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2020 Wyoming State House and Senate Candidate Survey Results

Earlier this fall, Wyoming Rising invited all general election candidates running for state house and senate seats in Wyoming to complete a short survey of seven questions reflective of Wyoming Rising’s mission. Survey takers were asked to share their thoughts on fossil fuels, education funding, pay parity between men and…

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March for Science online forum Sept 29

Sorry for the late notice, but this just came across my desk: Join March for Science tomorrow for The Island Resilience Forum: SC1.5NCE not SILENCE This virtual event will focus on three elements of the SC1.5NCE Not SILENCE campaign: engage, elevate and expedite. Register to attend this impact-driven forum! Sep…

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Cody and Powell School Board Elections

See the full listing of candidates filing for special districts including Northwest College Trustees, Hospital Boards, School Districts, Fire Districts, etc. on the Park County Elections website. Powell School District #1: three seats up for election Kim Dillivan (incumbent) Kimberly Condie (incumbent): Powell Tribune (2017 opinion piece on education) Tracy…

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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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