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Situational Awareness

Good Wednesday morning from Salt Lake City.

Executive summary: McAdams wins by a razor-thin margin. Utah Republicans eye eliminating straight-ticket voting. Trump tried to order the Justice Department to prosecute Hillary Clinton and James Comey.

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Today at Utah Policy

It’s time for a governance change in Utah County

by LaVarr Webb, Publisher
In some ways, Utah County is the future of Utah. It is booming in growth, jobs and…

Analysis: The 'blue wave' carries McAdams to victory

by Bob Bernick, Contributing Editor
Assuming Democrat Ben McAdams’ 739-vote lead over GOP Rep. Mia Love holds up in the final…

Why do we trust big tech with location data, but not government?

by LaVarr Webb, Publisher
The other day I went to a children’s community theater in Davis County to see my…

CYBER 24 Episode 36: Federal regulation of consumer data

by Marty Carpenter
It can be amazing to think back to a quaint time when the internet didn’t touch every…

Utah's unemployment rate remains steady at 3.2%

by Press release
Utah’s nonfarm payroll employment for October 2018 grew by an estimated 3.2 percent,…

Podcast: Bernick and Schott on politics Ep. 398

by Bryan Schott, Managing Editor
Bob Bernick and Bryan Schott run down the big political news from the last week.

Policy News

Fox files: 'Project BOAT reflections'

  • By Theresa Foxley, President & CEO, EDCUtah

Last week, my phone was incessantly buzzing with friends sharing news articles and analyses on Amazon’s decision to locate HQ2 and HQ3 in N.Y.C. and D.C., and an “Operations Center” of 5,000 people...

Central Wasatch Commission moves forward with CWNCRA

  • By Press release

At a special meeting on Monday, the Central Wasatch Commission (CWC) voted unanimously to approve the 10/26/18 draft legislation of the Central Wasatch National Conservation Recreation Area Act...

Lighter Side

Taxes
"A fine is a tax for doing wrong. A tax is a fine for doing well." One Line Fun

Wise Words

Leadership Note

"Because power corrupts, society's demands for moral authority and character increase as the importance of the position increases." John Adams