Rep. Liz Cheney

CASPER — Rep. Liz Cheney voted Friday in favor of one of the largest gun control bills in decades, joining 13 other House Republicans to send it to President Joe Biden’s desk for his signature.  Because of the current partisan breakdown of the House, it did not need Republican support to get passed...
CASPER — Rep. Liz Cheney’s campaign is providing Democrats with instructions on how to vote for her in Wyoming’s Republican Primary. Cheney’s campaign website and a campaign mailer for her have instructions on how to switch party affiliation, which in Wyoming can occur as late as election day.  A...
CHEYENNE — Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., played a major role at a prime-time televised hearing Thursday evening of the congressional committee she belongs to which is investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, attack on the U.S. Capitol.  She used the opportunity to directly and repeatedly criticize one of her...
The U.S. needs to revitalize its uranium mining industry and fast-track an expansion of its nuclear fuel processing capabilities to end reliance on Russia and other foreign adversaries for its nuclear power industry, Wyoming’s congressional representatives say. U.S. Sens. John Barrasso and Cynthia...
CASPER — A federal judge ruled Monday that a section of Wyoming election code is unconstitutional because it “chills speech.”  In response to a lawsuit by Second Amendment group Wyoming Gun Owners against several state officials, U.S. District Judge Scott Skavdahl ruled that Wyoming’s...
Wyoming voters’ have retained their right to change party affiliation on election day after a bill to restrict the practice died in the Wyoming House of Representatives.  Senate File 97 – Change in party affiliation died quietly when it did not receive a first reading vote in the House by the...

Local gas prices on March 7 at 9 a.m. via GasBuddy.com

CHEYENNE —It’s not just motorists and industry officials who are complaining about higher gasoline prices locally due to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Here in Wyoming, politicians also are paying attention.  In the past week alone, all three members of the state’s congressional delegation expressed...
CASPER — A bill to end the practice of crossover voting is headed to the House after lengthy debate about what it means to be a Republican in Wyoming today.  Senate File 97, sponsored by Sen. Bo Biteman, R-Ranchester, would end same-day party affiliation change in Wyoming. If the measure becomes...
CASPER —An election reform bill that former President Donald Trump is lobbying lawmakers to adopt has cleared its latest legislative hurdle. The Wyoming Senate Agriculture Committee unanimously passed a ban on crossover voting Tuesday night. Senate File 97, sponsored by Ranchester Republican Sen....
Panel balks at runoff elections   By Victoria Eavis  Casper Star-Tribune Via Wyoming News Exchange   CASPER — The prospects for passing a runoff election bill in the Legislature’s upcoming budget session appear nearly dead.  The Joint Corporations, Elections and Political Subdivisions Committee...

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