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20 hrs ago | County 10 News

Governor pushes EPA and Army Corps to withdraw water proposal

Calling it time consuming and costly, Governor Matt Mead is opposing the Interpretive Rule proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers .

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Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US Governors

Tue Jul 08, 2014

County 10 News

Mead pleased with School Safety Advisory Committee progress

Governor Matt Mead is pleased with the progress made by the School Safety Task Force, now known as the School Safety Advisory Committee.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Kids, Family, Education Etc.

Fri Jul 04, 2014

KOTA-TV Rapid City

Third party candidates push for injunction

A candidate for Wyoming secretary of state is asking a federal judge to block the state from enforcing a fundraising prohibition that only affects third-party candidates.

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Related Topix: US Governors

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Early endorsements come in for Alaska US Senate candidates

One of Alaska's most prominent Native corporations is weighing in early to endorse Republican primary candidate Dan Sullivan in the hotly contested race for a U.S. Senate seat.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Alaska, US Governors, Barrow, AK

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Wyoming halts work on science education standards

The Wyoming Board of Education voted to suspend work on new science standards for the state's public schools until lawmakers rescind a ban on adopting education guidelines that endorse the theory of man-made climate change.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Natrona County, WY

Tue Jul 01, 2014

APRN

Alaska News Nightly: July 1, 2014

Juneau In the three-way race for governor, Sean Parnell's two challengers have developed bit of a chummy relationship.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Ted Stevens, US News, US Senate, Republican, Alaska, Juneau, AK, Sean Parnell, US Governors, King Cove, AK

Washington Times

Legislative committee report blasts Hill

A special legislative committee investigating Wyoming schools Superintendent Cindy Hill released a scathing report Tuesday concluding she failed to follow legislative funding directives and demanded rank-and-file education department staff to demonstrate personal loyalty to her.

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Related Topix: US Governors

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Expert in Native voting rights trial says Alaska has long history of discrimination

An expert testifying in the federal voting rights trial in Anchorage said Monday it's possible to trace Alaska's current failure to provide full language assistance to Native language speakers to territorial days when Alaska Natives were denied citizenship unless they renounced their own culture.

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Related Topix: Alaska, Anchorage, AK, University of Utah, US Governors

Sun Jun 29, 2014

District Administration

Wyoming schools likely free to use controversial science standards

Despite a statewide ban on a controversial set of K-12 science benchmarks, local school districts in Wyoming likely can use the standards freely.

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Related Topix: Education Etc., US Governors

Fri Jun 27, 2014

The Hill

Rivals take aim at Sullivan in first Alaska primary debate

Alaska Lt. Gov. Mead Treadwell and 2010 Senate nominee Joe Miller ganged up on former Alaska Department of Natural Resources head Dan Sullivan in their first Senate primary debate.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Ted Stevens, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Republican, Democrat, US Governors, Senator Rob Portman

KOTA-TV Rapid City

Lawmaker calls for ban on anti-gay discrimination

The Casper Star-Tribune reports Laramie Democratic Rep. Cathy Connolly urged passage of the measure after a Denver-based federal appeals court struck down Utah's ban on gay marriage on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, US Governors

Thu Jun 26, 2014

County 10 News

BLM Lander Resource Management Plan signed into effect this morning

This morning Gov. Matt Mead, U.S. BLM Director Neil Kornze and Wyoming BLM Director Don Simpson gathered with others for the signing of the Record of Decision for the Lander Resource Management Plan.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Lander, WY, Dave Freudenthal

Wed Jun 25, 2014

KOTA-TV Rapid City

Cody Labs ready to pursue state money

Owners of a Cody laboratory that makes painkillers have informed Gov. Matt Mead they're interested in seeking state funds for expansion once the state adopts rules for a newly created loan program.

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Related Topix: US Governors

AmmoLand

Wyoming Governor Mead Commissions Wyoming Arms to Build 1-of-a-kind AR15 Type Carbine

Wyoming Arms LLC, manufacturer of the highly accurate and reliable WY-15, is pleased to announce the commission by Wyoming Governor Matt Mead to produce a special AR-15 type carbine for his personal collection.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Cheyenne, WY

County 10 News

Governor signs 2014 Equal Pay Day Proclamation

Governor Matt Mead signed the 2014 Wyoming Equal Pay Day Proclamation on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: US Governors

Tue Jun 24, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Anchorage Chamber sets new political debate schedule

The Anchorage Chamber of Commerce has revised its schedule of political debates leading up to the Aug. 19 primary.

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Related Topix: US Governors, US Politics, US News

County 10 News

Governor and BLM Director Neil Kornze to hold Lander Resource Management Plan Signing

Governor Matt Mead and Director of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management Neil Kornze will hold a ceremony for the signing of the Record of Decision for the BLM's Lander Resource Management Plan.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Lander, WY

KOTA-TV Rapid City

Gov. Mead opens highway right of way for fiber

A Sheridan company plans to install a new fiber optic line from Casper to the Colorado border using the existing highway right of way.

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Related Topix: US Governors

Denver Post

Wyoming cuts: Service poor for the needy

The state is inadequately funding and managing one of Wyoming's main disability services programs, resulting in cuts in services and parents of mentally and physically disabled children left with feeling bullied, advocates for the disabled said Monday.

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Related Topix: Wyoming Government, Wyoming, Healthcare Law, Law, US Governors

Mon Jun 23, 2014

Jackson Hole Radio

Governor Mead Slams EPA

Governor Matt Mead slammed the Environmental Protection Agency for crippling Wyoming and all of America with their recent regulations while speaking in Grand Teton National Park.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US National Parks, Grand Teton National Park

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