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Cheney sets fundraising records, as challengers surge

By Nick Reynolds, WyoFile U.S. Rep. Liz Cheney outraised all of her challengers combined by more than $1.2 million from April through June, campaign finance records show, giving her a dominant financial advantage roughly one...
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State Unveils New Grouse Rules as Feds Again Ease Protections

By Angus M. Thuermer, Jr., WyoFile Wyoming officials last week established the framework for a system to offset destroyed greater sage grouse habitat even as the federal government diluted protections for the imperiled species. Wyoming now has...

Inside the campaign-finance ‘end run’ that earned GOP an FEC fine

By Nick Reynolds, WyoFile The Wyoming Republican Party secretly supported a 2016 Trump campaign “end run” around donation limitations without securing requisite authorization, according to a former official involved in the matter. In the spring of...
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Wyoming earns top marks for its business tax climate

By Robert Davis, The Center Square Wyoming is the top state for its small business tax climate, according to a new ranking from the Tax Foundation. The ranking measured states based on five components: individual income taxes, sales taxes,...
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Wyoming showing slow signs of recovery from pandemic

By Kimberly James, The Center Square A declining unemployment rate is one of several indicators offering hope that Wyoming's economy is on the road to pre-pandemic strength. The recent Wyoming Economic Indicator report, released by the Wyoming...

Cheyenne Senator Nethercott announces run for Wyoming Secretary of State

CASPER, Wyo. — State Senator Tara Nethercott (R-Cheyenne) announced her candidacy to be Wyoming’s next Secretary of State, according to a release from her campaign on Tuesday. A small business owner and practicing attorney, Nethercott...

League of Women Voters will hold county election forum tonight

GILLETTE, Wyo. — The Campbell County League of Women Voters and Gillette Public Access Television will host a primary election candidate forum at 6 p.m. June 27 for county offices. A forum for local candidates...

UW academic reorganization gets Trustee’s approval

By Floyd Whiting, Sheridan Media (this story originally appeared on Sheridan Media) The University of Wyoming reported last week that a major reorganization of the university’s academic programs will proceed as outlined by the university’s administration,...

Casper women’s health clinic advisor calls Friday’s Roe decision tragic

CASPER, Wyo. – On Friday, the United States Supreme Court ended constitutional protections for abortions that were put in place a half-century ago. While numerous Wyoming politicians have praised the decision, former Democratic Wyoming State...

Superintendent confident ‘our kids will get fed’ as Wyoming fights federal nondiscrimination mandates

CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming’s superintendent expressed confidence Monday that refusing to comply with new non-discrimination policies required by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food and Nutrition Services will not result in Wyoming students going hungry at...