Situational awareness – March 9, 2020

Good Monday morning from Salt Lake City


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

  • Lawmakers take the wraps off next year’s budget.
  • The first case of coronavirus is reported in the state.
  • Markets around the world plunge to start the week.


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