Lawmakers are working out how to bring Wyoming’s investments in house to save on million dollar management fees
Joint Appropriations Committee
Drake lauds conservative legislators who’ve put essential programs ahead of additional savings in their proposed budget.
Lawmakers drew heavily on savings to write the state’s two-year budget. Big cuts were largely avoided but some programs took hits.
But lawmakers want full funding identified — perhaps including $20 million from Colorado — before any construction begins.
Caseloads for Wyoming’s public defenders have exceeded the office’s ability to adequately represent clients, possibly violating the constitution.