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  1. 2022 midterms
    Why Primary Runoffs Will Matter in the 2022 MidtermsIn states without runoffs, Trump targets like Representative Liz Cheney may escape his wrath.
  2. covid-19 stimulus
    Stimulus Spurs New Push for Red-State Medicaid ExpansionWith Medicaid expansion really becoming a fiscal no-brainer, even states like Alabama and Wyoming are considering it.
  3. state legislatures
    West Virginia Leads States With Boys’ Club LegislaturesSome states, like Massachusetts (bad) and Georgia (relatively good), defy partisan stereotypes on legislative gender balance.
  4. 2018 primaries
    Trump Endorses Right-Wing Billionaire Foster Friess in WY Gubernatorial PrimaryThe man best known for advocating women putting an aspirin “between their knees” as contraception picks up the late POTUS nod.
  5. GOP Moneybags Foster Friess to Run for Governor of WyomingAfter contributing generously to candidates like Rick Santorum, Friess is ready to strut his own stuff.
  6. Former Intern Accuses Wyoming’s Secretary of State of Sexual AssaultEd Murray, who denies the charge, is considered a front-runner for governor in Wyoming. That may soon change.
  7. early and often
    Cruz Wins Wyoming, Rubio Wins DC in Latest VotingNext up are the massive primaries on Tuesday.
  8. early and awkward
    Liz Cheney’s Husband Is Registered to Vote in Two StatesTurns out voter fraud is real.
  9. Well, at Least Liz Cheney’s Daughters Like HerHere they are in a new campaign ad. 
  10. campaign ads
    Liz Cheney Emphatically Reminds Wyoming She’s Been ThereRepeatedly!
  11. early and awkward
    Fishing Experts Side With Dick Cheney in ‘Fishing Buddies’ DisputeWhat is a fishing buddy, exactly?
  12. early and awkward
    Dick Cheney Picks a Fly-Fishing Fight in the Wyoming Senate RacePolitical rancor over a pastoral hobby.
  13. highly uncomfortable things
    Apparently the World’s First NAACP-Klan Meeting ‘Went Well’Depends on what you mean by “well.”
  14. early and awkward
    Liz Cheney Busted for Lying on a Fishing License ApplicationA very Wyoming scandal.
  15. early and awkward
    Spooked Republicans Start Putting Up Money to Defeat Liz CheneyOpponent Mike Enzi has received donations from the Koch brothers, Mitch McConnell, and Lindsey Graham, among others.
  16. sold!
    America’s Smallest Town Sells to Vietnamese Businessmen for $900,000Don Sammons is moving out.
  17. politics
    CNN Declares Romney Winner of Wyoming CaucusesYou know, Wyoming.
  18. other states’ embarrassments
    Wyoming Cancels Doomsday Aircraft CarrierGood call.
  19. doomsday the smart way
    Wyoming House Advances Bill to Spend $16,000 to Evaluate Doomsday PlanningThis is a real thing.
  20. early and awkward
    White House to Rectangular Western States: All Y’all Look AlikeGeography fail.
  21. the downturnaround
    The Downturnaround Is Long NebraskaHugo Lindgren ponders heartland values, in his semi-regular digest of non-depressing economic news.