About Chris Higbee

Chris Higbee is the General Manager for DeseretNews.com.

76 year old Ron Paul, the pied piper of… Generation X?

A colleague of mine and I were chatting and he confessed, “My 26-year-old son LOVES Ron Paul. He can’t stand when the media says anything bad about him.” We’ve seen that in spades on Decision 2012. Any time we say … Continue reading»

Second Florida Republican Debate Tonight

If Florida voters thought the South Carolina debates were nasty, they could be in for a shock tonight. With so much on the line (Romney’s sitting at 36% and Gingrich at 34% according to Wednesday’s CNN/Time/ORC International survey)  along with the increased … Continue reading»

What time is tonight’s State of the Union Address?

Tonight’s State of the Union address could shape up to be President Obama’s final address to the nation unless he can win another 4 years in office. He’s clearly setting the stage for a fight with the last Republican standing … Continue reading»

Mitt Romney on the offensive

The big news from Monday’s debate in Florida was a decidedly  more offensive minded Mitt Romney. He attacked Newt Gingrich numerous times from the start for his role as a “historical consultant” for Freddie Mac and for “influence peddling” on … Continue reading»