Voters in three conservative western states overruled their legislators and expanded medicaid through ballot initiatives during the midterm elections — but not Wyoming.
Wyoming is no longer facing a $1 billion budget deficit, creating the chance — but removing the political will — to break the boom-bust cycle.
Lawmakers are betting big that efficiency experts at a multinational firm can find and trim hundreds of millions in government fat.
Critics say Interior Department leader’s actions contradict statements he made Saturday in Grand Teton National Park.
Millions were spent, national politicos weighed-in and even God and George Washington were claimed as backers but in the end old-fashioned voter turnout carried the day — as it should.