Gov. Mead says his supplemental budget should be viewed in light of nearly $1B in savings posted in 2014, rather than a $4.4M projected shortfall.
In a move that some Native leaders see as punitive, Sen. Eli Bebout (R-Riverton) seeks new rules the week after an EPA decision on reservation boundaries.
The Wyoming legislature has concluded the largest part of debate over the 2015-2016 budget. This week House and Senate will reconcile their versions.
Yesterday Wyoming lawmakers launched into debate over a state budget that, in it's current form, would put the General Fund in the red.
Lawmakers are proposing the first major Wyoming state employee pay raises since 2009, which may help reduce costly turnover.