Ed Opella

Senate And House Debates For Natrona County July 22nd
The Natrona County Republican Party in conjunction with the Natrona County Republican Women will be hosting a Legislative Debate on Tuesday, July 22nd from 7-9PM at the Parkway Plaza Hotel and Convention Center in the Grand Ballroom. There are five (5) contested legislative races in Natrona County a…
Ed Opella Announces Run For Statewide Office
Ed Opella who has served as city councilman of Casper as well as Natrona County Commissioner has filed to run for The House of Representatives in House District 35, taking on incumbent and fellow republican Kendell Kroeker. Opella has been involved with local and state public offices for the past 21…
Local Government Wary Of Legislative Budget Decisions
Despite Governor Matt Mead’s assurance in the face of further budget cuts, that he’ll look to maintain promised dollars to counties and municipalities, Natrona County government officials are wary. Listen here, “The best we can hope for is that the legislature will go along with…
Town Hall Meetings Stave Off Obamacare [AUDIO]
There was a capacity crowd at a town hall meeting to discuss a possible health exchange Tuesday evening in Evansville. Health Policy Adviser to the Governor Elizabeth Hoy said that Gov. Mead thinks the 2010 Affordable Care Act is unconstitutional, however, the way it works, the feds will set up a sy…
Wilderness Inventory Protests An Over Reaction
Fearful of a “landgrab” Natrona County Commissioners want to contribute to efforts to stop an inventory by the Bureau of Land Management of lands with potential wilderness qualities. Listen Here:  Wyoming Governor Matt Mead, Wyoming’s U.S. Congressional Delegation and the W…