Sunday's Q&A on the Legislature

You've sent us lots of amazing questions about the Legislature this week! Thanks to everyone who wants to know how to get more involved....

Update from Corporations Committee

We're sorry to report that HB0200 Wyoming pregnant workers fairness act has failed to get out of committee on a vote of 4-5. Reps....

Well this is timely.

Hot on the heels of two gender wage gap bills passing the House and heading to the Senate and just in time for today's hearing of a...

Wage Equality in the Equality State

On my way to the Jonah today, REO Speedwagon came on the radio. It was like Shelley Simonton got into the car with me. She loved REO...

Today in the House

So there we were. In the anteroom of the House. Talking to George and the rest of the amazing staff. Waiting on Legislators to return...

The wage gap is real.

Here's how we know: Research. Today, HB0084 passed the House Committee of the Whole by a close vote on first reading! We're thrilled...

Pay Gaps in Congress: A Study

"The average gap in pay between male and female staffers is over $5,500 in the House and over $7,500 in the Senate. The size of this pay...

Wow. That was something.

After some time spent on what, exactly, constitutes "new technology" in hunting, the 52 men and 8 women in the Wyoming House settled in...

Wage Gap Talking Points

Three wage gap bills have passed through House Labor/Health. HB0071, HB0072, and HB0084 will be placed on General File and make their way...

Today in House Labor!

All three wage gap bills are scheduled to be heard in House Labor/Health upon adjournment today. If you are in Cheyenne or near Cheyenne,...

More Q&A on Pay Equity Bills

We've gotten a number of questions about HB0072. HB0072 would ensure that businesses can't retaliate against women who discuss their...

Q&A on Pay Equity

We've received some great questions about Wyoming's gender wage gap. We have answers for you! (And, as always, those answers are based on...

Priorities for the Legislative Session

Papers around the state trumpeted headlines this morning listing the legislative priorities declared at yesterday's opening session....

Status Update: Three Wage Gap Bills

There are currently three bills related to pay equity and economic empowerment ready when the 65th Legislative Session opens today at...