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2018 Ed Mayne Labor Champion Award

Diane Lewis is the Business Manager of the Laborers Local 295, currently serving on the Executive Board of the Utah AFL-CIO. For over 20 years, Diane has been working hard to protect the livelihood, safety, and dignity of Utah working families. Many of our legislators have neglected working people and the middle class.  Diane realizes the … Read More

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2018 Todd Taylor Democratic Gain Award

Peter Corroon serves in several positions in the real estate development profession.  He is the President of Sentry Financial’s Real Estate Division.  In addition, he manages Corroon Company which provides real estate consulting services to non-profit organizations, and is a Managing Member of Red Gate Properties, LLC which he and his brother have owned and … Read More

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Ben McAdams – CD4 Candidate

Ben McAdams is the twice-elected mayor of Salt Lake County. McAdams is a seventh generation Utahn who was raised in a family of eight where he learned the values of hard work, honesty, and duty to the community. As mayor, he has brought Republicans and Democrats together to get things done such as address homelessness, … Read More

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2018 Convention Rules

Convention Rules, as approved by the 2017-2019 UDP Rules Committee on Friday, April 13, 2018.

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** 2018 Draft Platform **

Amendments must be co-sponsored by a member of the Platform Committee and proposed amendments must be submitted by Saturday, April 21, by 12pm. To submit an amendment: Those wishing to propose an amendment to the platform must email it to platform@utdem.org by 11:59:59 PM on 04/21. Please include your name and a phone number with your … Read More

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2018 Convention Directions

Directions Located in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City, the Salt Palace Convention Center is easy to get to. FROM I-15 NORTHBOUND Take the 600 South exit to either 300 West or 200 West to access the Salt Palace parking garages.  The West parking lot is located between 100 South and South Temple (be … Read More

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2018 State Convention

The State Convention will be held at the Salt Palace Convention Center (100 South West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101) in Salt Lake City on April 28th, from 7 AM to 5 PM (or until business is finished). The convention is located in Hall 4, where you can register and get your credentials. Please find within … Read More

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Kent Moon – CD3 Candidate

Kent Moon is running to bring Utah Values to Washington. Kent and the Moon family have a deep history in Utah, starting on the fourth wagon train into the Salt Lake Valley. After serving an LDS mission in New Zealand, Kent graduated from the University of Utah and began working for the U.S. Small Business … Read More

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Mark Chambers – SD28 Candidate

I am a fifth generation Utahan, born and raised in Salt Lake City. Nine years ago I settled in Springdale. Since then, I have served on the Springdale Town Council, Secondary Water Advisory Board and the Southwest Mosquito Abatement Board. As the Ticketing Director for the Sundance Film Festival, Utah Symphony and Opera, and ArtTix … Read More

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Abigail Wright – SD9 Candidate

In 2010, Abbey’s son was born with congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) which caused hearing loss, vestibular loss and motor delays. Abigail’s experience with her son is what started her down the path of advocacy and she has previously served as the Vice President of the Utah CMV Council, is a co-founder of the National CMV Foundation … Read More

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