County wide early voting started on Tuesday, and a surprising numbers of voters showed up to cast their ballots, most of them citing convenience as a reason they chose to vote early. Rick Brough has more.
The Summit County Clerk’s office is looking for a handful of judges to serve on election day. KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher has more.
With early voting starting on the 23rd and with two weeks left until General Election Day – the six Summit County Council candidates addressed a variety of topics before the Board of the Park City Chamber/Bureau. Rick Brough has more.
In a wide-ranging discussion, the republican incumbent and democratic challenger for Utah’s first congressional district seat disagreed on most of the issues. KPCW’s Leslie Thatcher reports.
Today, KPCW presents a special Tuesday edition of Community Voices, featuring a debate between First District Republican Congressman Rob Bishop and his Democratic challenger Donna McAleer, who are both running for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. In the second half, a pre-recorded interview with Senator Orrin Hatch.
Voters living within the Park City limits will decide on a proposed sales tax increase next month of one half of one percent. If approved, the increase in the Resort City sales tax would add an additional 50 cents for every 100 dollars spent on purchases – other than groceries.
The sponsors of the two referendum petitions to require a county-wide vote on tax increases approved by the Summit County council have asked for a recount after one of the petitions failed to meet the required number of signatures.
KPCW is covering all local elections this fall – from the only debate on radio to election night results.
Join us as we talk to the candidates and find out what they stand for and how they plan to work for Summit County.
Aired on KPCW October 18, 2012. KPCW and Community Voices are proud to present the audio of the debate between incumbent Senator Orrin Hatch (R) and challenger Scott Howell (D). The hour-long debate between Republican incumbent Orrin Hatch and Democratic challenger Scott Howell was hosted by Professor David B. Magleby, founder of the Brigham Young [...]
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