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Wyo. Officials Say Proposed AML Fund Cuts Dire
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Top Wyoming officials say congressional action to block about $700 million in federal Abandoned Mine Land payments to the state over the next 10 years threatens to be devastating to the state budget. Gov. Matt Mead and Sen. Phil Nicholas, chairman of the Senate Appropria…
Federal Cuts Irk Gov. Matt Mead
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Gov. Matt Mead says he’s upset with last week’s vote in Congress cutting federal Abandoned Mine Land payments to the state. Both houses of Congress voted last week to limit all states to $15 million a year of AML funding. That represents a major hit to Wyom…