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Daniel Burton

Salt Lake City, Utah
Covers:  Utah related politics, non-fiction books (especially related to politics, Utah politics, or by Utah authors), and occasional national politics as they impact Utah.
Doesn't Cover: kim kardashian

I post about politics, books, and random other...things. Opinions are my own. Also, Chief of Policy & Comms. for @UtahAG

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Dan Burton lives in Salt Lake County, Utah, where he practices law by day and everything else by night. You can follow him on his blog PubliusOnline.com where he muses on politics, the law, books and ideas. He is active on social media, Republican politics, and has been named to PoliticIt’s list ...

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@PubliusDB — 3,412 followers, 24,665 tweets

RT @BenWinslow: "The Speaker has been a great partner in our fight against the opioid epidemic," @SeanReyesUT says. "We've worked with the…
RT @GlenMillsABC4: AG @SeanReyesUT responding to Speaker @GHughes51 announcement on opioid lawsuit. Says this is no guarantee the State is…
RT @BenWinslow: How much $$ are we talking about? Basically, Big Pharma is the new Big Tobacco. It's how much the state can get in… https://t.co/1NT3HKrI0U
Channeling @FrugalDougall : "No man's life, liberty, or property are safe while the legislature is in session." --Mark Twain #UTpol #UTleg
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What was your first job as a journalist?

I was a photographer for a college newspaper.

Have you ever used a typewriter?


How is social media changing news?

It's hurting long form reporting and strengthening transparency. It may be broader, but at the risk of hurting depth.