The late Supreme Court justice wanted a Hot Springs County rancher’s suit over alleged government harassment to go to trial. She lost, but penned a dissent that bears a review.
Programs implemented in other states, like motor-voter registration and all mail-in elections, have been successful in upping voter access.
Lawmakers and election leaders have long praised the state’s election and voter access law as exceptional. But voter advocates argue systemic hurdles make it harder for marginalized populations.
Though territorial legislators’ motivations have been lost to history, Wyoming was a pioneer in giving women the right to vote.
During a time of reckoning, the first Black National Park Service chief, who started his career in Wyoming, lauds park units that preserve historic American racial struggles.