Rep. Tim Stubson, R-Casper, knows how to guide a bill through the Wyoming Legislature.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming should pay county governments to keep them whole if Congress cuts a longstanding program that compensates them for lost tax revenue on federal lands, a legislative committee voted Thursday.
CHEYENNE — Members of a key legislative committee will explore whether lawmaker approval should be required before the state buys any more large ranches.
CHEYENNE — The Wyoming Legislature’s 2014 budget session won’t have a tussle over a fuel tax increase or a lottery.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — While Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead intends to push for pay raises for state employees in the next legislative session, some senior lawmakers said they intend to keep a close eye on all spending requests because of challenges in the state's energy-based economy.
CASPER, Wyo. — In Converse County, elected officials are discussing building a new, state-of-the-art recreation complex in Douglas and remodeling the rec center in Glenrock.
CHEYENNE — A House-Senate conference committee deadlocked Thursday over a bill to increase the contributions to the state's retirement system.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A bill to increase some employer and employee contributions to the state retirement fund to help insure its future viability is moving closer to passage in the Wyoming Senate.
CASPER, Wyo. -- Bringing the Medicaid expansion bill to the Senate floor for a full debate will be difficult after it received negative recommendations from two legislative committees this week, the Senate’s vice president said Friday.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming lawmakers are set to discuss key issues this week, including a plan to strip power from the state's chief of schools, a measure to raise fuel taxes and a proposed supplemental state budget.
CASPER, Wyo. — With few applicants for the state’s top oil and gas regulator job, Bob King wants to loosen requirements to fill the position.
CHEYENNE — Three Republican state legislators announced this week that they'll run for re-election.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. -- The Wyoming Senate is likely to hold a final vote this week on legislation allowing the Department of Environmental Quality to sidestep a court ruling and continue its practice for issuing general permits for water discharges and construction projects.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Bills setting accountability benchmarks for schools and teachers easily passed the Wyoming Senate on Wednesday.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The disappointment of church ladies who had to shut down a bazaar has led to a proposal that would allow people to serve cooked food at weddings, funerals and other events in Wyoming without having to go through a state inspection.