March 27, 1890

posted May 21, 2015, 9:04 AM by vfe_ai_venice.beske@wyo.gov
On March 27, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 982, the Wyoming statehood bill by a vote of 139 to 127. The bill was debated extensively and those who voted against it did so because of the inclusion of women's suffrage in Wyoming's constitution.