Welcome to Wyoming Rising

We are a non-partisan community of Wyoming citizens working to protect our democratic form of government.

OUR MISSION:


To advocate for civil liberties, quality public education, affordable health care, protection of the environment, and participation in government.










In keeping with this purpose, we provide information on issues of concern to our members.

We strive to:
• Inspire individual and collective action in support of democratic ideals and principles •
• Advocate for community involvement in local, state, and national issues •

• Promote civility in politics •
• Promote equity, education, and good governance •

 

  • Wyoming Freedom Caucus kills 1/3 of committee bills upon introduction.

    In the first days of this legislative session, the Freedom Caucus has “killed” several committee-sponsored bills that would have improved the lives of Wyoming citizens. Committee bills are drafted during offseason meetings, where they get extra attention and deliberation by lawmakers, state agencies, and the public. That process requires a thoughtful approach, time, and money, and in return those bills are traditionally prioritized during the…

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  • Wyoming Legislative Budget Session Tracker 2024

    Check out our 2024 budget session tracker.  This link will take you to important bills that we have selected in relation to our main five goals. On the sheet, you will see if we support, oppose, are are neutral for each bill.  We also have provided a link for you to learn more about each bill.   Budget Session Bill Tracker

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  • Looking back at 2023

    During 2023, Wyoming Rising worked internally on becoming better organized and forging valuable statewide connections. We sponsored several local events and shared information about actions and volunteer opportunities that can make a difference in our world. We continue to publish a monthly newsletter, write op-eds in the local newspapers, track the Wyoming legislature, and encourage our community to campaign for their favorite candidates. Here’s a…

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Our billboard campaign brings positive messages to our community.

Since 2019 we have sponsored several billboards in Park County, with messages of respect and inclusion. If you would like to help us continue with this project, please consider a donation to support our work.