Active Citizenship

Don’t Let Anyone Scare You

State and county officials aren’t very worried about election interference at the polls November 3 for the general election, according to an article by Dustin Bleizeffer on WyoFile Tuesday, Oct. 6 (https://www.wyofile.com/top-wyo-election-official-no-plans-for-extra-security-at-polls/) But after Trump’s comments at the first presidential debate when he asked his supporters to watch carefully at…

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Make Sure You Are Counted

You have until September 30 to respond to the census! As of September 17, Park County, Wyoming’s self-response rate was 67.3 percent. There is still time to boost that to take advantage of all the good that the census accomplishes. Why should you respond? The U.S. Constitution requires a census…

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Say Yes to Medicaid Expansion

In keeping with our mission to advocate for quality, affordable health care for all our citizens, Wyoming Rising has joined the Healthy Wyoming Coalition. This is a statewide consortium consisting of nonprofit medical and hospital associations, interfaith church alliances, and public advocacy organizations. Tens of thousands of working Wyomingites lack…

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Park County Primary Election Results

ELECTION DAY IS NOVEMBER 3, 2020. IF YOU CANNOT VOTE IN PERSON, DROP YOUR ABSENTEE BALLOT OFF AT YOUR COUNTY COURTHOUSE OR MAIL IT BEFORE OCTOBER 13 (to allow for slow delivery). For the first time in Wyoming history, voters will be choosing from only female candidates in the state’s…

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Park County Primary Election Candidates

The Wyoming Primary Election is August 18th. Wyoming Rising does not endorse candidates but we can help you make an informed decision. Below are links to websites, news stories, positions on the issues, and debates for many of the candidates on the 2020 primary ballot. REMEMBER TO VOTE! “The right…

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Action Alert: Pass the Moving Forward Act

H.R. 2, the Moving Forward Act, is a more than $1.5 trillion plan to rebuild American infrastructure—roads, bridges, transit systems, schools, housing, broadband access, and more. The Moving Forward Act is visionary legislation aiming to “simultaneously revitalize and decarbonize U.S. infrastructure across all sectors of the economy, consistent with goals to achieve…

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