Category Archives: Wyoming

February 20, 2020

If you want to keep Wyomings guardsmen out of foreign wars Lindholms bill can get that job done

BY JEREMY ROYERAfghanistan. Kosovo. The United Arab Emirates. Tunisia. These are names that are as foreign to the people of Wyoming as alligators and palm trees. Yet to hundreds of Wyoming families, these names have…

February 17, 2020

U.S. Sen. Rand Paul joins Wyoming legislators to support Defend the Guard Act

Sgt. Dan McKnight, a member of the Bring Our Troops Home movement, speaks during the Defend the Guard rally Friday, Feb. 14, 2020, inside the state Capitol. The event was to support bipartisan House Bill 98,…

February 17, 2020

House defeats war restriction bill despite visit from Sen. Rand Paul

CHEYENNE — Rep. Tyler Lindholm brought a U.S. senator to the Wyoming Capitol on Friday to rally support for his “Defend The Guard Act,” which was intended to restrict national guard deployments without a formal…

February 17, 2020

U.S. Senator Rand Paul in Wyoming for Defend the Guard rally

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) — House Bill 0098 is on the consent list for February 14, 2020. The bill, would bar Wyoming guard troops from being deployed to active combat without a declaration of war…

February 13, 2020

Bill Aims To Require Congressional Declaration Of War Before Calling Up Wyoming Guardsmen

A northeast Wyoming lawmaker is proposing a bill that would require U.S. Congress to formally declare war before the Wyoming National Guard can be called up. The Defend the Guard Act, or House Bill 98, says that…

February 06, 2020

Wyoming Bill Would Ban Unconstitutional National Guard Deployments

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (Feb. 5, 2020) – A bill prefiled in the Wyoming House would prohibit unconstitutional foreign combat deployments of the state’s national guard troops, effectively restoring the founders’ framework for state-federal balance on the…

February 04, 2020

HB0098 - Defend the Guard Act.

Defend the Guard Act. Sponsored by: Representative(s) Lindholm, Barlow, Blackburn, Blake, Clem, Clifford, Duncan, Henderson, Hunt, Olsen and Pelkey and Senator(s) Biteman, Case, Hicks and Rothfuss A BILL for AN ACT relating to defense forces…

January 13, 2020

Lindholm offers legislative preview

SUNDANCE TIMESSundance, WyomingJanuary 9, 2020 Lindholm offers legislative previewBy Sarah Pridgeon …(Rep. Tyler) Lindholm is also working on Defend the Guard, an act that would prevent the Wyoming National Guard from being deployed to any…

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