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Here's what is driving the day:
- Cox running for governor in 2020
- Lawmakers strike a "sweet deal" to rebuild the State Office Building.
- Utah's budget could suffer if a recession hits.
- The Trump administration orders the partial closure of the embassy in Baghdad.
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