Situational awareness – February 10, 2020

Good Monday morning from Salt Lake City


There are 23 working days remaining in the 2020 Utah Legislature

The New Hampshire primaries are tomorrow (2/11/2020) 

12 days to the Nevada Democratic caucuses (2/22/2022)

19 days to the South Carolina Democratic primary (2/29/2020)

22 days to the Utah presidential primaries (3/3/2020)

31 days to the final day of the 2020 Utah Legislature (3/12/2020)

141 days to the 2020 Utah primary elections (6/30/2020)

267 Days to the 2020 election (11/3/2020)

350 days to the start of the 2021 Utah Legislature (1/25/2021)

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

  • A new poll suggests Reps. Ben McAdams and Chris Stewart could have tough re-election bids ahead of them.
  • Jon Huntsman taps Provo Mayor Michelle Kaufusi as his running mate.
  • President Trump’s budget proposal includes steep cuts in non-military spending.


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The correct answer, of course, was Sanpete County.

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