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The two chambers will meet next week to negotiate a solution. At stake is whether Wyoming will take a more modern approach that saves public schools, or whether it will stubbornly keep pouring money into savings and decimate education.
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The Senate's cuts to education are apparently their way of paying for tax breaks for oil and gas companies.
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Conflicting egos, draconian cuts, and a staunch refusal to raise new revenues spell disaster for Wyoming education.
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The proposed cuts, on top of the $77 million the Legislature has already cut from public education over the past two years, would be devastating to Wyoming schools and communities.
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The Wyoming State Senate wants education funding cuts so big that lawmakers know the Supreme Court will reject them. So, two senators are trying to change the constitution to make their cuts to public schools legal.
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Wyoming is one of the few states that doesn't fund early childhood education. A proposed bill won't change that—but it at least moves us in the right direction.
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Senate President Eli Bebout (R-Riverton) on Monday reassigned…
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Imagine being told you’ll get a great present at the end of…
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Over the past two years, the Wyoming State Legislature has…
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Wyoming lawmakers who want to cut public education talk like…