If we want our fair share of the $20 billion spent annually in data center construction, Dodson writes, we also need to embrace renewable energy.
Wyoming’s mineral-dependent tax structure has long ensured that economic diversification produces a net loss for the state. The pandemic-inspired work-from-home movement is exacerbating the problem.
The Legislature, in collaboration with industry-insiders, has passed a raft of industry-friendly legislation. Now the state waits to see who comes.
A former proponent contends that holders of cryptocurrency wealth are writing statute with little checks from lawmakers who don’t fully understand the legislation.
“I guess I’d like to see more out of our Legislature… Just what are we going to do? What’s the plan?” said Gillette mayor Louise Carter-King.