Orrin Hatch is still refusing to do more than one debate with Dan Liljenquist [Deseret News].
Legislators call for a special session to fix a $25 million mistake in the budget [Utah Policy, Tribune, Deseret News].
Lawmakers plan to explore legislation to make more liquor licenses available [Tribune, Deseret News, ABC 4].
Utah's retirement fund is in good shape compared to many other states [Utah Policy].
Sen. Mike Lee's plan to balance the federal budget is rejected by the whole Senate [Tribune].
Lawmakers are skeptical of a DEA plan to scan the license plate of every car along I-15 in Beaver and Washington counties [Tribune].
Lawmakers briefly discuss Common Core education standards [Deseret News].
UDOT will fine a contractor $3 million for failing to complete construction on the Timpanogos Highway on time [Tribune, Daily Herald].
Salt Lake County needs bilingual poll workers [Deseret News].
Most babies born in the U.S. are ethnic minorities, but not in Utah [Tribune].