pay raises en Mead Says Wyoming In Good Shape <p>Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead says he believes the state is in good shape going into the legislative budget session that starts next week.</p><p></p><p>Mead's State of the State address will kick off the legislative session that starts Monday in Cheyenne. Lawmakers have set aside four weeks to craft a budget for the two-year funding period that starts July 1.</p><p>Mead told The Associated Press today that he's generally satisfied with the Legislature's Joint Appropriations Committee's recommendations on his budget proposals.</p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 00:24:03 +0000 The Associated Press 53545 at Mead Says Wyoming In Good Shape Governor recommends pay raises <p> The Governor is recommending two-point-five percent pay raises for University of Wyoming and state employees, for each of the next two years.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>Governor Matt Mead is also proposing one-time two percent pay hikes for Community College and K-12 Education employees.&nbsp; The governor made the recommendations in his proposed two year budget for the fiscal year that begins in July.&nbsp; Mead says it’s been several years since state and U-W employees have received a raise.</p> Fri, 29 Nov 2013 23:42:08 +0000 Bob Beck 50604 at Governor recommends pay raises