Superintendent says the bill will ensure comprehensive history and civics instruction and guard against the threat of indoctrinating students with radical theories. Ed group says measure is a ‘political’ fix for a non-existent problem.
Fiscally, Wyoming seemed ripe for change this session. What resulted was a return to the status quo.
Vaccine demand continued to outstrip supply as the state expanded priority groups. Governor, legislative leadership announced an in-person March session that will require masks, other measures.
The majority of the state legislators and many members of the public who attended the start of the 66th Wyoming Legislature in the state Capitol defied Gov. Gordon’s face covering order.
Lawmakers convene Tuesday for an unusual one-day virtual session before returning over the coming three to four months — if leadership can hold off an expected challenge from the right.