Childcare has exploded into the national conversation for all the reasons that it has been part of the local conversation for years: There simply isn’t enough quality, affordable care to support our working families.
Pregnancy is dangerous for women. Even in 2021, even in the United States, even in Wyoming. The U.S. ranks last among industrialized countries for maternal mortality, and Wyoming ranks 10th in the nation for maternal mortality and morbidity.
Elected officials make decisions for us every day. The decisions elected officials make every day “on our behalf” tell us exactly how much — or how little — those in power think of the rest of us.