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Dems accuse Mead of softening on Medicaid expansion; Mead denies

CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming Democratic gubernatorial candidate Pete Gosar accused Gov. Matt Mead of changing his stance on Medicaid expansion from opposing it to warming up to it.

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Candidates say they would focus on funding smaller communities as SLIB member

CASPER, Wyo. — From investing in air service to laying down fiber-optic cable, candidates who, if elected, would sit on the State Loan and Investment Board said smaller communities could diversify and economically expand with some help.

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Wyoming halts work on science teaching standards

RAWLINS, Wyo. — The Wyoming Board of Education has suspended work on new standards for science education in public schools until the state Legislature rescinds a recent mandate for those standards.

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Democratic candidate for governor says Hill bill was wrong

Pete Gosar, the Democratic candidate for Wyoming governor, believes that the bill that stripped Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill of control over the Wyoming Department of Education, Senate File 104, or the Hill bill, went too far.

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Wyoming Democrat hopeful's politics differs from brother's

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Pete Gosar stepped down as Wyoming Democratic Party chairman last week to launch a longshot run for governor in this heavily Republican state.

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Interviews set for Wyoming Department of Education director candidates

CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming officials will soon interview candidates for a new director for the Wyoming Department of Education.

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Wyoming Democrats push for repeal of unpaid-wages bill

CHEYENNE -- The state Democratic party's Central Committee will push a ballot referendum to repeal a new law on payment of unpaid wages on grounds it is detrimental to Wyoming employees.

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Wyoming Board of Education undergoes significant change

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead nominated seven new members — including two former gubernatorial candidates — for the state Board of Education this week.

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Mead piles up $1.1M for his run for Wyoming governor

CHEYENNE — Republican gubernatorial candidate Matt Mead has the fattest campaign war chest of all the candidates for governor this year, virtually all of the money contributed by himself and his family.

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Wyoming Democrats

Wyoming Democrats

Democratic candidate for governor Pete Gosar hands out campaign cards during the annual Central Wyoming Fair Parade recently in downtown Casper, July 13, 2010. Gosar, a former University of Wyoming football player, is running his first ever political campaign. (AP Photo/Dan Cepeda, Star-Tribune)

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Pete Gosar backs local business planning

Pete Gosar backs local business planning

CHEYENNE — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Pete Gosar’s economic plan would focus on community-developed business plans that emphasize current and future needs.

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Demo candidate aims to ‘stay another day’

Demo candidate aims to ‘stay another day’

CASPER — Stifling in a pair of black slacks below a blistering mid-morning July sun, Pete Gosar hustled along the lines of people straddling Casper’s Center Street for the annual Central Wyoming Fair Parade.

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Pete Gosar

Pete Gosar

Democratic candidate for governor Pete Gosar hands out campaign cards during the annual Central Wyoming Fair Parade recently in downtown Casper. Gosar, a former University of Wyoming football player, is running his first political campaign. (Courtesy photo)

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Democratic candidates for governor offer child care ideas

CASPER — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Pete Gosar on Tuesday proposed that the state of Wyoming should offer child care services to the children of all state employees.

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Economy, energy top Gosar’s agenda

CASPER — Democratic candidate for governor Pete Gosar made his first campaign stop Tuesday at the Men’s Democratic Luncheon in Casper.

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Economy, energy top Gosar’s agenda

CASPER — Democratic candidate for governor Pete Gosar made his first campaign stop Tuesday at the Men’s Democratic Luncheon in Casper.

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