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The Difference between Dr. Kathie and Mayor Curtis, in One Article

From the Daily Herald: The top candidates in the Third Congressional District race were able to markedly distinguish themselves from each other at a question and answer event held Tuesday in Provo. Curtis and Allen came off in stark contrast to each other on several issues, including public lands, healthcare and immigration. When asked about healthcare,…

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Dr. Kathie Allen Responds to New Poll Numbers

From the Salt Lake Tribune: The Republican congressional hopeful fetched 50.17 percent while his Democratic opponent Kathie Allen, a first-time candidate and fundraising powerhouse, landed 19.82 percent. Allen, a physician who lives in Cottonwood Heights, tweeted about the numbers, saying she’s “feeling like we are going to have to work a lot harder to get our message [out] & frustrated…

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“Now it’s the Democratic 3rd Congressional District candidate who’s running TV ads”

From the Deseret News: After a summer of seemingly nonstop TV commercials for Republicans seeking to fill the congressional vacancy left by former Rep. Jason Chaffetz, the Democratic candidate in the race has hit the airwaves. But the 60-second spot from Cottonwood Heights physician Kathie Allen never mentions her party affiliation, instead focusing on what she…

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Dr. Kathie Allen Issues Statement on DACA

Today, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced the Trump Administration’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, or DACA. This program protected people who were brought to this country as children from being deported. The administration has given Congress six months to pass a replacement for DACA. Our special election is in two…

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Moab Newspaper Covers Candidate Town Hall

From the Moab Times-Independent: As the Democrat Party’s nominee, Dr. Allen has made healthcare reform the primary focus of her campaign. On her website, she states “Health care is indeed a right and most developed societies acknowledge this right . . . Substance abuse and addiction problems are draining our world of potential. We need effective…

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Dr. Kathie Allen Headlines in Vogue

From Vogue: This past February, Dr. Kathryn Allen, a 64-year-old family physician with a sleek gray bob who also goes by Kathie, was one of more than 1,000 angry constituents who packed into a high school auditorium in the Utah suburb of Cottonwood Heights for a town hall meeting with their then-congressman, Rep. Jason Chaffetz. The fiery…

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Op-Ed on The Progressive Mormons: Family Leave Policies that Make Sense

From The Progressive Mormons, August 30, 2017: Recently the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints instituted a new policy for its employees, providing up to six weeks of paid leave for new moms and up to one week of paid leave for new dads. I applaud this policy and congratulate the Church for taking…

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Dr. Kathie Allen Campaigns in Moab

August 28, 2017—Moab, Utah—Immediately following her major announcement that she would not take corporate donations, Dr. Kathie Allen and her campaign traveled to Moab, Utah, and participated in several campaign events. At 6:30 pm on Thursday, August 24, at the Grand County Library, Dr. Allen hosted the latest in her series of health care town…

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News Media Covers Dr. Kathie Allen’s Pledge to Not Accept Donations from Corporations or their PACs

Local news media widely covered Dr. Kathie Allen’s pledge to not take donations from corporations or their PACs, which she announced on Thursday, August 24th, at the historic Utah County Courthouse in Provo, Utah. From the Deseret News: PROVO — Democrat Kathie Allen vowed Thursday to not accept donations from corporations or corporate political action committees…

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Dr. Kathie Allen addresses Provo gathering

From KSL.com:   PROVO — While a medical student, Dr. Kathie Allen’s anatomy class studied cadavers of all races for nearly six months. “It didn’t matter if that person had once been a person of color or white person. The carotid artery was always found on the same place of the neck. The median nerve…

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