Republicans have already claimed half of the Wyoming House seats before a single ballot has been cast in the general election.
Most state legislators from the area ask the U.S. representative not to preclude public involvement with land management legislation.
Rep. JoAnn Dayton (D-Rock Springs) helped resolve the crisis of a nursing home closure this spring. She’s a 21-year veteran of the OCI trona mine.
Wyoming legislators advanced an anti-discrimination bill further than such legislation has ever been during an emotional hearing that saw a lawmaker ejected for uncivil comments.