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Activist conservatives chafe under Wyo’s ‘moderate’ GOP leadership

February 13, 2014

Legislative leaders know that underneath the surface a battle is underway for the political heart of the state, and it is waged within the Republican …

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Liz Cheney’s staff draws on family roots and Wyoming expertise

July 26, 2013

Liz Cheney’s staff selection shows she aims to be well-funded and well-versed in Wyoming issues.

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An energy blueprint for America

Commentary by WyoFile August 22, 2012 August 22, 2012

In an op-ed, Gov. Matt Mead and Gov. Bob McDonnell roll out their plan for “a sensible, comprehensive energy policy.”

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Conservative group seeks to rid Wyo GOP of ‘RINOs’

August 14, 2012

Conservative Republicans of Wyoming is seeking to reform the Wyoming GOP. So who is Harlan Edmonds and why is he trying to purify his party?

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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.

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Wyoming reactions to Supreme Court ruling on health care

June 28, 2012

On Thursday June 28, 2012, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld President Barack Obama’s health care law in a 5-4 ruling. Wyoming was one of several …

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Taxes and Fairness

by The Sage Grouse March 20, 2012 March 20, 2012

“The Democratic idea of increasing capital gains taxes so that rich people pay as much, theoretically, percentage-wise, as working people, gets a lot of press …

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Abel lost long ago, Cain loses now

by The Sage Grouse December 6, 2011 December 6, 2011

Abel lost long ago, Cain loses now
 
Folks, we in Wyoming were maybe not that far from the Great Fall, the exit from the Garden of …

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‘The Dave’ Roast

by The Sage Grouse February 15, 2011 February 15, 2011

Actually, the event we attended was the Roast of Governor Dave, a hugely successful event. Al Simpson, Tom Buchanan, Mike Sullivan, Pete Williams, Terry Cleveland …