Issues

Issues

Immigration

Jenny Wilson
Mitt Romney
  • Comprehensive, compassionate and family centered reform
  • Path to citizenship for Dreamers
  • Immediate reunification of families at border
  • No path to citizenship for Dreamers
  • Means tested immigration
  • End VISA lottery
  • End family visas that allow families to be reunified

GOP Tax Bill

Jenny Wilson
Mitt Romney

Jenny opposes the GOP tax plan which gave breaks to corporations and the wealthy. She proposed her own revisions to the bill which would increase breaks for families and workers:

  • Minimize the tax cuts to corporations
  • Repeals the tax break for high-income families
  • Increases the Child Tax Credit
  • Closes egregious tax loopholes
  • Supports the GOP tax plan that added $1.9 trillion to our national debt

Public Lands

Jenny Wilson
Mitt Romney
  • Restore original boundaries to Utah’s national monuments
  • Protecting Payment in Lieu of Taxes (PILT) for our rural communities
  • Supports Donald Trump’s rollback of Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante boundaries

Budget/Deficit

Jenny Wilson
Mitt Romney
  • Jenny served as the Chief of Staff to Blue Dog Democrat Bill Orton who served on the budget committee.
  • Jenny and her colleagues work across party lines each year to pass a balanced budget
  • While Romney calls himself a deficit hawk, nothing can be further from the truth. As Governor of Massachusetts, Romney fought for every federal dollar he could. He relied on an significant Federal dollars to create Romney-care.

Healthcare

Jenny Wilson
Mitt Romney
  • Reform the ACA
  • Expand medicaid in UT
  • Continue to cover pre-existing conditions
  • Medicare should negotiate lower drug prices with pharmaceutical companies
  • Continued coverage for young people up to 26-years-old
  • Healthsavings accounts
  • Pharma to share drug development costs

Working for Utah Families

Jenny Wilson
Mitt Romney
  • Jenny has a record of success serving in Utah as a member of the Salt Lake County Council. She gives back by serving on dozens of local committees and work groups.
  • Romney has not served Utah and is a relatively new resident.

Ballot Initiatives

Prop 1: Our Schools Now Funding

Jenny Wilson
Mitt Romney

Supports

Supports

Prop 2: Utah Medical Cannabis Act

Jenny Wilson
Mitt Romney

Supports

Opposes

Prop 3: Full Medicaid Expansion

Jenny Wilson
Mitt Romney

Supports

Opposes

Prop 4: Independent Redistricting Commission

Jenny Wilson
Mitt Romney

Supports

Opposes