Tag: Deseret

What are Christians, Jews and Muslims doing to get out the vote?

The Rev. Salvatore Sapienza stands in the doorway of the historic Douglas Congregational United Church of Christ in the village of Douglas, Mich., on Tuesday Oct. 13, 2020. As part of the Our Faith Our Vote 2020 initiative, volunteers at the church will drive voters with their completed mail-in...

Ben McAdams, Burgess Owens both praise ‘warp speed’ vaccine effort

Rep. Ben McAdams, D-Utah, and Burgess Owens bump elbows after participating in the 4th Congressional District debate at the Triad Center in Salt Lake City on Monday. The two candidates spoke at a forum on Wednesday. | Kristin Murphy, Deseret News Utah congressional candidates speak at University of Utah...

Utah reports another 1,114 COVID-19 cases, 5 more deaths

Nurse Daniel Salas Jimenez works with patients at a new COVID-19 testing site in the parking lot of Rice-Eccles Stadium in Salt Lake City on Monday, Oct. 12, 2020. The testing site is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m. to...

Why Sen. Mike Lee says Barrett would be even-handed Supreme Court justice

Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, questions Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett during the third day of her confirmation hearings before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington on Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020. | Greg Nash, Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY — Republicans, including Utah Sen. Mike Lee,...