School funding has been one of the hot topics for the 2017 Legislative Session with schools facing a $400 million shortfall in each of the next two years.
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A tax of 90 cents per pack has passed the Wyoming House and will now travel over to the Senate.
Cuts to programs have been the theme for the 2017 legislative session.
Dan Dockstader reports from Cheyenne as the 2017 Wyoming Legislative Session continues this week. Listen to his daily report for January 23, 2017 here. Follow the session on the official website here.
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Agencies are in the process of “callbacks” where more pointed questions are asked in regards to budget cuts.
“What if two people love each other and want to spend the rest of their lives together? They should have that right.” – Charles Pelkey (D-Laramie)
Watch Wyoming Governor Matt Mead’s State of the State Address on Wednesday, January 11, at 10 a.m.