Disaster at the Department of Interior excerpt from Scientific American. December 4, 2018 A new report documents suppression of science, denial of climate change, the silencing and intimidation of staff. ”Zinke’s disdain for science was on display again the day after Thanksgiving, when the Trump administration quietly released two groundbreaking climate reports that featured the…

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Throne and Gordon on Medicaid and Taxes.

The two major-party candidates running for Wyoming governor in the November 2018 election are Mary Throne (D) and Mark Gordon (R). Gordon’s detractors on the far right have accused him of not being a “true” conservative, pointing to, among other things, his position on the board of the Sierra Club…

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Truth over Ideology.

Climate Change: Restoring America’s Vision. Guest Editorial by Ronn Smith Progress on hotly contested issues requires common ground, which favors truth over ideology. On the question of global warming, a recent Pew Research Center poll shows little sign of common ground in America (Pew 2016). Slightly more than half of…

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Around The County.

Guest Editorial By Pat Stuart       We live in the best place on earth.” Or is it, “… the last best place on earth?” Either way, I’m betting we all feel it’s true. A lot of our reasons for saying so will be shared; some might be different. My…

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