Love Says McAdams Enters Congressional Race To Advance Career, Not Political Agenda
Love says McAdams enters congressional race to advance career, not political agenda
SALT LAKE CITY — Rep. Mia Love had sharp words Thursday for her new Democratic challenger, saying Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams is looking to advance his career, not a political agenda.
The Republican congresswoman said she found it “really surprising” that McAdams jumped into the race, and that he expressed frustration that the federal government wasn’t dealing with issues such as Medicaid.
Love said she has spoken to the county mayor many times and he has never brought that up.
“I would be willing to bet he’s never even called his own congressman, Chris Stewart, on that issue either,” …