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Morning must reads for Thursday, September 14, 2017
Good Thursday morning from Salt Lake City. Today is the 257th day of the year. There are 108 days remaining in 2017.
|Analysis: Kathie Allen's campaign is in a ton of trouble|
When you are 30 points down in a reputable public opinion poll, you know your candidacy is in trouble....
|Democrats are starting to make big electoral gains under Trump|
While national Democrats are having trouble capitalizing on President Donald Trump's unpopularity, Democrats at the state level are starting to win special elections in districts that Trump won handily in 2016....
|Hatch: It's time to study benefits of medical marijuana|
Sen. Orrin Hatch spoke on the Senate floor on Wednesday to introduce bipartisan legislation to study marijuana as a possible alternative to opioids....
|Weekly survey: Will Sen. Orrin Hatch run again or retire?|
Sen. Orrin Hatch says he will decide on his political future by the end of the year. Will he run for an eighth term or retire? Let us know what you think in our weekly survey....
|Voting rights lawsuit over Navajo voting rights in San Juan County to advance to trial|
Last week, U.S. District Court Judge Jill Parrish issued a decision in Navajo Nation Human Rights Council v. San Juan County, et al, allowing the lawsuit to proceed to a trial on the merits of the plaintiffs' claims that San Juan County is not p...
|Office of the State Auditor releases letter regarding college athlete graduation rates|
The Office of the State Auditor released a letter sent to Governor Herbert regarding the Office's limited review of athlete graduation rates within Utah's system of higher education....
|Hatch speaks on the need for medical marijuana research to potentially save lives|
Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), the senior member and former Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, spoke on the Senate floor about removing bureaucratic red tape to allow researchers to study the potential benefits of marijuana as a safe medical treatment for a wide...
|Need exporter training? Still a few places available in the fall 2017 Global Business Management Course|
The Salt Lake Community College Global Business Center is accepting registrations for the fall 2017 Executive Certificate of Global Business Management course, which begins Sept. 27 and ends Dec. 6, 2017....
Salt Lake Tribune
"When the American spirit was in its youth, the language of America was different: Liberty, sir, was the primary object." Patrick Henry
"Trump sided with Democrat leaders on combining disaster relief with an increase in the debt [ceiling] and the government funding measure all into one bill. It's basically like the "turducken" of national debt." James Corden