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Dear Friends and Supporters, Last March, before Utah Democratic Party delegates selected me to be the Democratic nominee in Utah’s 2nd Congressional District, I wrote Chris Stewart a letter regarding COVID. Even though those were early days of the global pandemic, like many of us, I...

Dear Friends and Supporters, Today, ballots begin to be mailed across Utah’s 2nd congressional district, all 14 counties-wide, a vast sweep of land that is both increasingly diverse demographically and, without a doubt, politically complex. Blue. Red. Purple. Today, October 13, is an important marker in...

Dear Friends and Supporters, When I first became an author, I decided to make my email address public on my book-focused website. Several other writers and people at my publisher (Alfred A. Knopf / Penguin Random House) said this was risky. They warned that my inbox...

Dear Friends and Supporters, Salt Lake City’s welcome to Senator Harris was visible on many street corners this week, under hazy smoke-filled skies because of west coast fires. Our campaign joined other groups in a strong show of support at a local park. Utah’s increasing diversity...

Dear Friends and Supporters, Thank you for your support as our campaign team, many volunteers, and I work the phones, text messages, and travel the long highways and bumpy byways of Utah’s 2nd Congressional District. We continue to share our message, draw clear distinctions with my...

Dear Friends and Supporters, Travels this week across Utah’s 2nd Congressional District have shown what is at the center of this election: COVID-19 at record highs, families hurting and anxious, small businesses and employees under stress, and a divided state and country with a clear and...

Dear Friends and Supporters, Our team and I wanted to try to move away from the grind of today’s divisive politics and instead share some personal aspects of the people who, as a team, make a campaign work. Even during this era of COVID-19, when most...

Dear Friends and Supporters, Our team and I are looking forward to seeing many of you at upcoming town halls. Election Day is 38 days away. In line with COVID-19 public health measures, we will be holding events in counties throughout CD2 as long as we...

Kael Weston invites you to participate in a series of weekly lunchtime conversations with him about urgent policy issues, including government accountability and ethics, that require serious leadership and personally impact the people who live and work in Utah’s 2nd congressional district. Government Accountability & Ethics Tuesday, October...

Dear Friends and Supporters, Our campaign made a deliberate decision to reach out to people with different political views and party affiliations from the outset. Since then, I sometimes hear a variation of: why try? These voters do not share Democrats’ priorities or values. Too many...