WASHINGTON – Tuesday night the Obama Administration announced a year long delay to Obamacare’s employer mandate. In response U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis (R-Wyo) issued the following statement: Last Updated on Wednesday, 03 July 2013 11:29Read more: Lummis Statement on Obamacare Employer Mandate Delay
Sheridan, Wyo. (June 26, 2013) – If your plans for the 4th of July holiday include a visit to the Bighorn National Forest, here are a few important safety reminders.
The Bighorns have many challenging trails for hiking or riding in remote areas. Check the weather forecast and be prepared for mountain weather. Let others know where you’ll be and when you plan to return. Don’t exceed your experience level, whatever the activity may be. Last Updated on Thursday, 27 June 2013 10:58Read more: Enjoy a safe 4th of July in the Bighorn National Forest
ST. LOUIS, June 26 – Peabody Energy’s Rawhide Mine has earned the Small Surface Operation Safety Award from the Wyoming Mining Association and the Wyoming State Inspector of Mines for the best 2012 safety performance among operations of comparable size. The award marks the second consecutive year Rawhide has received the honor. Last Updated on Thursday, 27 June 2013 05:56Read more: PEABODY ENERGY’S RAWHIDE MINE EARNS SAFETY HONORS
Press Release – During a speech on climate change, President Obama today announced plans to move forward on regulations for new and existing power plants. The president’s announcement is part of a broader agenda to end the use of coal and other fossil fuels in the United States, according to U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., who called the speech shortsighted and naïve. Enzi noted that the president’s plan won’t lower energy prices, generate jobs, or get our economy back on track. It amounts to a national energy tax that the country simply can’t afford. Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 June 2013 06:08Read more: Enzi: President to use EPA as Weapon Against Coal