State conventions this weekend. Four initiatives possible. The veto override session.
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Utah Leg will vote to override vetoes. Midterm election fundraising and ballot initiatives.
Trump takes a hard line on immigration. Ballot initiative signature deadline draws close.
Utah students join in the national “March For Our Lives” protests against gun violence, Mitt Romney says DACA recipients shouldn’t be allowed stay in the US legally, and pundits say that the current political divide is going to destroy our country.
Caucuses are held as 10th District Court rules against the Utah GOP lawsuit. A busy election season is ahead as most incumbents will be challenged.
Bills passed go to the Governor for signing or vetoing. Legislators retire. GOP crisis.
The 2018 Legislative session comes to an end with deals on ballot initiatives and the Legislature asserting its power.
The Utah GOP bans signature gathering as a means of getting on the ballot as a Republican in defiance of SB-54. Utah’s legislature is coming to an end with many bills still to be decided, and Congress deals with tough issues.
The middle of Utah’s legislative session means the big issues and budget battles are in full swing. Utah’s Senate race gets attention.
Romney formally announces his run for Senate. Utah legislature week 4. Congress tackles tough issues.
Week 3 of the Utah Legislature: a record number of bills leads to successes and stalls. The federal government avoids long-term shut down and signs a two year budget deal.
Trump signs budget deal and there's a record number of bills in the 2018 UT legislature
Utah legislature considers a bill that would restrict local land protections advocates.