CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead said he's open to the idea of using firing squads to execute condemned inmates, disagrees with President Barack Obama's proposal to make community college tuition free for some students and questioned the financial benefits of Colorado's legalization of marijuana.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead is pledging to keep fighting “with bulldog determination” for the future of Wyoming coal.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — On the Wyoming Hospital Association’s website, a ticker shows, second by second, the amount of federal funding Wyoming has foregone by not expanding Medicaid.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead is pledging to keep fighting "with bulldog determination" for the future of Wyoming coal.
CASPER, Wyo. — A group of business and opinion leaders announced the formation of a coalition to advocate changes in state law to protect gay and transgender people in the workplace.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming politicians expressed confidence this week in the state’s finances, saying robust saving in recent years will help buffer public coffers against a more than 50 percent drop in the price of oil and a projected budget shortfall.
CASPER, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead championed 10 states’ joint action to support an ongoing lawsuit over the boundary of the Wind River Indian Reservation in Central Wyoming.
In his inaugural address Monday, Gov. Matt Mead said his goals for Wyoming look to the future.
CASPER, Wyo. — The five top elected officials in Wyoming will be inaugurated Monday.
CASPER, Wyo. — In a recent interview with the Star-Tribune, Gov. Matt Mead said his hope is to leave office with a legacy of responsible energy development, one that balances environmental stewardship with mineral extraction.
CASPER, Wyo. — A horned bow expert, a landscape artist and an illustrator. These are the multitude of talents of this year’s recipients of the Governor’s Arts Awards.
CASPER, Wyo. — A group representing faculty at the University of Wyoming has asked Gov. Matt Mead to appoint more women to the school’s board of trustees.
CASPER, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead said he is watching a proposal that would begin a process to make the elected post of superintendent of public instruction an appointed position.
CASPER, Wyo. — Instead of suing the federal government to gain control of public lands, Gov. Matt Mead prefers that the state and federal government agree to a pilot project in which the state would manage a piece of federal ground for a set number of years, he said.
CASPER, Wyo. — In his first four years, Gov. Matt Mead worked to diversify the Wyoming economy and announced an energy strategy for the state.
CASPER, Wyo. — Thirty-three members of the Goshen County Republican Party have signed a letter that rebukes Republican Gov. Matt Mead for not do more to fight same-sex marriage in Wyoming.
CASPER, Wyo. — GOP leaders in Goshen County signed their names to a letter that rebuked Republican Gov. Matt Mead for not appealing a judge’s order that allowed same-sex marriage in Wyoming.
CASPER, Wyo. — A Sheridan Republican plans to sponsor legislation that would allow the Wyoming State Board of Education to adopt science standards that were barred by lawmakers earlier this year.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead has appointed Sandi Chitwood, of Rock Springs, to the board of directors of the Wyoming Lottery Corp.
LAS VEGAS — Eight Western U.S. governors and several top federal officials are in Las Vegas this weekend to talk about common problems and issues including energy, species like sage grouse, and drought.