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Morning must reads for Friday, May 12, 2017
Good Friday morning from Salt Lake City. Today is the 132nd day of the year. There are 233 days remaining in 2017. Today is the 113th day of Donald Trump's presidency.
Donald Trump changes his story about James Comey. Jeff Sessions wants tougher penalties for drug offenders. Mike Lee suggests Merrick Garland should be the next head of the FBI.
8 days until the Utah Republican State Convention (5/20/2017)
36 days until the Utah Democratic State Convention at Weber State University (6/17/2017)
179 days until the 2017 municipal elections (11/7/2017)
255 days until the opening day of the 2018 Utah Legislature (1/22/2018)
300 days until the final day of the 2018 Utah Legislature (3/8/2018)
543 days until the 2018 midterm elections (11/6/2018)
1,271 days until the 2020 presidential election (11/3/2020)
|Bob Bernick's notebook: Sorry, Salt Lake City Democrats|
It’s part of my job as a political reporter to look into the souls of Utah politicians, and perhaps see part of the dark side....
|Lee suggests Trump name Merrick Garland for FBI Director|
Sen. Mike Lee suggested Thursday that President Donald Trump pick Judge Merrick Garland to replace James Comey as the head of the FBI....
|There's no tent big enough to contain the Trump circus - Bernick and Schott on politics #328|
What a crazy week in Utah and national politics!...
|Podcast: Bernick and Schott on politics #328|
Bob Bernick and Bryan Schott discuss the week in Utah politics....
|Netflix's hyper-political 'Master of None' is very, very accurately titled|
The reception of Netflix’s original content has been extremely scattered. People loved Daredevil but had no patience for Iron Fist. Stranger Things captured headlines and awards while Marco Polo was a disaster....
|Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report|
Outdoor Notes--Tribune: Utah Hike of the Week: Canyon Hollow Trail and Ghost Falls in Corner Canyon --Tribune:Grab your binoculars: Spring on Great Salt Lake means baby birds galore--Tribune:Amazing Earthfest in Kanab set to celebrate public lands of American WestWeekend Eve...
|Governor appoints Eisenman, Beck to the Third District Juvenile Court|
Gov. Gary R. Herbert has appointed Susan Eisenman and Steven Beck to fill current vacancies on the Third District Juvenile Court....
|Rep. Stewart hosts opioid disposal roundtable with Mayor McAdams|
Rep. Chris Stewart (R-Utah) and Mayor Ben McAdams (Salt Lake County), along with the Salt Lake County Health Department and the Utah Drug Enforcement Agency hosted a roundtable to discuss ways to facilitate the proper disposal of controlled substances....
|World Trade Center Utah to host forum in Utah County to help companies go global|
World Trade Center Utah and Nu Skin are hosting an International Business Forum in Utah County on May 15 from noon to 2 p.m. to highlight the importance of international business to Utah’s economy and educate more than 250 business, community and ed...
|38-15-1: Salt Lake Chamber federal policy update|
In light of last week’s House vote, the Salt Lake Chamber policy team wanted to provide an update on what to expect from Congress in the coming weeks on healthcare, tax reform, and the budget/appropriations bills....
Salt Lake Tribune
"Our peculiar security is in the possession of a written Constitution. Let us not make it a blank paper by construction." Thomas Jefferson
"Ivanka Trump has a new book of business advice for women. Tip No. 1 is "Be your rich dad's favorite daughter." Conan O'Brien