Our View: Senate is a major source of disappointment
August 19, 2020
There’s a lot to be disappointed in when it comes to the U.S. Senate and, by extension, Wyoming’s two senators.
After discussions regarding a second pandemic response bill fell through, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell adjourned the Senate until September. Any bill focused on pandemic relief for Americans will likely not be approved until then, unless something spurs the Senate to go back to Washington, D.C. This means additional unemployment funding to people who lost their job during the pandemic have stalled, which include quite a few people in Wyoming. Wyoming’s June unemplo...