All posts tagged "Wyoming Legislature"
THE BUZZ: Public Land Peril
Despite recent wins in the West, advocates warn the battle to protect public lands in Wyoming has just begun. JACKSON HOLE, WY – After celebrating President Barack Obama’s designation of Utah’s Bears Ears and Nevada’s Gold Butte...
- Posted January 3, 2017
COWBOY POLITICS: Budget bill amendment barrage WY Legislature grinds through sixth week
The sixth week of the Wyoming Legislature was marked by hundreds of attempts to amend the Senate and House versions of the budget bill, one more chance to talk about Medicaid expansion and yet another science standards...
- Posted February 24, 2015
FEATURE: POINT OF ORDER, General feelings on the session so far
Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The 63rd Wyoming Legislature is two-and-a-half weeks into its seven-week run and the buzz at the Capitol is all about money. Every other year (but not this one) lawmakers tackle budget issues during...
- Posted January 27, 2015
Props & Disses 2.27.13
Committee collusion (DISS) This paper has already criticized this general session of the Wyoming Legislature for being somewhat fractured and for falling into the business model of notoriously busybody states like California by introducing too many laws....
- Posted February 26, 2013
Legislative Roundup: Little interest in cell phone laws
JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Not silenced yet: Firearms suppressors II After being shot down by the House last week, state senators have redrafted a bill that would make owning a silencer legal as long as hunters did...
- Posted January 21, 2013
2009 Wyoming Supplemental Budget
2009 Wyoming Supplemental Budget The 2009 Wyoming Legislative Session is over and as part of that session the Wyoming Legislature approved a supplemental budget for 2009-2010. Wyoming works on a biennium budget, meaning that in every even...
- Posted August 14, 2009