Utah County Young Democrats: The Power of Young People

Utah County Young Democrats: The Power of Young People

By Emma Fetzer, UCYD Caucus Chair— When I was sixteen years old, there was a shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. People across the country were devastated. My high school organized a walkout on the same day as the March for Our Lives...

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Vice Chair Message: A 10-Year Master Plan

by Kevin Perez, County Vice-Chair The first step in fixing any problem is admitting there is one, and we have a major problem facing Utah Democrats.  The Utah County Democratic Party over the last several decades has slowly been losing power and representation in Utah...

Technology and Our Democratic Republic

There’s a lot at stake coming up in this year’s general election. From the presidential nominees to the local initiatives and state legislative measures, we expect to see stark change in how this country is run. As exciting and frightening as it all is, I cannot help but point out an issue that is being kicked down the road: technological advancement.

July – County Chair Message

What a year it’s been since our county convention. It’s hard to not turn inward. To feel overwhelmed. And yet I’ve seen our Utah County Democrats working hard, looking outward, and building up our community.