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Morning must reads for Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Good Wednesday morning from Salt Lake City. Today is the 130th day of the year. There are 235 days remaining in 2017. Today is the 111th day of Donald Trump's presidency.
Trump fires Comey. DeVos touts school choice in Utah. Utah Republicans want to change their rules for a special election to fill a vacancy in Congress.
10 days until the Utah Republican State Convention (5/20/2017)
38 days until the Utah Democratic State Convention at Weber State University (6/17/2017)
181 days until the 2017 municipal elections (11/7/2017)
257 days until the opening day of the 2018 Utah Legislature (1/22/2018)
302 days until the final day of the 2018 Utah Legislature (3/8/2018)
545 days until the 2018 midterm elections (11/6/2018)
1,273 days until the 2020 presidential election (11/3/2020)
|Utah GOP proposes rule change targeting special elections for Congress|
GOP Gov. Gary Herbert may well be facing a group of unhappy Republican Party delegates on May 20....
|Hatch suggests Obamacare recipients are 'on the dole'|
Sen. Orrin Hatch said Tuesday that it will be very difficult to replace the Affordable Care Act because recipients will be reluctant to give up the entitlement....
|Weekly survey: Who will win the race for GOP Chair?|
Next week Utah Republicans will elect a chairman to lead the party for the next two years. Who do you think will win that election? Vote in our weekly survey....
|Republicans may be staring down the barrel of a 'wave election' in 2018|
President Donald Trump has historically low approval ratings. The Republican-controlled house just pushed through a highly controversial piece of legislation on party lines. These factors could prove to be trouble in next year's midterm election....
|Bishop thanks Secretary Zinke for Utah visit|
On April 26, 2017 President Trump signed an Executive Order on the Review of Designations Under the Antiquities Act....
|Trade mission to Singapore & Vietnam|
World Trade Center Utah and the Governor's Office of Economic Development invite Utah companies interested in growing their business in Singapore & Vietnam to join us on this trade mission led by Governor Gary R. Herbert....
|Women's Leadership Institute 3rd annual ElevateHER Challenge luncheon|
The Women’s Leadership Institute (WLI) celebrated its 3rd annual ElevateHER Challenge luncheon Tuesday in the Zions Bank Founder’s Room....
Salt Lake Tribune
"According to a new biography, former President Obama proposed to a serious girlfriend he had before he met Michelle Obama, but he paused so long she walked away." Seth Meyer