Bill would let political parties fill vacant county offices
January 18, 2019
GILLETTE - A proposed bill would give local political parties the power to fill vacant seats in county elected offices.
House Bill 121, sponsored by Scott Clem, R-Gillette, would amend state statute to essentially cut the commissioners out of the process of filling vacancies on the County Commission.
The bill, which has been introduced, also has the support of six other legislators, including l...