Wyoming’s economy has improved over seven months, Gov. Gordon says. A visit to a Casper food bank showed many in Wyoming are still struggling, including newcomers to charity.
A five-decade campaign of institutional self-protection has led to safe jobs for Congresspeople, but no help for Wyoming families. It’s time, Dodson writes, for reform.
The blitz of hourly news developments associated with COVID-19 makes it difficult to track where we’ve been and what’s changed. WyoFile’s weekly review connects the throughlines.
Hourly wage-earners, independent contractors, immigrants and minorities find some relief in community support.
With all eyes on coal’s much discussed decline, another staple of the state’s energy economy has tumbled dramatically.