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Deseret News Officially Calls for Donald Trump to Drop Out of Presidential Race

Deseret News Officially Calls for Donald Trump to Drop Out of Presidential Race

Featured Image Evan Vucci, Associated Press In an unprecedented move, Deseret News, a news organization owned by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, published an editorial Saturday calling for Donald Trump to resign his candidacy for President of the United States. “For 80 years, the Deseret News has not entered into the troubled waters of presidential endorsement. We …

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Donald Trump to Utah: You Can Help Make America Great Again

Photo courtesy of Deseret News As time hastens forward to the 2016 presidential election, members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and the highly conservative state of Utah has become a hotbed of discussion. Deseret News, the Church’s official news organization, has invited the major party nominees to speak directly to the people of Utah. So far, …

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Gary Johnson Publishes Open Letter to Mormons, Utah About Religious Freedom

Gary Johnson Publishes Open Letter to Mormons, Utah About Religious Freedom

Gary Johnson, presidential candidate hopeful from the Libertarian Party, upset Mormons after he made comments to a reporter about religious freedom being a “black hole” that could lead to discrimination. Johnson also made a reference to Mormonism, stating, “Back to Mormonism. Why shouldn’t somebody be able to shoot somebody else because their freedom of religion says that God has spoken …

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Donald Trump on Mitt Romney: ‘Are You Sure He’s a Mormon?’

Donald Trump on Mitt Romney: 'Are You Sure He's a Mormon?'

AP Photo / John Locher Donald Trump spoke at a rally in Salt Lake City on Friday, where he said he loved Mormons but blasted Mitt Romney. “Do I love the Mormons?” Trump asked as cheers erupted from the crowd. “I have many friends that live in Salt Lake City — and by the way, Mitt Romney is not one …

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Mitt Romney Blasts Both Trump and Clinton in Speech from Utah

Mitt Romney Blasts Both Trump and Clinton in Speech from Utah

In his speech from the University of Utah, former presidential candidate Mitt Romney blasted both Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton while giving an impassioned plea for Americans to choose correctly. “I’m convinced America has greatness ahead and this is a time for choosing. God bless us to choose a nominee who will make that vision a reality,” Romney urged at …

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Mitt Romney to Deliver Major Speech on 2016 Presidential Race Thursday Morning

Mitt Romney to Deliver Major Speech on 2016 Presidential Race Thursday Morning

Photo: CHARLES DHARAPAK/ASSOCIATED PRESS Multiple news sources, including Fox News, the Washington Post, and NBC News, are reporting former Massachusetts governor and presidential hopeful Mitt Romney will deliver a speech Thursday about the 2016 presidential race. Though Romney considered running again in 2015, he decided against it. For most of the current election season, which seems to have throw the GOP into …

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Mitt Romney Finally Speaks About 2016 Presidential Race, Angers Donald Trump & Starts Twitter War

Mitt Romney Finally Speaks About 2016 Presidential Race, Angers Donald Trump & Starts Twitter War

Photo: RD/Kabik/Retna Ltd./Corbis for NYMag.com For the most part, 2012 presidential nominee Mitt Romney has remained quiet during the frenzy of opinion during the 2016 presidential race. This past week, however, Romney opened up and found himself in a tweet war with business mogul and presidential hopeful Donald Trump. In an appearance at Babson College in Massachusetts, Romney made his …

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