Lawmakers are considering bills to usurp the authority of the state health officer and — in keeping with GOP tradition — politicize science, Drake opines.
Despite Wyo’s solid record of safe elections, Republican group recommends misguided reforms, Drake writes. A proposed bill he expects to cruise into law just tackles a nonexistent problem, he opines.
American freedom has been earned anew each generation through the bravery and sacrifice of its defenders. When called on to join the fight for liberty, Drake writes, U.S. Sens Barrasso and Lummis tucked tail and bowed to a would-be dictator.
‘Wraparound’ program uses team-based approach to keep kids from foster care. It makes fiscal sense, Drake writes, for the state to maintain it.
If legislators don’t pass a sales tax increase, education will face a $250 million shortfall and the state will lose inevitable expensive court battles.