Situational awareness – October 9, 2019

Good Wednesday morning from Salt Lake City

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

  • White House refuses to cooperate with impeachment inquiry.
  • Republicans refuse to defend Romney against Trump’s attacks.
  • A national security official described Trump’s phone call with the president of Ukraine as “crazy” and “frightening.”


Days to the 2019 Utah municipal elections: 27 (11/5/2019)

Days to the first day of the 2020 Utah Legislature: 110 (1/27/2020)

Days to the Utah presidential primaries: 146 (3/3/2020)

Days to the 2020 Utah primary elections: 265 (6/23/2020)

Days to the 2020 election: 391 (11/3/2020)