Latest Jim Matheson Stories

2010-03-17 18:04:00

WASHINGTON, March 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Congressman Jim Matheson is the focus of a new TV ad by the League of American Voters on the upcoming vote on the Obama-Pelosi healthcare takeover plan.

2009-04-01 15:01:00

Act Builds on Momentum of States to Pass Laws Requiring CO alarms MEBANE, N.C., April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Approximately every nine minutes, a fire department in the US responds to a residential carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning.

2008-10-03 09:00:03

By and Julie Hirschfeld Davis Associated Press Desperate to avoid another market-crushing defeat, House leaders won key converts Thursday to the $700 billion financial industry bailout on the eve of today's second vote. But they didn't convince Rep. Jim Matheson, D-Utah.

2008-09-25 09:00:47

By Lee Davidson Deseret News and Associated Press WASHINGTON -- The House, responding to growing public demand for more domestic energy, voted Wednesday to end a quarter-century ban on oil and natural gas drilling off the Pacific and Atlantic coasts - - and a more recent ban on developing oil shale in Utah, Wyoming and Colorado.

2008-09-24 09:00:41

By Lee Davidson Deseret News The method is changing, but chances appear a bit stronger that Congress will lift a moratorium on oil-shale development in Utah, Colorado and Wyoming -- although environmental groups say that would be a financial and ecological disaster. Rep.

2008-09-23 09:00:36

By Lee Davidson and Stephen Speckman Deseret News Rep. Jim Matheson, D-Utah, won a huge round Monday in the fight to allow oil-shale development in Utah -- even as environmental groups redoubled efforts against it.

2008-09-23 09:00:36

Former GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney has endorsed Republican Bill Dew in the 2nd Congressional District. The endorsement is not a surprise, as leading Republicans and Democrats normally endorse their party's candidates. Dew is challenging four-term incumbent Rep.

2008-09-19 09:00:20

An environmental group is asking the governor to step in and stop legislation that would open some federal lands for oil shale development.

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