Situational awareness – January 22, 2020

Good Wednesday morning from Salt Lake City

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

  • Senators vote along party lines to approve rules for Trump’s impeachment trial.
  • Trump says a plan for a middle-class tax cut is coming in 90 days.
  • Tax referendum could make setting next year’s budget difficult.


Days to the first day of the 2020 Utah Legislature: 5 (1/27/2020)

Days to the 2020 Iowa Caucuses: 12 (2/3/2020)

Days to the New Hampshire primaries: 20 (2/11/2020) 

Days to the Utah presidential primaries: 41 (3/3/2020)

Days to the final day of the 2020 Utah Legislature: 50 (3/12/2020)

Days to the 2020 Utah primary elections: 160 (6/30/2020)

Days to the 2020 election: 286 (11/3/2020)