Washington, D.C.- After "legal review" and "careful consideration", the U.S. Department of the Interior has decided to do what U.S. Senators Mike Enzi and John Barrasso and Rep. Cynthia Lummis, all R-Wyo., argued that the Obama Administration was required to do in May—return sequestered mineral revenue owed to the states. Wyoming will get back approximately $50 million that was scheduled to be sequestered in fiscal year (FY) 2013. Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 August 2013 10:35Read more: Wyoming Delegation Secures Return of Mineral Revenue to State
SHERIDAN- In cooperation with the Wyoming State Veterinarian's office, the Wyoming Game and Fish Department will conduct brucellosis surveillance in the Bighorn Mountains by collecting blood samples from hunter harvested elk this fall. Game and Fish is asking successful elk hunters to assist in this effort by collecting blood samples from elk immediately after harvest. Last Updated on Monday, 26 August 2013 12:09Read more: Bighorn Elk Hunters Asked to Assist with Brucellosis Surveillance
The Wyoming Department of Health has researched potential approaches for extending healthcare coverage should the state decide to approve the optional expansion of Wyoming Medicaid under the federal Affordable Care Act. Last Updated on Monday, 26 August 2013 12:10Read more: Medicaid Expansion Options Report Available
Below is Liz Cheney's statement regarding the fine she paid to the Wyoming Game and Fish Department.
On August 3, 2012, I spent the day on the Snake River with a group of wounded warriors and the Rivers of Recovery organization. Rivers of Recovery provides therapy and treatment to wounded veterans through fly fishing. Last Updated on Friday, 23 August 2013 06:08Read more: Liz Cheney's Statement On Wyoming Game & Fish Department Fine