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Capitol Beat Wyoming Elections 2014

Slate of candidates for Wyoming elections starting to fill up

April 1, 2014

Candidates for Wyoming’s 2014 elections are announcing their intent to run ahead of the filing period that begins on May 15.

Legislature Blog

Bill to expand Medicaid on Wind River reservation fails

February 12, 2014

Bill to expand Medicaid on Wind River reservation fails
by Ron Feemster
— February 12, 2014
Ron Feemster, WyoFile
Wyoming House members voted this morning not to introduce a …

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State contests reservation boundary for EPA air quality ruling

January 7, 2014

As a century old issue roils Riverton and the Wind River reservation, the state says EPA got the law all wrong

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Northern Arapaho tribe hit hardest by federal shutdown

October 22, 2013

Lost federal funding highlights tribal accounting woes. Business council stays mum on details

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Amid national gun reform, Wyoming takes contrarian stance

January 29, 2013

Amidst a national effort to curb firearm violence, Wyoming’s lawmakers have introduced measures aimed at protecting and expanding the right to bear arms.

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Wyoming went big for Romney, GOP increased dominance at home

November 9, 2012

Wyoming voters gave modest increases to the Republican Party in the state legislature while strongly supporting Mitt Romney.

Wind River Reservation Elections

Turnout was strong, results slow to come

November 6, 2012

Turnout was strong, results slow to come
Voters wait outside a polling station on the Wind River Indian Reservation, Wyoming. (Lindsay D’Addato/WyoFile — click to enlarge)
By …

Wind River Reservation Elections

An Interview with Rep. Patrick Goggles

November 6, 2012

An Interview with Rep. Patrick Goggles
Rep. Patrick Goggles, Democratic minority leader of the Wyoming State House, is running for re-election in House District 33. (Lindsay …

Wind River Reservation Elections

Bread & Basketball

November 6, 2012

Bread & Basketball
Voters line up to collect their ballots at Wyoming Indian High School’s Tech Center in Ethete, Wyoming. (Lindsay D’Addato/WyoFile — click to enlarge)
 
Ron …

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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.