Saturday, October 8, 2016

Meet the Candidates Night
On Tuesday, October 4, we hosted a Meet the Candidates Night and Central Committee Meeting at Rocky Mountain Middle School. We heard speeches from the following candidates and elected officials:

John Dougal- State Auditor
Tim Quinn- State House of Representatives District 54
Phill Wright- State GOP Vice-Chair
Lisa Shepherd- State GOP Secretary
David Damschen- State Treasurer
Alisa Ellis- State School Board
Kelsey Berg, Rep. for Congressman Jason Chaffetz-3rd Congressional District
Mike Kohler- School Board- Midway
Tom Hansen- School Board-Midway
Blaik Baird- School Board- County East
Steve Farrell- County Council-At Large Seat B
Spencer Park- County Council-South Seat
Kendall Crittenden-County Council-Seat D Heber South
Mark Nelson-County Council-Midway Seat

We want to give a special thank you to the following individuals:
  • candidates, elected officials, campaign representatives, precinct chairs/vice-chairs, and all other individuals who attended
  • Principal Justin Kelly and his custodial staff for allowing us to use Rocky Mountain Middle School and for helping us with set-up and clean-up
  • Jim Green for inviting all candidates, helping with set-up and clean-up, providing refreshments
Information on Voting in the General Election
We remind you that all registered voters in Wasatch County will receive a mail-in-ballot for this general election. (In fact, 21 of the 29 counties in Utah will be voting with the mail-in-ballot.) There will not be traditional polling stations. Make sure your voter registration information is current, and please be aware of the following deadlines:

Oct. 11: Last day to register to vote by mailing a registration form
No later than Oct. 18, 2016: Absentee and vote by mail ballots are mailed to voters.
Oct. 25: Early voting begins.
Nov. 1: Last day to register to vote online at or at a county clerk’s office.
Nov. 3: Last day to request an absentee/mail ballot.
Nov. 4: Early voting ends.
Nov. 8: General Election
If you have any questions please contact the Wasatch County Clerk, Brent Titcomb, at 435-657-3190. You will also find some general election information and resources at

Upcoming Events
Presidential Debate
Sunday, October 9, 2016

Utah 4th Congressional District Debate
Monday, October 10, 2016
Salt Lake Community College
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Senate Debate
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Brigham Young University
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Utah 1st Congressional District Debate
Monday, October 17, 2016
Weber State University
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Presidential Debate
Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Utah 3rd Congressional District Debate
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Utah Valley University
6:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Utah Tax Reform Summit 2016
October 21, 2016
8:30 am to 2:00 pm; Salt Palace, Suite 250 and 251; Salt Lake City
RSVP to Charles Akerlow at Cost: $35 per person. For questions call 801-428-3755.

State GOP Election Night Party
November 8, 2016
Starts at 6 PM
Rice Eccles Stadium (Cost will be posted on calendar at

Wasatch County GOP Annual Lincoln Day Breakfast 
February 25, 2016
Soldier Hollow Grill