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Whoe on STAGGS – ENDORSEMENT RESCINDED. Vote for Jason Walton

John Curtis had a Good Year Trading Stocks in 2023

240 Utah Dams Classified as “High Hazard.”

Who Does Ipson Work For? Hint: It’s Not you.

Inside WashCo Politicks – Tactics & Plans – The Hidden Agenda

A Frail Don Ipson Forced to Primary – Time to Retire?

Don Ipson forced to rely on Delegates he dismissed as irrelevant

Whoe on STAGGS – ENDORSEMENT RESCINDED. Vote for Jason Walton
By Ed Wallace, Publisher June 14, 2024 Ed’s note: Well, this is embarrassing but some say there’s a first time for everything. Information has come to my attention that forces me to pull USN’s endorsement for Trent Staggs. Instead, I am endorsing Jason Walton. He is an “exceptionally fine human being.” Walton has had amazing […]

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John Curtis had a Good Year Trading Stocks in 2023
By Ed Wallace, Publisher – Apr 18, 2024 Unusual Whales produces a yearly report that discloses congressional financial transactions. John Curtis had a good year in 2023 making a 25.3% return as a trader with insider knowledge. That’s better than the latest SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY) return at 24.8% In other words, Curtis […]

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240 Utah Dams Classified as “High Hazard.”
By Wayne Wickizer, Columnist. Dam FailuresCaught 10 Massive Dam Failures https://videopress.com/embed/bQzk2Sum?hd=1&cover=1&loop=0&autoPlay=0&permalink=1&muted=0&controls=1&playsinline=0&useAverageColor=0&preloadContent=metadata Will Jordanelle Dam Failas a Tsunami of SnowmeltFloods out of the Uinta Mountains? Jordanelle is among ~240 Utah dams classified as “High Hazard.”  “High Hazard” is typically defined as a dam whose failure will cause loss of human life and significant property destruction. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-30ag0HIA245BKMrQfCNin9AKH3KA_Xv/preview […]

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Who Does Ipson Work For? Hint: It’s Not you.
By Ed Wallace, Publisher – April 11, 2024 A compilation of Don Ipson’s campaign reports from 2008 to present (April 7, 2024), shows that Ipson has received the following contributions: 23 Local SD29 Contributions (Largest – Don Ipson, $2,016.20) $9,286.20 238 In-State Contributions $154,874.85 99 Total Out of State Contributions $45,178.48 360 Total Contributions $209,339.53 […]

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Inside WashCo Politicks – Tactics & Plans – The Hidden Agenda
By Ed Wallace, Publisher and WashCo Delegate – March 25, 2024 The following is an extensive compilation of information that comes from sources within the Washington County Republican Party, various government employees, and private citizens deeply involved in county politics. In order to protect these Patriots from retaliation, I am withholding their identities. As for […]

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A Frail Don Ipson Forced to Primary – Time to Retire?
By Ed Wallace, Publisher and WashCo Delegate – March 25, 2024 Related Article: Inside WashCo Politicks – Tactics & Plans – The Hidden Agenda The WashCoGOP Republican Convention was held Saturday at Hurricane HS. An applaudable 94.5% of elected delegates attended. After a prayer and the Pledge of Allegiance, six candidates were elected by acclamation […]

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Don Ipson forced to rely on Delegates he dismissed as irrelevant
Bu Ilene Hacker, Columnist, March 22, 2024 (Publisher’s note at end) Related article: A Quick Look at WashCo’s Elected State Officials There are 2 ways to get on a ballot. 1. Convention Where neighbors select delegates to represent them, then the delegates attend a convention where they cast their votes to elect leaders. The Republican […]

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