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CASPER, Wyo. — Former U.S. Sen. Al Simspon, having thrived in the opulence of the U.S. Capitol and the ivory towers of Harvard University’s John F. Kennedy School of Government, was elected Tuesday to a new position – one that sometimes meets in the basement of Big Horn Federal Savings Bank.
CASPER, Wyo. -- Candidates and interest groups spent at least $69,463 on commercials on Wyoming television during the recent primary, from programs ranging from "General Hospital” and “Dr. Phil” to “Face the Nation.”
CASPER, Wyo. — Voters in two precincts in Rock Springs received the wrong primary ballots for at least seven hours Tuesday, said Dale Davis, Sweetwater County clerk.
CASPER, Wyo. — More than 19,000 Wyomingites voted ahead of Tuesday’s Republican and Democratic primaries, which winnow down each party’s list of candidates for the Nov. 4 general election.
CASPER, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead, a Republican seeking re-election, hasn’t contributed a penny of his own money to his campaign this year, a striking difference from four years ago, when he funded $1.2 million of a nearly $2 million campaign, new records show.
CASPER, Wyo. — From Common Core educational standards to militias, the Wyoming GOP gubernatorial candidates made plenty of claims during Monday night’s debate at Central Wyoming College.
CASPER, Wyo. — Bob Berry, a candidate for House District 24 and a founder of the Big Horn Basin TEA Party, and incumbent Rep. Sam Krone, R-Cody, agree the Republican Party is splintered, but for different reasons.
CASPER, Wyo. -- Not far from many of gubernatorial candidate Cindy Hill's red campaign signs stands a blue sign endorsing her co-worker Sheryl Lain for the top schools job in the state.
CASPER, Wyo. — The business of Torrington attorney and Republican Wyoming secretary of state candidate Ed Buchanan was dissolved in 2010 and reinstated two years later by the business division of the office he’s running for, records state.
House Majority Floor Leader Kermit Brown, R-Laramie, has raised $1,050 from political action committees prior to the Aug. 19 primary, according to records he filed with the Wyoming Secretary of State’s Office.
CASPER, Wyo. -- Wyoming’s Democratic candidates for U.S. Senate said they are running because they are common, working people.
CASPER, Wyo. — Conservative syndicated columnist and author Michelle Malkin endorsed Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill for governor on Tuesday.
CASPER, Wyo. — Pete Illoway criticized political rival Ed Murray on Monday for being the registered agent for four companies that received 20 delinquency notices for not filing timely annual reports with the office they both desire — Wyoming secretary of state.
EMBLEM Wyo. — Just 17 days before the Wyoming primary, rocker and controversial conservative pundit Ted Nugent and a former Fox News military analyst revved up a Tea Party crowd Saturday afternoon with calls for President Barack Obama’s impeachment and pleas for people to vote.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming’s senior U.S. senator is under fire for his actions during the approval of a handful of diplomats to hot spots throughout the world, such as the U.S. ambassador to Russia, before a scheduled five-week recess.
CASPER, Wyo. - The Big Horn Basin TEA Party’s annual picnic Saturday will feature rocker and controversial pundit Ted Nugent.
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.
CASPER, Wyo. — Ernest Cummings, who ran the campaign of Wyoming GOP gubernatorial candidate Taylor Haynes for about a month, said Monday he left the campaign.
CASPER, Wyo. — Republican campaign signs have been stolen and vandalized in Natrona and Park counties and, in one case, replaced with a challenger's sign, campaign officials and insiders said.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming Democratic Party leadership discouraged registered Democrats from voting in the Aug. 19 Republican primary, saying moderates in the GOP need to stand up to the extreme right wing on their own.
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.
CASPER, Wyo. — Bill Winney, one of three Republican candidates for Wyoming superintendent of public instruction, says current Superintendent Cindy Hill threatened to oppose his educator wife’s contested employment case before several state departments, including the Department of Education, …
CASPER, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead and Taylor Haynes, both Republicans, dropped numbers and facts during the 2014 Wyoming GOP Primary Gubernatorial Debate, as they argued their cases for why each should be the next Wyoming governor.
CASPER, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead began Tuesday’s GOP primary debate flat, two Republican insiders said, but he picked up momentum when he attacked challenger Taylor Haynes’ views on the state claiming federal lands, they said.
CASPER, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead’s office has launched energy.wyo.gov, which illustrates progress on his energy strategy for Wyoming.
CASPER, Wyo. — Voters are invited to the 2014 Wyoming GOP gubernatorial debate Tuesday at Casper College.
CASPER, Wyo. — Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill, who is running for governor as a Republican, promised that she will prohibit her employees from refusing to release public documents for reasons that the Wyoming Supreme Court recently declared legal.
CASPER, Wyo. — A state legislative committee will consider a draft bill next week that would permit execution by firing squad.
CASPER, Wyo. — Gov. Matt Mead, who is seeking re-election, crisscrossed the state on June 6.
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.
The Park County Republican Party, which is largely led by tea party activists, sent candidates a questionnaire that has been called a litmus test.
^pCASPER, Wyo. — Forty-nine Republican precinct delegates winnowed down a list of applicants for Senate District 22, which spans Johnson and Sheridan counties, to fill the vacancy of Sen. John Schiffer, R-Kaycee, who died June 19.
CASPER, Wyo. — After a two-year decrease in training at Camp Guernsey Joint Training Center, which reflected troop movement in the Middle East, the number of soldiers learning to travel in convoys or drop in parachutes increased last year.
CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Senate, which counts only two women among its 30 members, could have only one female senator next year.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming's only openly gay lawmaker says the state should pass a bill that bars discrimination against gays at the same time as various courts consider the legality of gay marriage.
CASPER, Wyo. — The Denver-based 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals struck down Utah’s gay marriage ban, which could open the doors for marriage equality in Wyoming, gay marriage advocates said.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Eight parents, including a state lawmaker, criticized the Wyoming Department of Health on Monday for changes it is making to the developmental disabilities waiver program, which they say will affect their children.
CASPER, Wyo. — Ted Nugent, the 1970s rocker-turned-controversial conservative pundit, will speak at this year's Big Horn Basin Tea Party picnic in Emblem.
Had they sat on the State Land and Investment Board, most challengers to Wyoming’s top elected officials would have opposed the authorization of millions in state dollars to help a Colorado firearms magazine manufacturer move to the Cowboy State.
CASPER, Wyo. — Two months ahead of Wyoming’s primary election, the first campaign advertisements have begun airing on television and radio.
One of the Las Vegas police officers who was shot and killed Sunday had ties to Wyoming.
CASPER, Wyo. — Clark Stith, a Republican candidate for Wyoming secretary of state, intends to reduce the size of the office’s staff if he elected.
SHERIDAN — A state legislative committee ordered its staff to draft a bill that would add a 911 tax to prepaid cellphones.
CASPER, Wyo. — Thirty-one faith leaders in Wyoming signed their names to a statement calling for the state to allow gay marriage.
BUFFALO, Wyo. — The Wyoming Telecommunications Association is asking lawmakers for a sales and use tax exemption for Internet expansion in the state.
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.
Trade associations and public interest groups have begun to announce candidates they endorse for Wyoming governor.
CASPER, Wyo. — Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill officially filed today to place her name on the ballot as a Republican gubernatorial candidate.
CASPER, Wyo. — Lawmakers are inserting too many non-budgetary measures into the state’s budget bills, said Wyoming’s longest serving legislator.
Cindy Hill has posted to her website a political manifesto packed with quotes from ancient Greek philosophers and Founding Fathers, allegations of Wyoming government abuse and promises of how she will change the governor’s office if elected.