All posts by Pete Muldoon

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  • FROM OUR READERS

    Backroom Deals Last week Jackson Town Council changed direction at the last moment and amended the District 2 LDRs to add short-term rentals to the bonus FARs, which would add between 1.1 and 2.4 million square feet...

    • Posted June 28, 2016
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  • GUEST OPINION: Jackson’s Homeless Need Help

    Government leaders should reconsider allowing camping in town as a temporary means to house displaced workforce. JACKSON HOLE, WY – On Monday, Jackson Town Council briefly took up the idea of providing some short-term relief to the...

    • Posted May 17, 2016
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  • GUEST OPINION: Zombie Politics

    A lobbying group’s agenda would only exacerbate the housing crisis. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Throughout the Town of Jackson’s District 2 rezoning process, one thing has remained clear. The public is overwhelmingly opposed to increasing the commercial...

    • Posted May 3, 2016
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  • GUEST OPINION: System of a Down

    Is America truly a democracy when voting continues to be rife with barriers? JACKSON HOLE, WY – There are a lot of angry Bernie Sanders supporters in Wyoming this week. Having won the state 56 to 44...

    • Posted April 19, 2016
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  • GUEST OPINION: Bern Baby Bern

    Why Democrats should support Bernie Sanders during Saturday’s caucus. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Teton County Democrats will hold their presidential preference caucus at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Senior Center, and the buzz on the street is that...

    • Posted April 5, 2016
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  • GUEST OPINION: Sick Of It

    Blue Cross, Blue Shield, red tape. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Last year, I hurt myself at one of my jobs. Or, more accurately, a chronic injury I got from working that job got bad enough that I...

    • Posted March 23, 2016
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  • GUEST OPINION: Mainstream Money Myths

    A small group of elite players continue to paint a false narrative of American economics. JACKSON HOLE, WY – When you advocate, as I do, for government to raise taxes and spend money on things like housing...

    • Posted March 8, 2016
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  • GUEST OPINION: Wyoming Plays Politics with Healthcare

    How Medicaid expansion has shifted from a no-brainer to a head-scratcher. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Let it be known that I’m not a fan of Obamacare. But the majority of Americans (including me) believe that people have...

    • Posted February 23, 2016
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  • GUEST OPINION: Impending ‘Car’tastrophe

    Are we steering ahead to a future where no one is behind the wheel? JACKSON HOLE, WYO – I received some interesting feedback from my Planet JH columns. Two responses in particular got me thinking about the subject...

    • Posted February 9, 2016
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  • GUEST OPINION: Public Sector’s Bad Rap

    Knee-jerk attacks on big government need to be examined. Jackson, WY – Among the many things Americans are noted for is a widespread antipathy towards government. This hostility is not unfounded; our government has the ability to...

    • Posted January 26, 2016
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