Bill Sniffin

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As coal prices soar, Wyoming needs to increase severance taxes

Commentary by Bill Sniffin February 8, 2011 February 8, 2011

Gov. Matt Mead and the newly convened Legislators should at least look at what former Gov. Sarah Palin did in Alaska, in modifying that state’s …

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Wyoming Is Surrounded by More Than 100,000 Legal Pot Users

Commentary by Bill Sniffin November 30, 2010 November 30, 2010

Not long ago, one prominent former Wyoming drug fighter told me confidentially that it was time for our state to modify its policies. Some of …

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Will He, Won’t He? Question Looms Over 2010 Gov Race

January 22, 2010

The 2010 Wyoming governor’s race is difficult to handicap. The main uncertainty is whether two-term Gov. Dave Freudenthal will challenge the state law for term …

Environment

Green River Diversion Plan A Big Rip-Off Of Wyoming

Commentary by Bill Sniffin April 20, 2009 April 20, 2009

In dry Wyoming, it has been said that water is more precious than gold.
If this is true, recent efforts by a Fort Collins entrepreneur to …