Misty Vs. Mike: How to Vote!

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The New Utah Podcast met for one last pre-election visit with Misty K Snow on November 1st. Misty gave a great reminder why it’s important to get out and vote. The where and the how to vote! It is important that millennials realize that Misty is a voice for them in a changing generation of politics!

You can make a change! Make sure you aren’t complacent.

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Remember to vote for the Senate you can live ANYWHERE in Utah.

To Read more information on Misty K. Snow and her platforms or to donate to her campaign and volunteer, visit her website at MISTY K SNOW and follow her on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.

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Misty Vs. Mike: Why Vote for Misty Snow

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We are 3 weeks away … well, less than 3 weeks away from the election. October 18th, The New Utah Podcast, met with Misty K Snow to discuss WHY people should vote for her. This included some issues that hadn’t been discussed in prior episodes. Misty talked to us about getting money out of politics, LGBT equality, Clean renewable energy, the electoral college, and gun violence prevention.

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Here are the platforms that Misty K Snow is passionately running for. As if you needed more reasons to vote for her and get Mike Lee out of the Senate. Click on each to read more!

Remember to vote for the Senate you can live ANYWHERE in Utah.

To Read more information on Misty K. Snow and her platforms or to donate to her campaign and volunteer, visit her website at MISTY K SNOW and follow her on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.

Listen weekly to the SNOW STORM on Soundcloud

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Misty K. Snow Vs Mike Lee: Women’s Issues

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Misty K. Snow met with The New Utah Podcast on September 6th, 2016 to discuss her platform on women’s issues vs. Mike Lee and his non-existent platform on women’s issues.

Legalization of Marijuana:

Misty is passionate about the benefits of decriminalization and the benefits to medical marijuana.

Equal pay for Women and preventing pay discrimination and creating paid maternity leave:

The United States is one of the only countries, with one of the highest populations in the world, that does NOT offer PAID maternity leave. Misty K. Snow’s platform stands strongly in providing paid leave for our mothers. There is nothing protecting the jobs of these mothers while they are on leave. Currently a woman is allowed 12 weeks of UNPAID maternity leave, when other countries are starting to even offer paternity leave. It is time to step our game up and provide for the mother’s that provide for us. Misty feels incredibly passionate about making sure that these mother’s are taken care of so that children are nurtured during that first impressionable part of their lives.

Mike Lee voted “Nay” in equal pay. Government tends to think there isn’t a pay gap and have seemed to wipe their hands clean by saying it needs to be controlled by the “market.” Misty K. Snow wants people to talk about what they make. It is not illegal to have that conversation. Employers put in their hand books that these conversations cannot take place, and Misty wants to create laws that allow the conversation without repercussions. Another contributor in the pay gap/creating a living wage is the fact that women are 2/3 of the minimum wage workers.

Violence against Women Re-authorization Act:

The act did pass in the Senate, but Mike Lee voted “Nay” at the time. This act promotes and provides services for women that are in a domestic violence situation or women that are part of international trafficking. Resources such as housing, counseling, etc. Misty K. Snow points out that priorities are skewed because there are more animal shelters in the U.S. than there are women’s shelters. The bill will be up for reconsideration again in 2018 and Misty said her vote will be “Yay” for funding and protecting these women and their families.

Remember to vote for the Senate you can live ANYWHERE in Utah.

To Read more information on Misty K. Snow and her platforms or to donate to her campaign and volunteer, visit her website at MISTY K SNOW and follow her on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter.

Listen weekly to the SNOW STORM on Soundcloud

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Episode Lucky 13: Misty “Killer” Snow

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Welcome! Welcome!

Lucky Episode 13 indeed!

Fun stuff going on in Utah this weekend!

Utah Beer Fest 2016 is finally here!

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The Utah Renaissance Festival is at Thanksgiving Point August 26th and 27th. Go eat a freakin Turkey leg!

And if you need a little music in your life,  you can Wang Chung at the Lost 80’s concert at the Sandy Amphitheater.

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And this week the tickets for the 1st Annual Halloween Expo went on sale!!

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This week at The New Utah Podcast we were fortunate and honored to have Misty K Snow in our studio. *we’re not worthy…. we’re not worthy* (that was said in Wayne and Garth fashion if you didn’t know)

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Who is Misty K.(it really is Kathrine, not Killer) Snow you ask? Well, if you have been living under a rock or perhaps you are just here in Utah where the local media isn’t giving the local campaigns the air time they should have, she is the nominee for the Utah Democratic party that has a fight of her life up against … duh duh duhhhhhh…. Mike Lee.

We were so excited to get some time from her and give her a platform to talk about herself and what she is fighting for. We didn’t want to limit her time like many media sources have to do. Now, if you are gathering information on candidates and are leaning towards Misty because she is, “of the people for the people,” but you are concerned she doesn’t have a political background… just stop thinking that nonsense and listen to her! Misty K. Snow is VERY knowledgeable of what she is stepping into and what she wants to do in the Senate. It was very cool to hear about her ah-ha moment of why she felt she needed to run for the Democratic Senate seat.

Coming in at the last minute and sweeping a win away from Jonathan Swinton, Misty is still building her funds, and working a very grassroots campaign by going from Cache County to Washington County. She talks about her stance on legalization of marijuana, idea of helping air quality, a smart minimum wage increase, and making sure pregnant moms are taken care of with maternity leave longer than 6 weeks.

We cannot wait to hear her debate Mike Lee in October on the 12th.

Regardless of who you vote for, Misty K. Snow is making history with her campaign. She comes from a working class background, her platforms are realistic and of the people (air quality, maternity leave, minimum wage, and more), she would be one of the youngest people in congress, and she would be Utah’s first Transgender Senator!

You can donate your time, your money, your resources at www.mistyksnow.com.  You can also mail a check to Misty K. Snow For U.S. Senate PO Box 3053 SLC Utah 84110.

Oh and in case you were wondering…. YOU CAN VOTE FOR MISTY K SNOW ANYWHERE IN UTAH!

And for the record, the K doesn’t stand for killer, but we think it gives her an extra edge. Follow her on Facebook at Misty K Snow or on Twitter @MistyKSnow 

Now make sure you are registered to vote, share this, and spread the word and create a snowball effect!!

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