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Morning must reads for Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Good Tuesday morning from Salt Lake City. Today is the 157th day of the year. There are 208 days remaining in 2017. Today is the 138th day of Donald Trump's presidency.
New Utah GOP Chair Rob Anderson says the party may end their fight against SB54 in the fall. Rep. Jason Chaffetz says government leakers should be in jail. Senate Republicans hope to vote on the Obamacare repeal before July.
11 days until the Utah Republican 3rd District nominating convention at Timpview High School (6/17/2017).
11 days until the Utah Democratic State Convention at Weber State University (6/17/2017)
70 days until the 2017 Utah primary election (8/15/2017)
154 days until the 2017 election (11/7/2017)
230 days until the opening day of the 2018 Utah Legislature (1/22/2018)
275 days until the final day of the 2018 Utah Legislature (3/8/2018)
518 days until the 2018 midterm elections (11/6/2018)
1,246 days until the 2020 presidential election (11/3/2020)
|Republican Central Committee turnover could be key to ending anti-SB54 lawsuits|
A lot of Utah Republican Party insiders are wondering how newly-elected state party chairman Rob Anderson will go about bringing Utah’s majority party back on solid ground, both fiscally and politically....
|Prominent Utah Republicans set to help bail the party out of financial distress|
Utah Republican big shots, including GOP Gov. Gary Herbert, are being lined up to hold fundraisers for the financially beleaguered party, new party chair Rob Anderson tells UtahPolicy....
|Two leading GOP candidates declare independence from President Trump, but struggle to name any of his policies they disagree with|
The 13 Republicans vying to win the delegate nod at the June 17th nominating convention in Utah's 3rd District are in a tough situation....
|Chaffetz: I want leakers 'in handcuffs'|
Rep. Jason Chaffetz once again said individuals who leak classified information to the press should be put in jail....
|Lee says Trump put people first when he nixed Paris climate agreement (with video)|
Sen. Mike Lee says President Trump made the right decision, putting people first when he decided to pull the United States out of the Paris climate accord....
|Press release: Tanner Ainge submits signatures to Lt. Governor's Office to qualify for August primary election|
Tanner Ainge, a candidate for Congress in Utah's Third Congressional District, achieved a major campaign milestone by being the first to collect signatures from registered Republicans in each of the seven counties in the District (Carbon, Emery, Grand, San Juan, Salt Lake, U...
|Utah official tapped to lead federal Fish and Wildlife Service|
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has named Greg Sheehan, currently the Wildlife Director for the Utah Department of Natural Resources, to take over the newly-created position of Fish and Wildlife Services deputy director....
|Peter Reichard appointed President of Utah Foundation|
The Utah Foundation Board of Trustees has appointed Peter Reichard as the organization’s new president. Reichard will take over from long-time President Steve Kroes on July 1, 2017....
|Five EDCUtah investors recognized for programs that are living in the future|
Congratulations to our partners South Salt Lake City, Utah Clean Energy, Rocky Mountain Power, Salt Lake Community College, and The Utah Aerospace Pathways program....
|Metro Solutions: A framework for regional growth, prosperity & inclusion|
Mayor Ben McAdams invites you to Metro Solutions. The event will feature speakers in the community and will highlight the Global Trade and Investment Plan as well as the path for regional economic development....
|USTAR grant program addressing Utah water/air challenges opens|
The Energy Research Triangle (ERT) program is now accepting applications focused on finding rapid solutions to air and water challenges facing the energy industry....
Salt Lake Tribune
"Foreign influence is truly the Grecian horse to a republic. We cannot be too careful to exclude its influence." Alexander Hamilton
"That's right, Trump met with the Pope. Though it got weird when Trump was like, "Jesus only had 12 followers? Sad. His tweets must've been terrible!" Jimmy Fallon