Situational awareness – March 4, 2020

Good Wednesday morning from Salt Lake City!


There are 7 working days remaining in the 2020 Utah Legislature

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

20 days to the statewide neighborhood caucus meetings (3/24/2020)

52 days to the Utah Republican and Democratic state conventions (4/25/2020)

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

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

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

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

  • Sanders wins Utah, but Biden romps pretty much everywhere else on Super Tuesday.
  • Utah lawmakers prepare to unveil a plan to revamp education funding.
  • Poll shows Utahns want lawmakers to cut taxes this year.


It’s almost time for our third-annual “Utah political bracket” contest where we pit the 64 top Utah politicos against each other in our own version of March madness.

Will last year’s winner, Greg Hughes, triumph again, or will another claim the championship belt?

If you would like to be part of our selection committee to set the field of 64, send me an email at [email protected].

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