Situational Analysis – April 12, 2021

Happy Monday! It’s National Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day – enjoy!

This week’s newsletter will be streamlined as I am out of the country with limited Internet. It’s the perfect opportunity for you to tell me what you miss by filling out this survey

News you need to know

  1. The statewide mask mandate was lifted on Saturday with some exceptions, including schools. Businesses also have the ability to require masks. 
  2. Some people don’t understand the “no shoes, no shirt, no mask, no service” policy and threatened to kill people who asked them to comply. Don’t be those people. 
  3. Governor Cox’s approval rating continues to rise, with 66% approval overall and 68% approval on his handling of the pandemic. 
  4. Two Salt Lake City deputies were shot on Saturday. Both survived but one lost his eye. 
  5. Another Black man is shot and killed during a traffic stop in Minneapolis, near where Derek Chauvin is on trial for the murder of George. Floyd. His mother said it was because he had air fresheners hanging from his mirror. 


days until the end of the Cox/Henderson administration’s first 100 days (04/14/2021)
12 days until the United Utah Party Organizing Convention (04/24/2021)
18 days until the Biden/Harris administration’s first 100 days are up (04/30/2021)
19 days until the in-person Utah GOP Organizing Convention (05/01/2021)
152 days until half-way through the Cox/Henderson’s administration’s 500-day plan (09/11/2021)