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Wyoming's investment returns likely to help budget

CHEYENNE — Gov. Matt Mead's office says the latest Wyoming revenue figures continue to support his position that the state probably won't have to cut agency budgets in the coming year.

May 16, 2013 7:43 pmLoading…
Wyoming lawmakers review Mead's budget proposal

Wyoming lawmakers review Mead's budget proposal

CHEYENNE — Wyoming lawmakers wrapped up their first week of hearings on Gov. Matt Mead's proposed budget Friday, setting the stage for debate on his call for fundamental changes in state fiscal policies when the Legislature convenes next month.

December 14, 2012 7:34 pm Related Loading…
Mead takes his budget to legislators

Mead takes his budget to legislators

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead took his budget recommendations before state lawmakers and faced some opposition Monday.

December 10, 2012 7:30 pmLoading…
Wyoming legislators debate diverting mineral taxes

Wyoming legislators debate diverting mineral taxes

CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming House Minority Leader Patrick Goggles was back to work less than 24 hours after his re-election, sponsoring a bill aimed at diverting a portion of the Permanent Mineral Trust Fund to fill gaps set in place by Gov. Matt Mead's planned 8 percent budget cuts.

November 07, 2012 11:45 pm Related Loading…

State should set aside funds for big items, Mead says

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The state should look at diverting some savings to pay for big-ticket spending items coming before the Legislature early next year, Gov. Matt Mead said Tuesday.

October 16, 2012 11:45 pmLoading…

State investment income increases

CASPER, Wyo. — The state's income from investments surpassed projections by $246.5 million for the 2012 fiscal year, according to a report issued Friday by the state treasurer's office.

August 18, 2012 11:35 pmLoading…

Private equity fund returns $48M in profits to Wyoming

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — State and company officials say Wyoming is realizing benefits from a private-equity fund partnership established in 2003.

June 22, 2012 11:45 pmLoading…

Investments could soften Wyoming budget blow

CHEYENNE, Wyo. - There's some hope that revenue from state investments could ease the pressure on the Wyoming budget from falling natural gas prices and avoid some feared cutbacks.

May 14, 2012 8:26 amLoading…

Mead proposes allocating one half of 1 percent of mineral severance tax revenues

CASPER, Wyo. — The state has it.

September 18, 2011 11:45 pmLoading…

Wyoming House passes economic investment bill

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The state House has approved a bill that would allow the state to invest more money in large capital projects in Wyoming.

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Bill calls for increased state economic development loans

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A bill making its way through the Wyoming Legislature would allow the state to invest up to $600 million in rainy-day funds — six times the current cap — to promote economic development.

February 12, 2011 11:30 pmLoading…

Republicans fill state boards

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The paramount job of the five elected state officials is to run their offices — and in the case of the governor, the state.

January 03, 2011 11:00 pmLoading…

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