Situational awareness – September 4, 2019

Good Wednesday morning from Salt Lake City.

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Here are the stories you need to pay attention to this morning:

  • Lawmakers are looking at possible changes to the voter-approved anti-gerrymandering proposition.
  • Lee gets a visa to visit Russia after several of his colleagues were rebuffed by the Kremlin.
  • The Trump administration is raiding $3.6 billion in military construction funds to build a wall on the U.S./Mexico border.


Days to the 2019 Utah municipal elections: 62 (11/5/2019)

Days to the first day of the 2020 Utah Legislature: 145 (1/27/2020)

Days to the Utah presidential primaries: 185 (3/3/2020)

Days to the 2020 Utah primary elections: 294 (6/23/2020)

Days to the 2020 election: 426 (11/3/2020)