ArchiveSituational awareness – August 18, 2020Bryan Schott·August 18, 2020· Share Good Tuesday morning from Salt Lake City SUFFRAGE CENTENNIAL Today marks the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment, giving women the right to vote. A well-written history of the fight for women’s suffrage is available here. Take a few minutes to poke around the Better Days 2020 website to learn more about Utah’s role in the fight for women’s suffrage. TICK TOCK 2 days to the 6th special session (8/20/2020) 37 days to the 1st Congressional District debate (9/24/2020) 42 days to the Utah gubernatorial debate (9/28/2020) 44 days to the Utah Attorney General debate (10/01/2020) 50 days to the Vice Presidential debate at the University of Utah (10/07/2020) 55 days to the 4th Congressional District debate (10/12/2020) 58 days to the 3rd Congressional District debate (10/15/2020) 62 days to the 2nd Congressional District debate (10/19/2020) 77 days to the 2020 election (11/3/2020) 155 days to inauguration day (01/20/2021) 160 days to the start of the 2021 Utah Legislature (1/25/2021) Here are the stories you need to pay attention to this morning: Democrats rip President Trump during the first night of the Democratic National Convention. Lawmakers facing off with Gov. Herbert over coronavirus emergency declaration. Kanye West qualifies for the ballot in Utah. 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.