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Riverton woman: 'I'm one of those' who needs Medicaid

Expansion of the program was voted down by the Wyoming Legislature in one of the year's high-profile debates.

Melody Moats watched closely this year ...

School gun bill adds local control

A third reading is set for Wednesday in the Senate.

CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming Senate has passed a bill on second reading that would allow guns to be ...

Digest

Prison for man who hit cyclist
CASPER -- A Casper man who pleaded guilty to killing a bicyclist while driving drunk has been sentenced to 12 to 16 years ...

Tuesday notes

And still the winter
Enough is enough. Our meteorological dose of December in March has been interesting, perhaps even educational, but there really ...

Stocks and the state

Playing the market with state money is worth considering -- very carefully

For at least a decade, Wyoming's legislators and government financial ...

Panel downs bill on re-trials if new evidence found

Wyoming currently allows the option of re-trail only when there is DNA evidence that was not available at the time of conviction.

CHEYENNE -- A Senate ...

Job would be under the governor, not the tribes

CHEYENNE -- A bill restructuring the state's tribal liaison program advanced in the Wyoming House of ...

Day at the Legislature

CHEYENNE -- Developments at the Wyoming Legislature on the 31st day of the 2015 General Session:
GUNS IN SCHOOLS: The Senate placed on the general file a bill ...

One bike bill fails, second still has a chance at Capitol

One bill on bicycle safety is still alive in the Wyoming Legislature, but a second fell one vote short of passing this week.
Fremont County's delegation was ...

Guns-in-schools invites debate

And Wyoming is a good place for it to take place

Wyoming is giving strong consideration to eliminating a law that declares public schools should be ...

Digest

Override won't happen
CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming Senate has voted not to override Gov. Matt Mead's veto of a bill that would make it harder for police and ...

House advances bills on domestic sheep

CHEYENNE -- Two bills that sponsors say would protect Wyoming's domestic sheep industry against possible federal land grazing reductions are advancing in the ...

Charity care money for hospitals cut by committee

CHEYENNE -- The House Appropriations Committee has endorsed a bill that would provide funds to cover a portion of hospitals' uncompensated care.
But the ...

Day at the Legislature

CHEYENNE -- Developments at the Wyoming Legislature on the 30th day of the 2015 General Session:
DEATH PENALTY: The House voted to reject a Senate amendment to ...

Endowment for PBS passes both houses; news not all good for college, however

Legislators this week approved a bill that makes permanent the state endowment for the Wyoming Public Broadcasting Service headquartered at Central Wyoming ...

Senate backs balanced budget bill

The bill carries no authority with the federal government but signals the state's willingness to cooperate in a constitutional convention on a balanced ...

Miller leads fight against failed bill on powdered booze

CHEYENNE -- A bill that would have outlawed powdered alcohol in the state failed by one vote Tuesday in the Wyoming House of Representatives.
Rep. David ...

Wyoming House defeats bill on study of bicycle safety, state trail system

CHEYENNE -- The Wyoming House has narrowly defeated a bill calling for a comprehensive study of bicycle safety and the eventual construction of a statewide ...

Writing test killed

CHEYENNE -- Legislation that would eliminate a writing test now given in Wyoming schools has passed the Legislature. The Senate voted 16-14 on Tuesday to ...

Bill barring workplace bias fails; locals join hot debate

CHEYENNE -- A bill that would have made it a crime to discriminate based on sexual orientation or gender identity failed in the Wyoming House of Representatives ...

 
 

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