ArchiveSituational awareness – July 9, 2020Bryan Schott·July 9, 2020· Share Good morning from Salt Lake City Let’s Thursday! TICK TOCK 117 Days to the 2020 election (11/3/2020) 195 days to inauguration day (01/20/2021) 200 days to the start of the 2021 Utah Legislature (1/25/2021) Here are the stories you need to pay attention to this morning: Gov. Gary Herbert is expected to announce Thursday whether he will issue a statewide mandate for wearing masks in public. Legislative leaders came out against a mandatory order on Wednesday night. President Trump threatens to withhold federal funding from schools that don’t open in the fall. The Supreme Court set to rule on whether investigators can get access to President Trump’s tax returns. PODCAST “Bernick and Schott on politics” is Utah’s longest-running, and highest-rated, political podcast. We break down the big Utah political news twice a week, plus bring you interviews with newsmakers and interesting people. You can subscribe at this link, or wherever you get your podcasts. Thanks for subscribing to Utah’s must-read daily political news rundown. If you know of friends or colleagues who would benefit from our daily news roundup, please encourage them to sign up for our newsletter.