Edward A. Buchanan was appointed Wyoming's 22nd Secretary of State by Governor Mead on March 1, 2018. Secretary Buchanan serves as the State's Chief Elections Officer, Securities Commissioner, Corporations Administrator, and Notaries Public Commissioner.
Edward A. Buchanan (born October 19, 1967) is an American politician, attorney, and military veteran, who currently serves as the Wyoming Secretary of State. Prior to being Secretary of State, Buchanan was a member and past Speaker of the Wyoming House of Representatives .
Edgar Buchanan, Actor: Shane. At the age of seven, he and his family moved to Oregon. After studying at the University of Oregon, he followed in his father's footsteps and became a dentist, graduating from North Pacific Dental College. From 1929 to 1937, he practiced oral surgery in Eugene, Oregon. He then moved his practice to Altadena, CA.
Dr. Buchanan is an associate professor of surgery in the plastic surgery division of the Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine. He specializes in pediatric plastic surgery and craniofacial surgery.
Father of Buck Buchanan. He played the same character (Uncle Joe Carson) on three different series: The Beverly Hillbillies (1962), Petticoat Junction (1963) and Green Acres (1965). His favorite role was Texas (1941).
- William Edgar Buchanan
- 5' 11" (1.8 m)
- March 20, 1903 in Humansville, Missouri, USA
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Buchanan earned his B.A. from the University of Wyoming in 1990. He went on to receive his M.A. from the University of Colorado in 1994 and his J.D. from the University of Wyoming in 1998. Buchanan served as an officer in the United States Air Force from 1990 to 1994. He later worked as an attorney for the Knudsen Law Office from 1998 to 2002 before entering private practice.He served as Treasurer of the Goshen County Republican Party from 2000 to 2002.
Wyoming Secretary of State
Wyoming Governor Matt Mead (R) appointed Buchanan to serve as Wyoming secretary of state on March 1, 2018. He succeeded former officeholder Ed Murray, who resigned in February 2018 amid sexual misconduct allegations. Buchanan was sworn into office on March 5, 2018. He served for the remainder of Murray's term, which expired in January 2019. Buchanan was elected to a full term in 2018.
Wyoming House of Representatives
Buchanan represented District 4 in the Wyoming House of Representatives from 2003 to 2013. He served as House majority whip from 2007 to 2008, House majority floor leader from 2009 to 2011, and speaker of the House, from 2011 to 2013.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Buchanan served on the following committees: 1. Rules and Procedure Committee, Wyoming House of Representatives, Chair 2. Joint Committee on Rules and Procedure, Chair
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Buchanan served on the following committees: 1. Rules and Procedure Committee, Wyoming House
Wyoming Liberty Index
The Wyoming Liberty Index, a study created in 2003, issues a Scorecard that rates all final bills in the Wyoming State Legislature on whether the bills supported or hindered liberty. Legislators are also given a "liberty score" based on their voting patterns. The Wyoming Liberty Index 2012 report was issued on the 61st Legislature during the 2012 budget session. Scores range from the highest score (100%) to the lowest (0%). A higher score indicates a higher level of "aye" votes on bills consi...
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