Laramie, WY – Wyoming has moved up in the rankings done by a national health organization. The United Health Foundation says Wyoming is now 19th out of the fifty states when it comes to various health standards. That means it moved up four spots compared to last year.
Laramie, WY – The joint Labor, Health and Social Services Committee said it will not sponsor the bill, so the only way for it to move forward now is for an individual legislator to take it up. Jan Drury of the American Heart Association says she hoped the bill would make it farther.
December would have been the next time the bill would come up for discussion, but now Drury says it will be harder to get the idea considered in the next legislative session.
Wyoming – A legislative committee is trying to develop an easier and permanent way to fund counties, cities and towns with the state's mineral wealth. But the process has gotten off to a rocky start as some mayors accuse their own lobbyist of not representing them well. Peter O'Dowd reports.