RELEASE: Glenrock, WY, County Commissioner Robert G. Short announced his Senate candidacy on Monday, giving Republicans a widely known Wyoming-raised, businessman and philanthropist, who will serve the great state of Wyoming as US Senator in Washington D.C.
He enters the race with one of the broadest levels of experience in the Wyoming economy and culture.
Short's entry into the Wyoming Senate race represents a contender focused on ensuring Wyoming's interests are at the forefront in Washington. The campaign will focus heavily on Energy, Tourism, and Agriculture issues, the keystones of the Wyoming economy. These key areas are essential to keep the Wyoming economy buffered from economic influences outside the State
Robert grew up in Wyoming and has gleaned incredible experience with business travel throughout the USA and overseas. He developed a wide range of high-technology skills working for some of the best Fortune 500 companies, which enabled him to return to Wyoming, with his wife Janella, in 2005 and create an extremely successful business enterprise that now employs over 100 people in Converse County.