Showing: 1-20 of 138

Governor

Wyoming votes on GOP gubernatorial candidates

Wyoming votes on GOP gubernatorial candidates

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A three-way race for the Republican gubernatorial nomination topped the list of contests in Tuesday's Wyoming primaries, whose results are often the last word in state politics since registered Republicans outnumber Democrats better than 2 to 1.

August 19, 2014 7:00 amLoading…
Haynes campaigns on religion, distrust of feds

Haynes campaigns on religion, distrust of feds

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — If you didn't know Dr. Taylor Haynes is running for governor of Wyoming, you might easily mistake him for a cowboy preacher.

August 14, 2014 2:10 pm Photos

Photos

Loading…
Big Sky Economic Development: Montana has new tools to help attract business

Big Sky Economic Development: Montana has new tools to help attract business

Montana is well-known across the country for a lot of things – beautiful mountains, the great outdoors, friendly people – and a great place to do business.

August 01, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Candidates clarify, check statements following gubernatorial debate

CASPER, Wyo. — Republican gubernatorial candidates Gov. Matt Mead, Taylor Haynes and Cindy Hill and Democratic candidate Pete Gosar dropped facts and numbers Tuesday during the Wyoming League of Women Voters debate in Cheyenne.

July 31, 2014 8:30 amLoading…
Milltown the backdrop for governor's message on forest health, parks, timber mills

Milltown the backdrop for governor's message on forest health, parks, timber mills

BONNER – Looking over the bluff at Milltown State Park, Gov. Steve Bullock said a new state forestry management effort should improve more than just timberlands.

July 26, 2014 9:09 amLoading…
Lawmaker seeks investigation of Wyoming governor

Lawmaker seeks investigation of Wyoming governor

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A state lawmaker is asking for a special prosecutor to investigate Gov. Matt Mead and his staff.

July 25, 2014 2:45 pmLoading…

George F. Will: Immigrants' son is California's new Goldwater

MENLO PARK, Calif. — Fifty Julys ago, up the road near San Francisco, in the unfortunately named Cow Palace, the Republican National Convention gave its presidential nomination to Arizona Sen. Barry Goldwater, who knew he would lose: Americans were not going to have a third president in 14 m…

July 24, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

With incumbency status, duties allow Gov. Mead added access

CASPER, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead, who is seeking re-election, crisscrossed the state on June 6.

July 07, 2014 8:00 amLoading…
Bullock reduces loan costs for $29M in city water, wastewater projects

Bullock reduces loan costs for $29M in city water, wastewater projects

HELENA — Gov. Steve Bullock said Friday he’s lowering interest rates and other charges for state loans that fund city wastewater and drinking-water projects in Montana, saving local governments $29 million over the next 20 years.

June 13, 2014 2:57 pmLoading…
Cindy Hill makes run for Wyoming governor official

Cindy Hill makes run for Wyoming governor official

CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill officially filed today to place her name on the ballot as a Republican gubernatorial candidate.

May 30, 2014 7:48 amLoading…
Wyoming governor tours landslide site

Wyoming governor tours landslide site

JACKSON, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead says after touring a slow-moving landslide in Jackson he wants to help local officials defray the cost of the disaster.

April 29, 2014 10:42 amLoading…
Truman Dinner raises $15K for Yellowstone County Democrats

Truman Dinner raises $15K for Yellowstone County Democrats

Montana Democrats arrived in full force Friday for the 28th Annual Harry S. Truman Dinner, raising about $15,000 for Yellowstone County Democrats, vice chair of the group Becky Riedl said.

April 25, 2014 11:30 pm Photos

Photos

Bullocks paid $23,000 in taxes on $145,000 in income

Bullocks paid $23,000 in taxes on $145,000 in income

HELENA — Gov. Steve Bullock and his wife, Lisa, paid about $23,300 in federal and state income taxes in 2013 on total income of slightly more than $145,000.

April 21, 2014 6:38 pmLoading…
Governor responds to teen's request for 'Suddenly Sleepy Saturday'

Governor responds to teen's request for 'Suddenly Sleepy Saturday'

A Billings teenager’s wish to have Gov. Steve Bullock recognize Saturday as Suddenly Sleepy Saturday to raise awareness of narcolepsy has been granted.

March 07, 2014 8:30 am Photos

Photos

Loading…
Schweitzer joins MSNBC as a contributor

Schweitzer joins MSNBC as a contributor

HELENA — Former Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer has a new talking-head gig, signing on as a “contributor” with the NBC family of networks, including the left-leaning MSNBC.

February 27, 2014 10:13 amLoading…
Wyoming court: Law that stripped superintendent's powers unconstitutional

Wyoming court: Law that stripped superintendent's powers unconstitutional

CHEYENNE — A divided Wyoming Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that a new law stripping many powers and duties from the state superintendent of public instruction is unconstitutional, adding another twist in an ongoing intraparty feud over state education policy that also involves the Legislature …

January 28, 2014 5:51 amLoading…
Embattled schools chief says she's got the experience, passion to be governor

Embattled schools chief says she's got the experience, passion to be governor

Although impeachment looms over Wyoming State Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill, she said she’s not going to let it stop her campaign for governor.

January 12, 2014 12:00 pmLoading…
Bullock facing major appointments

Bullock facing major appointments

HELENA — In the coming weeks, Gov. Steve Bullock will be making three important appointments — and perhaps more, depending on his first round of picks.

January 05, 2014 12:00 am
Year 1 down, Bullock looks ahead

Year 1 down, Bullock looks ahead

HELENA — With his first year in office nearly in the books, Gov. Steve Bullock said he can point to a number of accomplishments and a few disappointments so far, but he’s focused on the future.

December 29, 2013 12:00 am Photos

Photos

Related Loading…
No Baucus appointment yet, but lots of activity behind scenes for his Senate seat

No Baucus appointment yet, but lots of activity behind scenes for his Senate seat

HELENA — Another day passed Thursday with no official announcement from the White House that President Barack Obama was appointing Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., as ambassador to China.

December 19, 2013 8:48 pm

Follow The Billings Gazette

Activate Full Access RED

Popular Stories

Deals & Offers

Featured Businesses