Listen: Romney postpones Utah Senate remarks

Listen: Romney postpones Utah Senate remarks

Today on AM View:

Former GOP presidential nominee Mitt RomneyWillard (Mitt) Mitt RomneyThe Hill's Morning Report — Sponsored by AdvaMed — House panel delays impeachment vote until Friday Senate gears up for battle over witnesses in impeachment trial McConnell: I doubt any GOP senator will vote to impeach Trump MORE postponed plans to announce a bid Thursday to replace retiring Utah Sen. Orrin HatchOrrin Grant HatchKey Republicans say Biden can break Washington gridlock Trump awards Medal of Freedom to racing industry icon Roger Penske Trump holds more Medal of Freedom ceremonies than predecessors but awards fewer medals MORE (R), in deference to Florida's tragic school shooting Wednesday

Before his change of plans, Kevin Madden, a former adviser and spokesman for Romney's 2012 campaign, explained why the ex-Massachusetts governor and Trump critic wants to be Utah’s next senator.

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Also in today's morning podcast: Officials agreed during a newsmaker event convened by The Hill on Wednesday that the opioid epidemic is gaining federal focus. Rep. David JoyceDavid Patrick JoyceKoch campaign touts bipartisan group behind ag labor immigration bill Keeping your national parks accessible even during a government shutdown Marijuana industry donations to lawmakers surge in 2019: analysis MORE (R-Ohio) and U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams discuss the urgency behind increased federal appropriations and other needs.

 

 

 

 

 

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