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  1. Wyoming attorney general expected to seek sheriff's removalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | KGWN

    Gov. Matt Mead has asked the Wyoming Attorney General's Office to start the process of removing Sublette County Sheriff Stephen Haskell from his position. Haskell is accused of billing the county for more than $11,000 in uniform purchases placed before he took office last year.

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  2. Western states look closely at endangered species protectionRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2016 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... a review of the Endangered Species Act initiated by the chairman of the Western Governors Association, Republican Matt Mead of Wyoming. Mead has said the law creates obstacles for local governments and industries, and he questioned how well it ...

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  3. Wyoming Workplace Safety Meetings Planned Around StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Insurance Journal West

    Responding to the trend of workplace shootings that have happened around the country, the state of Wyoming is offering free workplace training in April and May to inform workers and supervisors how to respond to active shooter situations and other threats. Gov. Matt Mead directed the Wyoming Highway Patrol and the Wyoming Office of Homeland Security to work together to provide the training after he attended an initial training session held earlier this year in Cheyenne, Mead spokesman David Bush said.

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  4. Speed limit on WY non interstate highways raised to 70mphRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2016 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Signs are being manufactured and crews could be out on rural two-lane highways before the end of the month posting 70 mph speed limit signs. Governor Matt Mead signed a bill into law raising the statutory speed limit to 70 mph for non-interstate highways in Wyoming.

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  5. Wyoming Corrections Chief: $85M to Fix Rawlins PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | Construction Equipment Guide

    ... don't have security - and I don't want the inmates showing up on my doorstep." Engineer John S. Lund briefed Gov. Matt Mead and other statewide elected officials in January about structural problems at the prison. Lund said the Rawlins prison ...

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  6. Wyoming energy plan seeks wider federal land planning roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Gov. Matt Mead has released a new state energy plan at a bleak time for Wyoming's coal, oil and natural gas industries. Mead said Monday the plan offers little solace for people losing their jobs.

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  7. Wyoming energy plan seeks wider role in US land planningRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Updating the state's energy plan at a bleak time for Wyoming's coal, oil and natural gas industries offers little solace for people losing their jobs but helps ensure the state is doing all it can for its economy, Gov. Matt Mead said in releasing the plan Monday. Wyoming can't control the global coal, oil and natural gas markets, but it can help by reducing regulations and speeding up government approvals, Mead said at a news conference.

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  8. Governor Mead announces updated energy strategyRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2016 | KGWN

    According to a press release from the office of Governor Mead, Wyoming was the first state in the nation to develop a comprehensive energy strategy with the release of Leading the Charge, Wyoming's Action Plan for Energy, Environment and Economy in 2013. More than three-fourths of the initiatives identified in the 2013 strategy are complete.

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  9. Leader of Western governors: Change endangered species planRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... in lawsuits and weakened by mistrust, the head of the Western Governors Association said Wednesday. Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead said Wednesday the problem is nationwide and that he hopes to build bipartisan support for changes in the federal Endangered ...

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  10. Wyo. governor: Change endangered species planRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | Post Register

    The nation needs to change the way it protects endangered species because the current practice is bogged down in lawsuits and weakened by mistrust, the head of the Western Governors Association said Wednesday. Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead said Wednesday the problem is nationwide and that he hopes to build bipartisan support for changes in the federal Endangered Species Act, the primary tool for protecting species on the brink of extinction.

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  11. Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead leads state into sage grouse fightRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2016 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The state of Wyoming is moving to join federal agencies in defending a sage grouse management plan against a legal challenge from a coalition of environmental groups. Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead announced Thursday he's directing the Wyoming Attorney General's Office to intervene in a federal lawsuit environmental groups filed last month in Idaho.

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  12. The Latest: Western leader says species law needs to changeRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2016 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The Latest on a meeting of wildlife managers, conservationists and business interest on how well the Endangered Species Act is working : The leader of the Western Governors Association says the nation needs to change the way it protects endangered species because the current practice is bogged down in lawsuits and weakened by mistrust. Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead said Wednesday the problem is nationwide and he hopes to build bipartisan support for changes in the federal Endangered Species Act, the primary tool for protecting species on the brink of extinction.

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  13. Plains Hotel celebrates 105 years and new ownershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | KGWN

    The Grand Opening Ceremony began with a blessing. Governor Mead and Mayor Kaysen and The Plains owner also spoke before the ribbon cutting.

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  14. Western Leaders Head Urges Change In Endangered Species PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | CBS Local

    The nation needs to change the way it protects endangered species because the current practice is bogged down in lawsuits and weakened by mistrust, the head of the Western Governors Association said Wednesday. Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead said Wednesday the problem is nationwide and that he hopes to build bipartisan support for changes in the federal Endangered Species Act, the primary tool for protecting species on the brink of extinction.

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  15. Western governers discuss future of endangered speciesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | KGWN

    Wyoming Governor Matt Mead is in Denver working with other western governors on ways to best serve our region's endangered species. One of the priorities of the Western Governors' Association is to find a way to change the way those species are protected.

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  16. Western governors eye endangered species changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | The Hill

    A coalition of western state governors is considering formally backing legislation to shift power away from the federal government for endangered species protections. At a forum Wednesday in Denver led by Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead , said it'd be premature to say whether the Western Governors Association will ask for changes to the 1973 Endangered Species Act, according to the Denver Post .

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  17. Leader of Western governors: Change endangered species planRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Connecticut Post

    ... in lawsuits and weakened by mistrust, the head of the Western Governors Association said Wednesday. Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead said Wednesday the problem is nationwide and that he hopes to build bipartisan support for changes in the federal Endangered ...

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  18. Coalition: revision of state data collection laws not enoughRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2016 | Washington Times

    ... data-trespass laws only apply to private lands. The original laws targeted collecting data on "open lands." Gov. Matt Mead hasn't acted on the changes yet. A coalition of environmental, animal rights and other groups filed suit challenging the ...

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  19. Wyoming's New Asset Forfeiture Law Could Set A Game-Changing PrecedentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2016 | The Daily Caller

    Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead signed a new civil asset forfeiture bill into law Feb. 29, and a close look shows that it will be a game changer for police. Civil asset forfeiture is a practice in which police can seize property and keep it even if they don't convict or charge the owner with a crime.

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  20. Wyoming lawmakers feel the heat as energy fortunes turnRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    ... oil and gas, two other economic mainstays for the state, also are low. "I do know we have tough roads ahead," Gov. Matt Mead told members of the House of Representatives in closing remarks Friday night. "But I know all of us will work together, ...

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