“In 2015, I said on the House [of Representatives] floor, ‘We make ourselves a boom and bust state by the decisions we make as leaders in Cheyenne. It is not Wyoming’s fate, or it’s destiny to be a boom and bust state. We make ourselves this way, because we think all we can be is a mineral state.’”
Throne says supporting our education system is key to ending the boom and bust cycle. She also believes attracting families to Wyoming and connecting communities through infrastructure and internet will create more opportunities for current and new residents.