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The Definitive Christmas Music Rankings

We’re halfway through December and it’s finally snowed, so many of you are just now turning your music dials to Christmas music. Some of us non scrooges take these things

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45 Podcast ep. 9 – Utah Access +, Democratic debate, GOP presidential race, 2016 Utah elections

In episode 9 we talked about the death of Medicaid expansion in Utah (but it could be resurrected soon), the Democratic presidential debate, the GOP candidates for president, 2016 Utah elections,

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Speaker Hughes is no Boehner

I have been watching with interest the discussion on Medicaid expansion.  Michael Jolley did a great piece on how it hurts the most vulnerable.   This week we saw the

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How Medicaid Expansion hurts Utah’s most vulnerable

With a special legislative session addressing Medicaid expansion in Utah expected to take place next month, a lot has been written about the “gang of 6” plan (the gang of

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Utah County GOP Chair decides not to discuss Greg Graves’ use of Ashley Madison

Tonight the Utah County GOP Executive Committee met and sources say that Chairman Craig Frank cut off debate to allow a resolution against Commissioner Greg Graves’ use of Ashley Madison. Previously

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Planned Parenthood Utah’s Capitol Rally

I attended the Planned Parenthood rally at the Capitol this week. I was also at the smaller counter protest inside the rotunda. Some observations: The counter protest had around 50

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45 Podcast ep. 8 – Ashley Madison hack, prison relocation, Jonathan Johnson, Planned Parenthood

In episode 8 of the FortyFive politics podcast things got a little crazy as we talked about Ashley Madison, prison relocation, Jonathan Johnson’s run for governor, 00:00-1:03 – Intro 01:04-27:12 –

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Write-in candidate Bill Freeze: Why I was tough on Greg Graves

Former Utah County Commissioner candidate Bill Freeze issued the following statement:   Greg Graves admits to spending over $500 on Ashley Madison website. – http://fortyfivepolitics.com/utah-county-commissioner-admits-to-using-ashley-madison-but-denies-having-affair/ As most of you know I

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Utah County Commissioner not completely truthful in Ashley Madison admission

On Tuesday I broke the story about Utah County Commissioner Greg Graves and his use of the website Ashley Madison. Graves was candid in his admission of using the site.

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Utah County Commissioner admits to using Ashley Madison, but denies having affair

Have you heard of the website Ashley Madison? According to its website “Ashley Madison is the online personals & dating destination for casual encounters, married dating, discreet encounters and extramarital