Meet Darlene McDonald

Get to know the woman behind the movement, her life, what she stands for, and what her plans are for our state and country!

Darlene and Michael McDonald run into Daughter after Evacuation from Puerto Rico

The first thing that caught Michael McDonald’s eye was the woman’s hair — significantly longer than it was when his daughter embarked on her Mormon mission to Puerto Rico in May, but the same tawny…

You Have a Voice on Healthcare

With all the drama in the White House these days, it’s easy to forget that the President and his party just made major progress toward destroying the American health care system. TrumpCare is opposed…

Healthcare Is a Right

President Barack Obama’s signature legislative achievement, known as “Obamacare,” was based on a conservative idea. This conservative idea was proposed by the conservative Heritage Foundation in the…

Team Utah

There’s a lot to divide us Utahns. BYU or Utah? Mormon or not? Democrat or Republican? It’s pretty easy to focus on what divides us. It can be a lot harder to remember what unites us. We should all…

Why Did Republicans Keep Trumpcare a Secret?

Democrats believed that once people understood Obamacare, they would like it. And there is plenty of polling to prove them right — as early as 2010, polls showed support for most of the individual…

Obamacare Repeal Will Hurt Women

You probably know I don’t think Obamacare is perfect. I’ve written about this in a previous emails, in a Deseret News op-ed, and on my website. But it has done a lot of good, especially when it comes…

Down Ballot: Local Politics

I made a decision early on in this campaign that it can’t be about me. Democrats need to win up and down the ballot in 2018. We need to win this seat in Congress from Mia Love, but we also need to…

The Office of Lincoln

I go out of my way to not defend Nazis. It seems to be a pretty reasonable line I’ve drawn for myself, and most everyone I know has similar thoughts on the issue. As an African-American woman and as…

Utah Values

"The biggest need in politics and government today is for people of integrity and courage, who will do what they believe is right and not worry about the political consequences to themselves" --Reva…

A Better Deal

The DNC recently released a new slogan: “A Better Deal: Better Skills, Better Jobs, Better Wages.” Who knows if one slogan will fix the Democrats’ woes. Regardless, I am very excited to be running to…