US House

Wyo. House Candidate Runs On Shoestring Budget
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — Democratic U.S. House candidate Chris Henrichsen has let go his paid staff so he can afford to buy campaign signs and gas. Henrichsen won an uncontested primary election last week in a bid to unseat Republican incumbent U.S. Rep. Cynthia Lummis. The weekend before the Aug.…
House Showdown Looms Over Indefinite Detention
WASHINGTON (AP) — A showdown looms in the House over whether to end the indefinite detention without trial of terrorist suspects, even U.S. citizens seized within the nation’s borders. Democrats and tea party Republicans lobbied their colleagues furiously ahead of Friday’s vote,…
Soda Ash Royalty Bill Advances To US House
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A bill aimed at keeping American soda ash competitive with a subsidized, synthetic version produced in China is advancing in Washington. The bill, sponsored by Wyoming congresswoman Cynthia Lummis, got the backing of the full House Resources committee on Wednesday. It wi…