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House District 53 candidates for the vacancy created by the death of Roy Edwards before the Campbell County Commission meeting on Nov. 23, 2020 (GPA TV).

Edwards’ Replacement Picked

After three hours of interviews and discussion, Campbell County Commissioners unanimously selected Chris Knapp to replace former Representative Roy Edwards in the Wyoming House of Representatives. Edwards passed away on Nov. 2, one day before...
Republican illustration on American flag.

Republicans Advance Three Candidates to Fill House Seat

Members of the Campbell County Republican Party Central Committee Thursday selected three names to advance to the Campbell County Board of Commissioners to fill the vacant House District 53 seat. The vacancy was created by...
Eric Barlow, one of the final speakers during the public hearing, addresses the NWCCD Board of Trustees on July 1st.

Rep. Barlow Elected Speaker of the House, Committee Assignments Finalized

Representative Eric Barlow will be the new Speaker of the House as legislators nail down committee assignments and elect leadership to fill top positions as they prepare to convene for the 66th Wyoming Legislature...
Senator John Barrasso (R-Wyo.). (Photo Francis Chung/E&E News)

Coal States Flex as Barrasso Seeks Senate Energy Gavel

By Nick Sobczyk, E&E Daily, E&E News Wyoming Sen. John Barrasso's decision to become top Republican on the Energy and Natural Resources Committee will leave coal state lawmakers largely in charge of energy and environmental policy...
Resource Guide capital building feature image, H/t WY Sate Legislature

Eight Applications for Edwards’ House Seat

The House District 53 seat held by Roy Edwards may not be vacant for much longer. As reported by the Associated Press, eight individuals applied to fill the vacancy created by Edwards’ death earlier this...
President-Elect Joe Biden (jlhervas/Flickr, Creative Commons)

Biden’s Oil Plan: The Good, the Bad and the Illegal

By Heather Richards, Energywire, E&E News An overhaul of the federal oil and gas program didn't make it into President-elect Joe Biden's transition priorities listed on his website Sunday after he was declared the winner of...
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.). If Republicans maintain control of the Senate, President-elect Joe Biden and congressional Democrats likely will have trouble advancing climate ambitions. (Courtesy of Francis Chung/E&E News)

‘Off The Table.’ Financial Analysts See No Big Climate Bill

By Corbin Hiar and Mike Lee, Energywire, E&E News From Wall Street to K Street, Space City to the Motor City, an army of analysts and executives were watching the U.S. elections to see how the...
Protesters watch the U.S. presidential election results roll in Nov. 3 near the White House in Washington. Democratic nominee Joe Biden is favored to win, but thousands of votes in key states have not yet been tallied. (Photo courtesy of Francis Chung/E&E News, Used Under License)

Why A President Biden Could Fail On Clean Energy

By Lesley Clark and Mike Lee, Energywire, E&E News Democrats seemingly failed to deliver a "green wave" in races across the country, leaving Joe Biden – who was edging out President Trump in vote tallies today –...
Campbell County Courthouse

No Upsets in Local Legislative Races, Deceased Representative Wins

Going into the Tuesday election, Campbell County’s GOP was sitting in a strong position to keep Campbell County’s legislative delegation red. Only House District 32 incumbent Timothy Hallinan had a challenger. Hallinan’s challenger was Democrat...
Donald Trump speaking with supporters at a campaign rally at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo courtesy of Gage Skidmore/Flickr, Creative Commons)

Trump Wins Big in County 17, Likewise Cheney & Lummis

Though the result of the presidential election hasn't been settled at the national level, President Trump scored big in Campbell County and Wyoming. Trump picked up 16,973 votes (86.76%) in Campbell County, with former...