Friess is the first person to publicly express interest in running for the Senate seat. Friess is a 79-year-old investor, philanthropist and national GOP donor from Jackson Hole. He ran for Wyoming governor in 2018 and finished second in a six-way Republican primary. He lost to Mark Gordon, who won the general election and become governor.
Wyoming U.S. Rep. Liz Cheney isn't ruling out a Senate run but says she has no announcements to make yet.