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At Bebout's urging, state patrol to do away with ticket quota

The head of the Wyoming Highway Patrol announced Tuesday that, effective immediately, the trooper evaluation policy that many criticized as being a quota ...

When rich dictate to poor

Medicaid expansion in Wyoming makes sense for all

Well-to-do people imagining the lives of the poor can devolve into an embarrassing, sometimes ...

Medicaid bill endorsed by Legislature committee

A plan to extend health coverage to thousands of low-income Wyoming residents has cleared a major hurdle.
The Wyoming Legislature's Joint Labor, Health and ...

Legislation would solidify endowment for public TV

Wyoming's Joint Appropriations Committee has recommended a bill that would makepermanent the state endowment for the Wyoming Public Broadcasting ...

No decision from committee yet on Medicaid expansion

CHEYENNE -- Wyoming lawmakers are debating whether they will back a plan to make the state the latest to expand its Medicaid program.
The Joint Labor, Health ...

Wyoming digest

Yellowstone snowmobile season arrives
Yellowstone National Park opens Monday for snowmobiles and other motorized snow machines.
Recent warm weather ...

County interested in 'pollbook' for voters but not interchangeable polling places for now

Local election workers likely would switch to electronic voter rolls if proposed legislation passes. Such a move would time and money and prevent voter fraud, ...

State's tribal liaison setup would change under new bill

A draft bill for tribal liaisons in Wyoming was presented to the Wyoming Legislature's Select Committee on Tribal Relations on Monday during a regular meeting ...

Bill aims to clarify road merge rules

Backers say a more specific law could clear up confusion that exists among law enforcement and the public.

CHEYENNE --A state legislative proposal ...

Legislators to eye plan on expanded Medicaid

The Wyoming Department of Health is urging state lawmakers to pass a new proposal that would extend health insurance to an estimated 17,600 low-income ...

Bebout to be GOP floor leader in Senate

State Sen. Eli Bebout will serve as a top leader in the Wyoming Senate in the coming session.
The Riverton Republican was elected Saturday by his fellow ...

Tuesday notes

We're still more than a full month from the winter solstice, but that fact of the calendar is meaningless as a practical matter. Winter is here, with a ...

Privacy amendment wins committee's OK

CHEYENNE -- A state legislative committee voted Friday to recommend changing the Wyoming Constitution to specify that individuals have a right to privacy.
Sen. ...

University might seek stronger ties to Legislature

CHEYENNE -- Finding ways to prevent off-campus violence involving students and alcohol is one of the topics University of Wyoming administrators plan to discuss ...

In committee, lawmakers consider privacy legislation

CHEYENNE -- A legislative task force proposal to change the Wyoming Constitution to specify that individuals have a right to privacy is set to go before a ...

Case prevails in Senate 25 campaign vs. Maldonado

Sen. Cale Case, R-Lander, is headed back to the Wyoming Legislature after winning re-election Tuesday over Democratic challenger Sergio Maldonado.
With ...

GOP to have 26-4 advantage in state senate

CHEYENNE -- The fact that Republicans would maintain an overwhelming advantage in the Wyoming Legislature was never in doubt.
The question entering Tuesday's ...

Voters pick Allen over Clifford in HD 33 contest

After 10 years away from the Wyoming Legislature, Republican Jim Allen of Lander has earned election to House District 33.
He was appointed briefly to the HD ...

Maldonado challenging incumbent Cale Case in Senate District 25

Democratic Wyoming Senate District 25 candidate Sergio Maldonado says he is "worlds apart" from his opponent, incumbent Sen. Cale Case, R-Lander.
Maldonado ...

Allen tries for House seat as Goggles retires

Republican Wyoming House District 33 candidate Jim Allen has spent his life cooperating with fellow residents of the Wind River Indian Reservation. ...

 
 

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