Situational awareness – March 11, 2020

Good Wednesday morning from Salt Lake City


The final day of the 2020 Utah Legislature is tomorrow (3/12/2020)

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

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

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

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

320 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 and teachers close to a deal on school funding changes.
  • State leaders discuss how to stop the spread of the coronavirus.
  • Biden rolls in latest Democratic primary elections.


Next week we begin our third annual March “Political Madness” contest. 

Let us know who you think should be in our field of 64 Utah political figures (politicians, lobbyists, community activists, etc.). Send your nominations to [email protected].

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