On Tuesday, Marshall Burt, a Libertarian was sworn in to represent Wyoming’s 39th district. This is the first time in 20 years that a Libertarian was be sworn in as a state house representative.
“I am honored to take the values of Green River and Rock Springs to Cheyenne, and I plan to be a representative for all my constituents, Burt posted on Facebook.
“As your elected Representative, my primary goal will always be advancing liberty and prosperity peacefully.”
Marshall Burt is a United States Marine Corps veteran. After his stint with the Marines, he worked in the oilfields in Wyoming and then at Union Pacific.
Burt defeated Democrat incumbent Stan Blake in a historic victory on November 3.