forest fires http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Mead says budget cuts will help cover costs of emergencies http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/mead-says-budget-cuts-will-help-cover-costs-emergencies <p>One reason why the Governor is going ahead with budget cuts is because he wants to make sure the state has enough money to pay for emergencies.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>For example, the state will likely spend 50-million dollars to pay for 2012 forest fires.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Governor Matt Mead said that weather forecast show that there is a good chance that the state will face a similar fire season next year.</p> Mon, 12 Nov 2012 23:53:38 +0000 Bob Beck 32722 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Mead says budget cuts will help cover costs of emergencies