greg phillips http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Governor names Pete Michael to be Wyoming Attorney General http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/governor-names-pete-michael-be-wyoming-attorney-general <p>Wyoming Governor Matt Mead has chosen Pete Michael to be Wyoming’s new Attorney General.&nbsp;</p><p>Michael is viewed as an expert in water law and has worked in the attorney general’s office for seven years.&nbsp; He says there is a lot of legal activity taking place in Wyoming and he’s excited to lead that effort.</p> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 23:44:28 +0000 Bob Beck 46416 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Governor names Pete Michael to be Wyoming Attorney General Mead appoints Peter Michael interim AG http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/mead-appoints-peter-michael-interim-ag <p>Gov. Matt Mead has named Peter Michael to serve as interim Wyoming Attorney General.</p><p>Michael replaces former AG Greg Phillips, who was sworn in on Monday as a judge on the U.S. 10th Circuit Court of Appeals. Michael had served as deputy attorney general for Phillips.</p><p>Mead says Michael is an excellent attorney. Mead says he's confident Michael will lead the Attorney General's Office in a steady and capable manner until he can find a permanent replacement for Phillips.</p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 22:06:46 +0000 The Associated Press 44150 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Greg Phillips is confirmed by the U-S Senate http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/greg-phillips-confirmed-u-s-senate <p>Wyoming’s Attorney General has a new job.&nbsp; Greg Phillips was unanimously confirmed by the U-S Senate to serve on the U-S Court of Appeals for the 10<sup>th</sup> Circuit.&nbsp;</p><p>Phillips, a Democrat, was strongly supported by both of Wyoming’s Republican U-S Senators.&nbsp; Senator Mike Enzi used to serve with Phillips in the Wyoming legislature and says Phillips is highly qualified and well thought of.</p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 23:38:51 +0000 Bob Beck 43388 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Greg Phillips is confirmed by the U-S Senate Senate holds Greg Phillips confirmation hearing http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/senate-holds-greg-phillips-confirmation-hearing <p>Wyoming Attorney General Greg Phillips appeared before a U-S Senate committee Tuesday to discuss his nomination to the tenth circuit court of appeals.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Phillips, a Democrat, was nominated by President Barack Obama.&nbsp; During his confirmation hearing, U-S Senator Mike Enzi said that Phillips is well thought of.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Wed, 20 Mar 2013 00:13:24 +0000 Bob Beck 38226 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Senate holds Greg Phillips confirmation hearing