I'm tickled to see you posting here, Wyocowboy! Good on you!
With the current (and probable ongoing) economic situation in this country, there is not apt to be any large increases in the number of "law enforcement" troops, except possibly in the large cities.
Those who live in rural Wyoming will most likely not see much change, no matter what the idiots in DC decide to do.
Let's not borrow trouble, and we should all be willing to become well known to our local police and sheriff as upstanding and reliable people at all times. And this goes for everyone, not just our peace officers.
Build bridges, not barriers. Reach out and teach someone about rational, responsible and legitimate self defense NOW.