On Saturday September 26th, 2015 the quarterly Utah County Republican Party held elections for committees and Legislative District Leadership. We also voted and passed a resolution sponsored by Commissioner Bill Lee and former Utah County Chair Casey Voeks opposing Proposition 1, which is the proposed Fuel Tax Increase.
I voted against the bill that increased…Continue
Added by David Lifferth on September 27, 2015 at 7:47pm — No Comments
On Saturday September 19th, Dave Lifferth was elected by his peers on the Republican Party Central Committee to serve a 2 year term on the Audit Committee.
The top five of the 6 candidates were elected to the Audit…Continue
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I was invited by Cameron Martin, Vice President of UVU to speak in his "Politics in Utah" class. Topics ranged from the good people of Saratoga Springs and Eagle Mountain, the Republican Majority in the state legislature, gun rights, separation of church and state, education funding, potential government shutdown, and funding of Planned Parenthood.…Continue
Added by David Lifferth on September 16, 2015 at 6:52pm — No Comments
I did a follow up survey to the July voter survey to see if there has been movement in voter sentiment. The biggest change has been for Dr. Ben Carson. His support has nearly doubled from 14% to 26% while everyone else has dropped except for Carly Fiorina who has increased from 0% to 3%. When I did the original survey, I had left Dr. Carson out, so I did that again to be consistent.
Added by David Lifferth on September 15, 2015 at 7:30pm — No Comments
GOP Presidential Politics
Other survey Questions
Added by David Lifferth on September 15, 2015 at 8:49am — No Comments
In interesting study from the University of Chicago documented that 98% of criminals didn't buy their guns from legal sources such as gun stores and guns sows that require a background check.…Continue
Added by David Lifferth on September 13, 2015 at 5:11pm — No Comments
I recently read an article that explained that Politicians lie because Voters punish them when they tell the Truth: (http://www.breitbart.com/london/2015/03/20/politicians-lie-because-voters-punish-them-for-telling-the-truth/)
Here is a quote:
We’re constantly being told that voters have lost trust in politicians because they…
Added by David Lifferth on September 13, 2015 at 4:59pm — No Comments
I am watching the national trend of larger support for Political Outsiders.
In current polls (http://www.realclearpolitics.com/epolls/latest_polls/) when you add up support for Donald Trump (29%), Ben Carson (25%), and Carly Fiorina (4%) that is 58% of support for presidential candidates that have never held political office. Their wealth of experience has been in Real Estate Development,…Continue
Added by David Lifferth on September 13, 2015 at 4:49pm — No Comments
Despite some allergies we had a fun time at the Utah State Fair today.Continue
Added by David Lifferth on September 12, 2015 at 9:28pm — No Comments
This is a series of emails that I have discussed Steve Briles thoughts on State Regulation of Bee Keeping. I have his permission to post this on my blog site.
In addition to the questions asked in the survey I want to take the position of Don't amend the beekeeping code. Although I like less government intervention I am FOR keeping the registration requirements.. As past President and current board member of the Utah County Beekeepers…
Added by David Lifferth on September 2, 2015 at 12:15pm — No Comments