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Don’t reward Wyoming GOP for shutting off Obamacare information

August 13, 2013

GOP leaders in Wyoming have not only delayed changes under Obamacare, they’re doing their best to squelch any efforts to tell people about what the …

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Public Lands Pay Dividends

Commentary by Guest Column July 9, 2013 July 9, 2013

Could REI survive without America’s outdoor playground – our nation’s public lands?

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EPA’s abandoned Wyoming fracking study one retreat of many

July 3, 2013

Environmentalists say the agency is systematically disengaging from any research that could be perceived as questioning the safety of the practice.

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Coal’s preferred policy; no policy

January 8, 2013

Powder River Basin (PRB) coal producers don’t seem to be in a panic. They’re not rushing to the negotiating table with their adversaries, crafting details …

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Getting Out the Native Vote: Reservation youth knock on doors

November 6, 2012

Inspired by a low turnout in 2010 and a perceived challenger to their political interests, young Native American activists have spent months encouraging people to …

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Moderate GOP incumbents challenged in western Wyo primaries

Commentary by Meg Lanker-Simons August 13, 2012 August 13, 2012

Republican primary fights have erupted in western Wyoming districts, fueled by social issues and the funds of WyWatch PAC.

The Pitch

Barrasso questions Reid’s tirade against commissioner

July 31, 2012

Barrasso questions Reid’s tirade against commissioner
By Hannah Northey, E&E reporter, published Tuesday, July 31, 2012
REPRINTED WITH PERMISSION FROM ENVIRONMENT & ENERGY PUBLISHING, LLC. NOT FOR REPUBLICATION BY …

The Pitch

Ocean Industries’ Luthi discusses House action to overturn drilling plan

July 25, 2012

Ocean Industries’ Luthi discusses House action to overturn drilling plan
— A video transcript by Environment & Energy TV. Reprinted with permission from Environment & Energy Publishing, LLC. …

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Oil and gas lobby overstates job potential

May 16, 2012

Most of these good jobs that WEA promises are hard to fill and even more difficult to keep filled. When it comes to these drilling …

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Obama’s message on world oil was a bummer for the public at large

March 15, 2012

The crowd eagerly cheered jabs at the GOP’s energy policy, but was a bit dumbfounded when Obama spoke hard truths about energy. It was …

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Sen. Enzi: China wants to own our energy

February 23, 2012

On the state senate floor, U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi, a Republican, recalled the 1970s oil embargo. “The price (of gasoline) went from 25 cents a …

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Occupy Fever: Running Amuck

by The Sage Grouse February 7, 2012 February 7, 2012

The Sage Grouse has been all over the Tea Party for bad manners, incivility and surrender of judgment to rampant emotion. But now, leftists, it …

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Societal Meltdown

by The Sage Grouse January 17, 2012 January 17, 2012

Societal Meltdown
Remember the shockingly sudden loss of civility during the debate over reform of what everyone knows is a failed health care system; loud, rude …

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Boehner let the Tea Party bare its rear

by The Sage Grouse December 27, 2011 December 27, 2011

John Boehner, according to The Sage Grouse, has somehow saved face in the last-minute deal to get the extension, leaving folks like Eric Cantor baring …

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Gaffes

by The Sage Grouse November 15, 2011 November 15, 2011

The Sage Grouse returns with a commentary on recent gaffes by those seeking to be the next President of the United States, and by our …

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History: Condemned Over and Over

by The Sage Grouse August 30, 2011 August 30, 2011

I heard in high school that those who do not learn from history are condemned to repeat it. I thought that this meant that if …

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Exploiting fear for political success

by The Sage Grouse August 9, 2011 August 9, 2011

The Sage Grouse has consistently hammered the “Tea Party.” However, there is no actual Tea Party. It is only a concept, but nonetheless deserving of …

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Wyoming lawmakers differ on approach to debt ceiling

August 2, 2011

The members of Wyoming’s Congressional delegation, all Republicans, have each said for months that federal spending must be sharply curtailed as part of any deal …

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Permit numbers don’t tell the whole story

March 31, 2011

Environmental groups are correct to note that industry has a lot of active APDs to develop. But industry is telling the truth when it says …