Wednesday, June 28, 2006
Incumbant Rep. Chris Cannon of Utah beat off challenger John Jacob, who ran on a restrictionist immigration platform. The vote was 56% for Cannon to Jacob's 44%, with 20% of the vote yet to be counted.
Cannon actually voted for the restrictive and punitive "enforcement only" bill that came out of the House of Representatives, but his campaign platform included support for a guest worker program.
A link to the full story in today's Salt Lake Tribune is here.