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Dr. Taylor Haynes offers his opinions, insights and observations on important events and issues in the news.

Sunday, July 10, 2016 8:37 PM

Are We on the Road to Perdition?

The events of the past week should shake the most ardently complacent out of their stupor. The decisions by the US Department of Justice demonstrate that some politicians are above the law. Then, turning to the “shootings” around the country we see the resulting loss of respect for the law.  

Let’s look at how we got here.

Wednesday, February 4, 2015 9:46 AM

Transfer of Federal Lands

House Bill 0209 The Transfer of Federal Lands is the sleeping giant in the 63rd Wyoming Legislature.  Passing this Bill will set Wyoming free.  Contact your legislator by going to

Thursday, January 29, 2015 8:45 AM

Update From the 63rd Wyoming Legislature

During the 1st week of Wyoming's 63rd legislative session, three particularly important bills were introduced in committee. 

Monday, November 3, 2014 8:50 AM

Talking Points for Radio Interviews

During interviews with the radio stations in Buffalo and Riverton this morning, I'll discuss these important issues facing Wyoming due to lack of Constitutionally-based leadership. 

Friday, October 17, 2014 10:12 AM

Ebola, Enterovirus D68; Fear Mongering or Judicious Foresight?

Ebola and Enterovirus D68, two deadly viral diseases, one from Latin America the other from Africa, are now loose in our country. Are we at risk of contracting these diseases in Wyoming? What should we do to protect ourselves?

Tuesday, September 9, 2014 5:13 PM

Illegal Aliens: At What Risk?

Outbreaks of a serious respiratory virus in children and the continuing spread of the deadly Ebola virus should cause us to question the security of our borders. 

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 12:00 AM

Recently “legal experts” have claimed in various news media that Taylor Haynes is inaccurate in his views of state authority to take over Federal lands. The information below presents the facts that these “legal experts” somehow missed.

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Tuesday, July 8, 2014 10:54 AM

Somali Folly: The Rest of the Story (Why the Governor's plan for refugee settlement camps must be stopped.)

The establishment of refugee settlement camps has been a topic of increasing interest lately and I have been asked about my position on the issue. I've compiled my knowledge and opinion of the topic in the attached whitepaper along with the letter from the Governor's office which spurred much of the controversy.



Thursday, May 15, 2014 11:27 PM

Haynes Interview: Federal Government Out of Control

Monday, January 20, 2014 12:00 AM

EWC Library to host Dr. Taylor Haynes

Eastern Wyoming College Library is proud to host Dr. Taylor Haynes.  This presentation which is free and open to the public will be held on January 21stat 12:00 noon in the Fine Arts Auditorium. A reception will follow. Dr. Haynes is an accomplished physician, engineer and rancher. He also was appointed to the UW Board of Trustees by Governor Geringer and served for twelve years as a trustee. His presentation will include information on Community Colleges and their relationship with economic development, diversity and his time served as a trustee at U.W. 

Tuesday, May 14, 2013 8:24 PM

Haynes Voices Concern Over Energy Policy

Dr. Haynes reacted to Governor Mead's energy strategy announcement

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