The outflow of smuggled cigarettes in Wyoming is 22.4 percent, according to a new study from the Tax Foundation that examines the relationship between cigarette taxes and smuggling.
Wyoming finished 11th in a study by the website Rich States, Poor States that examined the 50 states’ economic outlooks based on 15 weighted policy measures.
Wyoming was not included in a new analysis from the Tax Foundation identifying 36 states that have major changes to their tax codes taking effect this year.
Wyoming would have adequate revenues to manage a moderate economic downturn without raising taxes or cutting services, according to a new analysis from Moody’s Analytics.
Craig Bohl, head football coach at the University of Wyoming, earned $1.4 million in 2018, making Bohl the highest-paid public employee in Wyoming last year, according to a ranking by the website GOBankingRates.
Legislative appropriations for Wyoming arts agencies are projected to reach $1.1 million for fiscal year 2020, which equates to $1.92 per capita in the state, according to a report from the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies (NASAA).
Twenty-three counties in the state are now under a Second Amendment sanctuary law or ordinance, according to updates from the website Gunrightswatch.com and media reports.
Borrowers in Wyoming who sought forgiveness of their student loans in the second quarter of 2019 numbered 383, according to a new state-by-state analysis by the U.S. Department of Education.
Federal agency research dollars going to Wyoming totaled $79.2 million in fiscal year 2018, according to a new analysis by the Research!America alliance.
The Corporation for Public Broadcasting allocated $1,477,302 in fiscal-year 2018 to support public television and radio in Wyoming, the fourth lowest amount among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, CPB reported.
Wyoming two-year colleges charged students $3,240 in tuition and fees during the 2018-19 academic year, the ninth lowest cost among 49 states examined, the College Board said in a new report.
The single U.S. House of Representatives member representing Wyoming draws an annual salary of $174,000, according to the Congressional Research Service.
Wyoming four-year public university tuition and fees went from $4,393 in 2004-05 to $5,581 in 2019-20, the seventh smallest increase among the 50 states and the District of Columbia, the College Board said in a new report.