ArchiveTen Things You Need to Know for Wednesday – April 1, 2015Bryan Schott·April 1, 2015· Share Here's the top news for your Wednesday morning – no fooling! Obama to stay overnight in Utah. How much do lawmakers have to move to find a deal on Medicaid expansion? Herbert signs criminal justice reform into law. Countdown: Days to the 2015 Utah municipal primary elections – 132 Days to the 2015 election – 216 Days to the 2016 Iowa Caucus (tentative) – 293 Days to the opening day of the 2016 Utah Legislature – 300 Days to the 2016 Utah presidential primary – 455 Days until the 2016 presidential election – 588 Wednesday's top-10 headlines: President Barack Obama is expected to stay overnight in Utah when he visits on Friday [Deseret News]. The Utah Latino community is planning a rally to show support for the president during his visit [ABC 4]. Just how far do lawmakers have to go to get to a deal on Medicaid expansion before the July 31 deadline? [Utah Policy] A BYU poll finds an overwhelming number of Utahns support Healthy Utah, while few support the House alternative [Tribune]. Utah lawmakers give their perspective on the troubles Indiana is going through with their controversial "religious freedom" law [Fox 13, ABC 4]. Gov. Gary Herbert signs a number of bills including sweeping reforms to Utah's criminal justice system [Deseret News, Tribune]. Educators are wary of a new law requiring high school students to pass a civics test in order to graduate [Deseret News]. New studies find Utah's commute times are among the lowest in the nation while drivers in the Beehive States are better when compared to other states [Tribune]. Rep. Rob Bishop plans to hold a number of public hearings this year on federal land ownership [Deseret News]. Google backed out of a fundraiser for Sen. Mike Lee after he announced he would lead a probe into why the federal government stopped a probe into the company's business practices [Tribune]. On this day in history: 1789 – The U.S. House of Representatives held its first full meeting in New York City. 1924 – Adolf Hitler was sent to prison for five years after failing to take over Germany by force in the unsuccessful "Beer Hall Putsch." 1945 – U.S. forces invaded the Japanese island of Okinawa. 1982 – The United States transferred control of the Panama Canal Zone to the government of Panama.