ArchiveTen Things You Need to Know for Tuesday – March 3, 2015Bryan Schott·March 3, 2015· Share Lawmakers may have a compromise on Medicaid expansion. Legislators have hundreds of bills still to consider in the final days of the 2015 session. The debate over medical marijuana begins on the Hill. Countdown: Days to the final day of the 2015 Utah Legislature – 9 Days to the 2015 Utah municipal primary elections – 161 Days to the 2015 election – 245 Days to the 2016 Iowa Caucus (tentative) – 321 Days to the opening day of the 2016 Utah Legislature – 328 Days to the 2016 Utah presidential primary – 483 Days until the 2016 presidential election – 616 Tuesday's top-10 headlines: Lawmakers are floating a possible solution to Medicaid expansion that combines Healthy Utah and "frail Utah" [Tribune, Deseret News]. Lawmakers are facing an avalanche of legislation in the waning days of the session as nearly 800 bills have been introduced so far [Utah Policy]. Senators begin debate on Sen. Mark Madsen's medical marijuana legislation [Tribune, Deseret News, ABC 4]. Legislation dealing with religious liberty and non-discrimination should see the light of day on Tuesday [Utah Policy, Deseret News, Tribune]. A bill to send primary election results back to a political party if no candidate gets a majority moves forward over the objections of Count My Vote organizers [Utah Policy, Tribune, Deseret News]. The Utah Senate approves legislation banning contact lens makers from price fixing in Utah [Tribune]. A poll shows Utahns favor tax hikes to pay for water development projects [Utah Policy]. If lawmakers have a conflict of interest, legislative rules say they must vote anyway [Tribune]. Rep. Ken Ivory's proposal to eliminate the statute of limitation in civil cases involving sexual abuse moves out of the Utah House [Tribune, Deseret News]. Real Salt Lake owner Del Loy Hansen may build a minor league soccer stadium in West Valley after construction plans at the Utah State Fairpark fall through [Tribune]. On this day in history: 1845 – Florida was admitted to the Union as the 27th state. 1879 – Attorney Belva Ann Lockwood became the first woman to argue a case before the U.S. Supreme Court. 1931 – An act of Congress designated the "Start Spangled Banner" the national anthem of the United States. 1991 – Motorist Rodney King was beaten by Los Angeles police in a scene captured on amateur video.