Situational awareness – October 2, 2019

Good Wednesday morning from Salt Lake City

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

  • Three donors helped the Utah GOP pay off a majority of their outstanding debt.
  • The State Department inspector general has requested an “urgent” meeting with congressional committees regarding documents related to Ukraine.
  • President Trump calls the impeachment inquiry by Congress a “coup.”


Days to the 2019 Utah municipal elections: 34 (11/5/2019)

Days to the first day of the 2020 Utah Legislature: 117 (1/27/2020)

Days to the Utah presidential primaries: 153 (3/3/2020)

Days to the 2020 Utah primary elections: 272 (6/23/2020)

Days to the 2020 election: 398 (11/3/2020)