Situational awareness – January 8, 2020

Good Wednesday morning from Salt Lake City.

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

  • Iran retaliates.
  • Utahns overwhelmingly support ratifying the Equal Rights Amendment.
  • Greg Hughes will not use signature-gathering to get on the primary ballot.


Days to the first day of the 2020 Utah Legislature: 19 (1/27/2020)

Days to the 2020 Iowa Caucuses: 26 (2/3/2020)

Days to the Utah presidential primaries: 55 (3/3/2020)

Days to the final day of the 2020 Utah Legislature: 64 (3/12/2020)

Days to the 2020 Utah primary elections: 174 (6/30/2020)

Days to the 2020 election: 300 (11/3/2020)