Situational awareness – February 4, 2019

Good Monday morning from Salt Lake City.

Monday’s news at a glance: Utahns overwhelmingly oppose reinstating the sales tax on food. The legislature’s limited Medicaid expansion could cost $72 million over two years but may save hundreds of millions in the future. “Executive time” dominates Trump’s schedule.

Trivia winners: Quite a few of you knew that Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad was the longest-serving governor in the history of the U.S. He now serves as Ambassador to China. The first three readers to submit a correct answer were:

  • Mike Mower
  • Joseph Demma
  • Angel Castillo

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