Permanent Mineral Trust Fund
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.
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.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead took his budget recommendations before state lawmakers and faced some opposition Monday.
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.
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.
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.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — State and company officials say Wyoming is realizing benefits from a private-equity fund partnership established in 2003.
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.
CASPER, Wyo. — The state has it.
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.
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.
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.