Medicaid expansion, a proposal that failed again in 2021, will be subject to further study this summer. Lawmakers will also look at new revenues, charter schools, education funding and other topics.
Facing enormous political pressure, and failing to agree on verifiable facts, the Wyoming Legislature declined to close the Medicaid gap in Wyoming, which advocates have pushed for years.
The state’s economy shut down like the flip of a switch. An examination of three key sectors demonstrates how turning it back on won’t be nearly so fast, simple or easy.
In wake of delegation’s failure to support healthcare bill for miners, guest columnist David Dodson argues they ignored sound conservative economic principles for doing so.
Neither Cheney, Enzi nor Barrasso have backed measures that would let Kemmerer miners and retirees keep health insurance benefits after coal bankruptcy.