Caring enough to participate
June 20, 2018
School is out, Memorial Day has passed and summer has arrived in an even numbered year. This signals, among other things, the beginning of the campaign season for elections. The deadline for filing as a candidate in the midterm primary elections was June 1 with those elections being held Aug. 21. Wyoming is one of 14 states that has closed primaries, meaning a person can only vote within their political party in the primaries.
Just before the filing deadline, the Saratoga Sun noticed there were very few candidates for local offices and ran an ad saying so. We are very pleased that, instead...