Orrin Hatch

WASHINGTON | Trump to award Presidential Medal of Freedom to donor’s wife

WASHINGTON — Miriam Adelson is a doctor, philanthropist and humanitarian, but is perhaps best known as the wife of Sheldon Adelson, a Las Vegas casino magnate considered one of the nation’s most powerful Republican donors. She gets to add a new title Friday when President Donald Trump honors her with the Presidential Medal of Freedom. … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump to award Presidential Medal of Freedom to donor’s wife

WASHINGTON | Trump says 7 to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

WASHINGTON— President Donald Trump has announced his first recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom and they include the wife of a major Republican Party donor, the longest-serving Republican senator in U.S. history, Elvis Presley and Babe Ruth. Trump will also posthumously recognize the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia. Medals are going to Miriam … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Trump says 7 to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

WASHINGTON | COLLINS JOINS NADLER, HATCH AND LEAHY TO INTRODUCE BIPARTISAN, BICAMERAL AMERICAN ROYALTIES TOO ACT

WASHINGTON – Reps. Doug Collins (R-Ga.) and Jerry Nadler (D-N.Y.) joined Sens. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) and Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.) in introducing the American Royalties Too (ART) Act of 2018 in the House of Representatives and the Senate. The legislation will provide a measure of equity to visual artists by allowing them to receive a portion … Continue reading WASHINGTON | COLLINS JOINS NADLER, HATCH AND LEAHY TO INTRODUCE BIPARTISAN, BICAMERAL AMERICAN ROYALTIES TOO ACT

WASHINGTON | Frustrated US lawmakers threaten action on Trump’s tariffs

WASHINGTON — Lawmakers are losing patience with the Trump administration’s reliance on tariffs to win trade disputes and are talking increasingly about legislative action to protect U.S. jobs. A senior Republican senator has threatened legislation to curb President Donald Trump‘s trade actions, and other senators joined him on Wednesday in promising a complementary bill. Meanwhile, … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Frustrated US lawmakers threaten action on Trump’s tariffs

Opportunity in Utah: Mitt Romney eyes political resurgence

SALT LAKE CITY/January 03, 2018(AP)(STL.News)—He has already made a fortune in business, managed an Olympics, served as governor and secured a presidential nomination. Now, Mitt Romney, at 70 years old, is considering a new career in Congress. Those who know Romney best expect him to announce plans in the coming weeks to seek a suddenly … Continue reading Opportunity in Utah: Mitt Romney eyes political resurgence