In Casper, a grassroots movement called Freedom Gets the Final Say organized a peaceful protest in support of Palestinians downtown in front of the Casper Business Center, where city officials, including Mayor Ray Pacheco, have their offices.
After Bruce Knell’s resignation, Casper City Council gathered for a special meeting on September, 22 to appoint a new mayor.During the meeting, the Casper City Council appointed Ray Pacheco as mayor and Lisa Engebretsen as vice mayor.
In July, a group of senators including John Barasso introduced the Wildland Firefighter Paycheck Protection Act. The motion will ensure the federal government provides funding to continue to recruit and retain wildland firefighters and provide pay increases. Senator Lummis has co-sponsored this movement, saying wildlife firefighters have dangerous jobs and the current pay rate is not enough to incentivise wildland firefighters to stay on the job.
Both Democrats and Republicans are confident they can win the November mid-term elections because they claim they’ve each poached voters from regions where, traditionally, they don’t have a lot of support.
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