News Releases

Year

2014

VoteEasy and PCT Results Released in Utah
Oct. 27, 2014, 9:56 a.m.

&nbsp;Today, Vote Smart released the results of the National Political Courage Test to VoteEasy at VoteSmart.org, giving Utah voters an invaluable resource for identifying their best political match November 4th. Twenty-four of the congressional and state legislative candidates passed the 2014 Political Courage Test. <div> &nbsp; </div>

2013

Legislative Wrap-Up: Voter ID
Jan. 16, 2013, 4:34 p.m.

States across America considered legislation in their most recent sessions that would change voting and voter registration requirements.

2012

VoteEasy Tool Launched in Utah
Sept. 12, 2012, 3 p.m.

Standing Your Ground Across The States
June 12, 2012, 8:11 a.m.

The February 26 shooting of&nbsp;Trayvon Martin&nbsp;has ignited a media firestorm surrounding so-called “stand your ground” or “castle doctrine” laws in the United States.&nbsp;

April Common Ground E-Newsletter
April 24, 2012, 8:45 a.m.

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2011

Health care: What are the candidates saying?
Nov. 14, 2011, 9:33 a.m.

Research intern Julie Bissinger takes a closer look at what the 2012 presidential candidates have said recently on the issue of health care. <br>