Situational awareness – April 28, 2020

Good Tuesday morning from Salt Lake City


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

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

267 days to inauguration day (01/20/2021)

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

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

  • Intelligence agencies repeatedly warned President Trump about the threat from the coronavirus in January and February.
  • Republican Jan Garbett may yet qualify for the June primary for governor after a federal judge lowered the signature threshold for her.
  • Utahns don’t yet support a change to the state constitution that would change how education is funded.


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