CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming State Senate has defeated a bill to expand the federal Medicaid program. The Senate voted 19-to-11 on Friday against a bill to expand the program to offer health insurance coverage to some 17,600 low-income adults in the state.
Senate File 123 failed to pass third reading this week, which ultimately killed the proposed legislation that would have specified non-binding arbitration for collective bargaining negotiation sessions between municipalities and firefighters.
The State Land and Investment Board, or SLIB, that is comprised of the top five elected officials for the state, approved funding Thursday for three projects for the City of Sheridan. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the story.