max maxfield http://wyomingpublicradio.net en Two Republicans Seek Secretary Of State Seat http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/two-republicans-seek-secretary-state-seat <p>Two Republicans plan to run for Wyoming’s soon-to-be-open Secretary of State seat. &nbsp;Current Secretary Max Maxfield announced that he would not seek re-election.</p><p></p><p>The two candidates are State Representative Dan Zwonitzer of Cheyenne, and Clark Stith, a lawyer from Rock Springs.</p><p>Stith says he wants to make government smaller and more transparent.</p> Fri, 21 Mar 2014 23:21:41 +0000 Willow Belden 55696 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Two Republicans Seek Secretary Of State Seat Maxfield Won't Seek 3rd Term As Secretary Of State http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/maxfield-wont-seek-3rd-term-secretary-state <p>Wyoming Secretary of State Max Maxfield says he will not run for a third term even though he won a lawsuit before the state supreme court last year that affirms his right to do so.</p><p></p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 21:48:27 +0000 The Associated Press 55346 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Maxfield Won't Seek 3rd Term As Secretary Of State WY Supreme Court sides with WY Sec. of State to remove term limits http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/wy-supreme-court-sides-wy-sec-state-remove-term-limits <p>Wyoming Secretary of State Max Maxfield has won a year-long law suit to remove term limits for most statewide elected officials. Nearly a decade ago, the Wyoming Supreme Court overturned a voter initiative that instituted term limits – but the reversal only applied to state legislators. Secretary of State Max Maxfield says he believed that term limits were also unconstitutional when it came to his own office, and those of other statewide elected officials. So, he waited until he was in this – his final term – to file suit as an individual.</p> Fri, 01 Feb 2013 23:51:41 +0000 Sara Hossaini 36109 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net WY Supreme Court sides with WY Sec. of State to remove term limits Wyoming argues that the Secretary of State cannot challenge the term limit law http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/wyoming-argues-secretary-state-cannot-challenge-term-limit-law <p>The state of Wyoming says Secretary of State Max Maxfield has no legal basis to file a lawsuit over term limits for state elected officials.<br />&nbsp;<br />&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; In a recent filing with the state Supreme Court, Wyoming Attorney General Greg Phillips argued that because Maxfield has not said whether he will seek a third term he hasn&#39;t been harmed by the term limit law.<br />&nbsp; Wed, 15 Aug 2012 00:15:20 +0000 Associated Press 28569 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Wyoming argues that the Secretary of State cannot challenge the term limit law Wyoming Supreme Court will hear term limits case http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/wyoming-supreme-court-will-hear-term-limits-case <p>The Wyoming Supreme Court has agreed to<br />decide Secretary of State Max Maxfield&#39;s lawsuit challenging term<br />limits for statewide elected officials.<br />&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Chief Justice Marilyn S. Kite on Tuesday signed a notice that<br />the court will decide whether the state law setting term limits for<br />statewide elected officials is constitutional and enforceable.<br />District Judge Thomas C. Campbell of Cheyenne earlier asked the<br />high court to resolve the question. Fri, 27 Apr 2012 00:32:06 +0000 Associated Press 23188 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Wyoming Supreme Court will hear term limits case Maxfield warns of Business identity theft http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/maxfield-warns-business-identity-theft <p>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Wyoming Secretary of State Max Maxfield is joining a nationwide effort to warn business owners about what is known as business identity theft.&nbsp;</p><p>Maxfield says thieves have been able to take on the identity of a business by taking over businesses that are either recently dissolved or about to be dissolved.&nbsp; He says thieves get the company reinstated and then change key information so that they have control of the business.</p> Tue, 17 Apr 2012 22:37:03 +0000 Bob Beck 22723 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net Maxfield warns of Business identity theft