Dying for Joe McCarthy’s sins http://wyomingpublicradio.net en New book details the life and death of former Wyoming U-S Senator Lester Hunt http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/new-book-details-life-and-death-former-wyoming-u-s-senator-lester-hunt <p>Dying for Joe McCarthy’s Sins: The Suicide of Wyoming Senator Lester Hunt, is a book about former Wyoming U-S Senator Lester Hunt who killed himself after his son was arrested and convicted for soliciting a same sex relationship with an undercover police officer.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 02 Apr 2013 00:06:34 +0000 Bob Beck 38781 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net New book details the life and death of former Wyoming U-S Senator Lester Hunt Cheyenne author discusses the life and death of Wyoming Senator Lester Hunt http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/cheyenne-author-discusses-life-and-death-wyoming-senator-lester-hunt <p>A long time Wyoming Public official has written a new book about the suicide of former Wyoming U-S Senator and Governor&nbsp;Lester&nbsp;Hunt.&nbsp; Hunt was a democrat who was Wyoming’s Governor for six years, before getting elected to the U-S Senate, where he served from 1949 until his death in 1954.&nbsp; In his book called Dying for Joe McCarthy’s sins, Rodger McDaniel says that Hunt was well thought of in Wyoming…</p> Fri, 29 Mar 2013 21:56:07 +0000 Bob Beck 38692 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Cheyenne author discusses the life and death of Wyoming Senator Lester Hunt