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Willie Grayeyes
Judy Fahys / KUER

A Navajo man will be put back on the ballot for a Utah county commission seat after a judge sided with him Tuesday in his lawsuit against a county that disqualified him in the first election since a judge ruled local voting districts were illegally drawn based on race.

2018 Primary Election Results

Jun 26, 2018
KUER


Preliminary results are in and tallies show Mitt Romney clinching the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate.

Renee Bright / KUER

Amid concerns over election hacking and other voting interference, Utah's polling systems have been put to the test by the Department of Homeland Security just ahead of the June 26 primary.

Renee Bright / KUER

Here’s a telling stat: In Utah, there are more registered unaffiliated voters than there are Democrats. Roughly 600,000 including both active and inactive voters. Inactive just means the person hasn’t voted in a couple of general election cycles.

Julia Ritchey / KUER

After years of litigation, the Utah Republican Party was dealt another blow on Tuesday after a federal appeals court affirmed that Utah’s candidate nominating election law, known as S.B. 54, is constitutional.

Election Day: Utahns Head To The Polls For Dozens Of City Races

Nov 7, 2017
Erik Neumann / KUER

It's election day in Utah. More than 400 municipal races will be decided Tuesday night, in addition to ballot questions and bond referendums. 

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A lawsuit over Utah’s voter rolls is still up in the air — and so might President Trump’s voter fraud commission that requested the data in the first place.

New Study Finds Voter Participation Still Low In Utah

Oct 17, 2017
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A new study finds that Utah’s voter turnout continues to slip, and noncompetitive races may be a significant factor.

Utah GOP's Strategy On Count My Vote? Wait And See

Sep 28, 2017
Lieutenant Governor's Office / Twitter

The chair of Utah’s Republican party says it will now be up to the public to decide on a direct primary system after the re-launching of the Count My Vote ballot initiative.