting in Singapore.

Duration:00:02:06

Mark Shurtleff Files Lawsuit-

6/7/2018
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For years he was the state's top law enforcement officer, then former Attorney General Mark Shurtleff was arrested, accused of obstructing justice, bribery, and misconduct.

Duration:00:01:40

Former Doug Wright Show Producers Reminicse with Doug

6/1/2018
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Lee Lonsberry and Kelsey Witt both joined the Doug Wright Show to enjoy Doug's last day at KSL. Lonsberry is now working in Washington D.C. with Congressman Rob Bishop. Witt also followed a path into politics after producing Doug's show as she worked with Evan McMullin in his campaign. They both recall good times working on the show and how Doug's influence helped them to blaze the trail their on in their political careers.

Duration:00:08:24

Mitt Romney Joins Doug Wright on His Last Day

6/1/2018
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Former Massachusetts governor and Utah senate candidate Mitt Romney joined the Doug Wright show on Wright's final day. They discussed the power of government and the needs for Utah. Doug and Mitt reminisced about political stories they both were apart of. Romney ran for president in both 2008 and 2012. The second run he won the Republican nomination.

Duration:00:14:50

Sunday Edition: 2018 05 27

5/29/2018
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As we kick off the summer season this Memorial Day Weekend, what your teen needs to know to look for a summer job.. Plus for older demographics -- things we can do to make sure our take home pay is keeping up with the rising cost of living. And getting religious leaders the tools to better assist those in their congregation suffering from mental illness.

Duration:00:22:44

Sunday Edition: 2018 05 06

5/17/2018
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Grandparenting 101 -- authors Richard and Linda Eyre are here with their new books. We'll discuss the prom dress -- and how it ended up seen around the world. A Jazz fan's unique way to show his support for the team, and one Utah man's plan to change the way we use our gym memberships.

Duration:00:26:22

Lawmakers Hold Off On UTA Name Change

5/16/2018
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And that debate came to an end today with lawmakers pulling on the plug on the agency's re-branding mandate.

Duration:00:02:39

Listeners to the Rescue

5/15/2018
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Jay Mcfarland promised not to comment on President Trump's activity for a whole week, but he's still obligated to do the Presidential Review at 2 every day. How's he holding up?

Duration:00:10:28

Possibility of Jurassic National Monument in Utah

5/9/2018
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Have you ever wanted to visit Jurassic Park? You might soon have the chance, right here in Utah. A new bill in Congress proposes to turn a fossil quarry in Emery County into Jurassic National Monument. That's not all. Senator Orrin Hatch and Representative John Curtis are hoping to settle decades of public lands dispute in central Utah. KSL's Dave Cawley dug into the details.

Duration:00:03:07

Town Hall On School Walkout

5/4/2018
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Lawmakers in Bountiful tonight held a public meeting -- inviting the hundreds of students who participated in that nationwide walkout following the Parkland, Florida school shooting.

Duration:00:02:04

Pro Gun Walkout

5/2/2018
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Students in Utah and around the country took a stand today for the -second amendment.

Duration:00:01:32