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Great Salt Lake is shrinking, but habitat work means more birds

A northern harrier flies over the Great Salt Lake Shorelands Preserve next to a school in western Davis County on Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2023. Development in Davis County has tripled between 1997 and 2022. Kristin Murphy, Deseret News The 22-year drought in Utah has been the harbinger of bad...

Omar, now a Dem unifier, faces down her GOP critics

Ilhan Omar, at times a lightning rod for House Democrats, is now a unifying force in her party’s quest to frustrate the GOP at every turn. The member of the so-called progressive “squad” knew even before starting her third term in Congress that she’d face Republicans’ long-promised threat to...

Omar, now a Dem unifier, faces down her GOP critics

Ilhan Omar, at times a lightning rod for House Democrats, is now a unifying force in her party’s quest to frustrate the GOP at every turn. The member of the so-called progressive “squad” knew even before starting her third term in Congress that she’d face Republicans’ long-promised threat to...

Longtime Santos treasurer is out, she tells federal regulator

The longtime campaign treasurer for embattled Rep. George Santos told the Federal Election Commission Tuesday she resigned from his campaign and affiliated committees last week. It was not immediately clear who is serving as treasurer for the New York Republican’s political groups after Nancy Marks’ resignation. Neither Marks nor...

The Sotomayor and Kagan retirement question

With Democrats’ hold on the Senate tenuous, some argue that at least one of the liberal justices should retire. If they did, it would be extraordinarily unusual. Aaron Blake Link...