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Morning must reads for Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Good Tuesday morning from Salt Lake City. Today is the 73rd day of the year. There are 292 days remaining in 2017.
Lawmakers are growing increasingly hostile toward SB54. A pro-Orrin Hatch mailer is causing some heartburn for Republicans. Trumpcare would cause 24 million people to lose their health insurance.
|Analysis: Shifting alliances mean petition route to the primary ballot is endangered|
“Oh! What a tangled web we weave when first we practice to deceive” – Sir Water Scott from his epic poem “Marmion.”...
|Pro-Hatch mailer rankling some GOP feathers|
A pro-Orrin Hatch mailer is causing waves among Utah Republicans because it looks like the state party is throwing their support behind the seven-term senator ahead of the 2018 election....
|Lee wary of Trump's trade agenda|
A number of Republicans in Washington are starting to sour on President Donald Trump's protectionist trade agenda. Count Sen. Mike Lee among them....
|Utah's redesigned Public Services Commission website|
The Public Services Commission of Utah announced the launch of a newly redesigned website....
|500, 147, 69, 1,866: Judiciary Committee pays tribute to Hatch at 40 year miIestone |
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) and Ranking Member Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) paid tribute to Senator Orrin Hatch (R-UT)—the Committee's senior member and former Chairman—to commemorate his 40 years of service on the Committee....
|Treasurer Damschen urges Senators Hatch & Lee to stand up for states' rights to serve constituents without unnecessary interference from Washington|
In recent letters, Utah State Treasurer David Damschen urged Utah Senators Orrin Hatch and Mike Lee to stand up for states’ rights to serve constituents without unnecessary interference from Washington – and uphold important DOL Rules that protect state innovatio...
|Division of Consumer Protection warns fake utility scam still calling Utah consumers|
Francine A. Giani, Executive Director of the Utah Department of Commerce, announced the Utah Division of Consumer Protection and Rocky Mountain Power continue to receive reports that callers falsely claiming to be affiliated with Rocky Mountain Power are still targeting resi...
Salt Lake Tribune
"The care of human life and happiness, and not their destruction, is the first and only object of good government." Thomas Jefferson
One More Time
"For the second time, RadioShack has filed for bankruptcy. Experts say if RadioShack goes bankrupt one more time, it can officially run for president." Conan O'Brien