FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: ESPC Welcomes New Executive Director

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 31, 2021 Media Contact:  Jennifer Lowe, Executive Director, Equality State Policy Center; (307) 248-8949; jlowe@equalitystate.org ESPC Welcomes New Executive Director Laramie, Wyo. — The Equality State Policy Center’s board of directors has selected Jennifer Lowe to serve as the organization’s new Executive Director. “I am humbled and honored to have been selected to represent the Equality …

Wyoming Women as Economic Drivers

June 16, 2021 ESPC is proud to announce the release of Wyoming Women as Economic Drivers! This new, nonpartisan report is the result of an ongoing partnership between ESPC, the Wyoming Women’s Foundation and the Wyoming Council for Women and highlights the crucial role of women in the Equality State’s economy. The report also offers key policy recommendations for ensuring women’s robust participation in Wyoming’s …

People’s Review: LIVE! What happened in Cheyenne?

April 9, 2021 Powerful grassroots momentum helped garner broad, historic support for a number of important bills at this year’s legislative session, including a bill to expand Medicaid eligibility and one to repeal the death penalty in the state. Next week, policy experts and advocates from the ACLU of Wyoming, the Wyoming Outdoor Council, the Wyoming Coalition Against Domestic Violence and …

An update on education funding from the Wyoming Education Association

March 25, 2021 Education funding is one of the most significant topics during the 2021 legislative session. With a $300 million structural deficit, the discussion has focused largely on proposed cuts to education—the subject of much debate since the last interim. The numerous iterations and proposals to solve the education funding deficit began with House Bill 61, the School Finance …