Following several losses in 2020, Wyoming’s minority party voted unanimously to re-elect its chairman, Joe Barbuto, who promised heightened competitiveness.
If states get rid of winner-take-all rule, writes Jenkins, elections will be more representative and states like Wyoming will receive more attention.
Drake predicts women will pick-up six additional seats in the Wyoming Legislature — five in the House and one in the Senate — making much-needed progress toward gender equality.
The $162 million capital construction bill died for lack of compromise between House and Senate negotiators over a UW swimming pool.
House conservatives swayed votes with arguments against growing government during tight fiscal times. Proponents of the measures say fixing small problems that impact needy people was stalled.