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Letters to the Editor

To the Editor:

We’re glad to see more Wyoming lawmakers support improving mental healthcare access. This includes one of our own legislators, Senate President Ogden Driskill of Crook County.

We know what happens when people can’t access mental health treatment, because of our son’s experience. We want to prevent others from going through our experience.

At Gov. Mark Gordon’s mental health summit in Casper, Driskill encouraged residents to “lean on” lawmakers and tell them what changes are needed to solve the mental health crisis.

“From the legislative standpoint, all we can do is [provide] pol...