All posts tagged "legislature"

  • More Jackson Democrats Enter Local, State Races

    Candidates stepped up at Teton County Democratic Convention, and in recent weeks JACKSON HOLE, WY – Is a blue wind blowing across Wyoming? According to Chairman of the Wyoming Democratic Party Joe Barbuto and U.S. Senate hopeful...

    • Posted April 21, 2018
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  • Zombie Taxes: Wind power, other forms of green energy once again the focus of Wyoming tax proposals

    Another perennial tax proposal in Wyoming, taxation of wind power and other forms of green energy has reared its head again for the 2018 legislative session in Cheyenne, which began Monday. Like Eurydice, the daughter of Apollo...

    • Posted February 15, 2018
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  • High Stakes Wind, Solar Energy Bill Blows into Senate Tomorrow

    Jackson Hole, WY — On Tuesday morning the Wyoming Senate will consider a bill that could halt or at least financially cripple renewable energy production in the state. The “Electricity Production Standard” bill (Senate File 71) targets only...

    • Posted January 30, 2017
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  • BREAKING: Discriminatory Bill Withdrawn From Wyo. House

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – A “religious freedom” bill that would have stripped LGBTQ citizens of their rights in the “Equality State” was withdrawn today in the House of Representatives by sponsors, Reps. Cheri Steinmetz, R-Lingle; Susan Wilson, R-Laramie;...

    • Posted January 26, 2017
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  • BREAKING: House squeezes $15 million more out of capitol

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Local representatives helped eke out a little more money the state doles out to counties and municipalities. House Bill 51 originally called for a $90 million payout to local governments. That’s half of the...

    • Posted February 18, 2016
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  • Legislative Roundup: Silencers shot down

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – Silencers shot down in committee Members of the House Travel, Recreation, Wildlife and Cultural Resources Committee refused to endorse legislation that would make the use of suppressors and silencers legal for hunters in...

    • Posted January 13, 2013
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