lubnau http://wyomingpublicradio.net en Special Legislative Committee begins investigation of State Superintendent Cindy Hill http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/special-legislative-committee-begins-investigation-state-superintendent-cindy-hill <p></p><p>State Superintendent Cindy Hill says she has grave concerns about a legislative committee that is investigating possible wrongdoing within her administration.&nbsp; The Committee is following up on a report that suggested possible misuse of funds and mistreatment of employees.&nbsp; Speaker of the House Tom Lubnau says they want to determine if action needs to be taken against Hill or if the issue needs to be dropped.&nbsp; Hill told the committee that she did nothing wrong and suggested that there may be reasons for the accusations.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 07 Aug 2013 23:46:32 +0000 Bob Beck 45006 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Special Legislative Committee begins investigation of State Superintendent Cindy Hill Wyoming Legislature faces budget talks in 2013 session http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/wyoming-legislature-faces-budget-talks-2013-session <p>Wyoming House Speaker-elect Tom Lubnau says crafting a supplemental state budget will be the "overriding concern" as lawmakers open the 2013 session tomorrow</p><p></p><p>.</p><p>State financial analysts are warning that Wyoming needs to brace for flat revenues for years to come, given the slumping national demand for coal and increasing natural gas production in other states.</p><p>Gov. Matt Mead presented a budget proposal to lawmakers last month calling for cutting state agency budgets by an average of 6.5 percent.</p> Mon, 07 Jan 2013 11:59:43 +0000 Associated Press 34911 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Wyoming Legislature faces budget talks in 2013 session House shoots down gun bill http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/house-shoots-down-gun-bill <p>The Wyoming House of Representatives narrowly defeated a bill that would have kept local government from banning guns from open meetings.&nbsp; It surrounded a ban implemented by the Casper City Council.&nbsp;</p><p>Evansville Republican Kendell Kroeker offered a bill that would have led to sanctions for entities that implemented a gun ban.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 15 Feb 2012 19:44:20 +0000 Bob Beck 19624 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net House shoots down gun bill