Situational awareness – June 1, 2020

Good Monday morning from Salt Lake City


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

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

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

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

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

  • President Trump’s job approval rating in Utah slides back into negative territory.
  • Salt Lake City Mayor Mendenhall responds to Saturday’s violent protests.
  • President Trump blames the nationwide unrest on Antifa and says the U.S. will designate the group as a terrorist organization.


There are just over 134 miles of public transit rail service (Trax and FrontRunner) operating in Utah today.

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