CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Gay rights activists in Wyoming are hoping the recent court victory affording them the right to marry will give them momentum as they push to outlaw discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity.
CASPER, Wyo. — The number of University of Wyoming employees receiving reimbursement to help pay for health benefits for their domestic partners has remained steady since the program started in 2011.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming's only openly gay lawmaker says the state should pass a bill that bars discrimination against gays at the same time as various courts consider the legality of gay marriage.
CASPER, Wyo. — The Denver-based 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals struck down Utah’s gay marriage ban, which could open the doors for marriage equality in Wyoming, gay marriage advocates said.
CASPER -- Melanie Vigil doesn’t want to marry in Iowa, Massachusetts or New York.
CASPER, Wyo. — State lawmakers are considering mandatory suicide prevention training for educators.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- Unwanted pounds multiply like stacks of amendments for many lawmakers in the Wyoming Capitol.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. – A state House committee approved a bill that would make it a felony in Wyoming to enforce stricter federal gun regulations created after the spate of recent mass shootings -- a move that could put Wyoming and the federal law at odds.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — For years, Democratic lawmakers in Wyoming have floated bills aimed at preventing discrimination against gays and lesbians but have found little support. Now, they seem to have gained some — among Republican lawmakers.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Lawmakers provided emotional accounts of would-be human trafficking violations in Wyoming during debate on the state House floor Thursday.
CHEYENNE — A Wyoming House committee on Monday voted 9-0 in favor of a bill to ban human trafficking in Wyoming.
CHEYENNE -- A rite of passage for freshman lawmakers is introducing a bill on the floor. The state Senate rarely allows it to happen. Some representatives don’t do it until their second year. When freshman Rep. Tom Walters, R-Casper, had an opportunity to present a bill to the House, he didn…
LARAMIE — Three words — the first three — stand out on a petition a University of Wyoming student group has circulated since late last year in hopes of persuading state leaders to pass a new human rights law.
CHEYENNE -- Two same-sex marriage/civil-union bills introduced by the state's only openly gay legislator are receiving bipartisan support.
JACKSON, Wyo. — Two Republican lawmakers are supporting proposals to allow either gay marriage or same-sex civil unions in Wyoming.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming House of Representatives on Monday shot down a controversial proposal for a regional cost-of-living adjustment for teachers in the state.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Like many other women who run for elected office, Rosie Berger’s entry into politics was preceded by volunteer work.
CODY, Wyo. — Before Wyoming felt the cumulative effects of the 2007 credit crunch, the 2008 real estate collapse and a punishing national recession, homebuilder Nick Randol had 15 people working for his construction company. Today, he employs four.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming House on Wednesday settled on a four-year probation period for new teachers before passing the Teachers Accountability Act.