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Utah Gubernatorial Candidates Make Headlines for Unique Political Ads

Utah Gubernatorial Candidates Make Headlines for Unique Political Ads

Utah gubernatorial candidates GOP Lieutenant Governor Spencer Cox and Democratic nominee Chris Peterson made national headlines with a series of unique political ads calling for civility and respect in politics. The most popular of the three ads, titled “We Approve,” features Cox and Peterson giving a call to “stand united” in the pursuit of a better way to campaign. At …

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LDS Church “Deeply Troubled” By Forced Separation of Immigrant Families

Church Offers Condolences After Mexico Massacre

The spokesman for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Eric Hawkins issued a statement on the forced separation of immigrant families at U.S. borders: “The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has long expressed its position that immigration reform should strengthen families and keep them together.” “The forced separation of children from their parents now occurring at the …

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Is This The Real Lesson Behind the Women’s March?

An LDS Daily reader, Megan, originally wrote this on her personal blog. As a family we’ve been reading the Chronicles of Narnia. This week we came across a theme we’ve come across before. It’s a message with a lesson we could all use. At different points in different books of the series, we find Aslan (the Great Lion, who represents …

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I’m a Pro-Life Mormon Woman…This Is #WhyIMarch

I'm a Pro-Life Mormon Woman...This Is #WhyIMarch

This post was originally published on the personal blog of Tiana Chambers. As we were walking out of the metro to join the rally before this weekend’s Women’s March on Washington, I commented to my friends wondering how many people would be protesting the March. One of my friends was baffled as she asked, “Wait, do you really think people …

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Some Reports Suggest Mitt Romney May Be Considered for Secretary of State by Trump

Some Reports Suggest Mitt Romney May Be Considered for Secretary of State by Trump

Featured Image | Kristin Murphy, Deseret News According to multiple reports, former presidential nominee Mitt Romney will be meeting with president-elect Donald Trump this weekend to discuss a possible position for Romney in Trump’s cabinet. NBC News states a source close to Trump revealed the position discussed will be for the secretary of state position. However, the meeting has not …

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