By making speeches, accepting endorsements and traveling with state Democrats during the final week of the 2014 elections, former Democratic state senator and current Supreme Court Justice Mike Wheat may have violated the state’s Code of Judicial Conduct.
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A new income survey from Business Insider has found that Montana has the lowest median income for millennials — those born between 1981 and 1997 — amongst the 50 states and the District of Columbia.
As the country and state struggle with questions of allowing Syrian refugees into the country, the trial of a self-identified refugee from Colombia facing charges of molesting a 7 year-old girl in a grocery store bathroom got underway this week in Bozeman. The Barreiro-Guerrero case highlights the difficulties faced in vetting refugees from anywhere — […]
The yearly Montana State University-Billings political poll is out and, on most issues, it shows that Montanans are in a decidedly conservative mood with large majorities opposing new gun laws, believing that the federal government is too big, and disapproving of President Barack Obama to name just a few of the poll results.
Montana Democratic Gov. Steve Bullock continues to struggle answering questions about the sudden resignation of Lt. Gov. Angela McLean on November 30 to take job with the Commissioner of Higher Education.
Billings business owner Casey Brock finds himself in the middle of a legal fight for his business, after the Montana Dept. of Justice successfully sought a court order to prevent Brock’s small smoke shop — Smokes 4 Less — from allowing customers to roll their own smoking products.
There was much surprise across Montana Monday Morning as Democratic Lt. Gov. Angela McLean announced her resignation from the number 2 post in the state government to take a job in the Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education.
The Montana Attorney General’s Office has issued a letter to the Director of the Montana Dept. of Revenue, Mike Kadas, disputing the legal reasoning behind the DOR’s recent controversial rule to exclude private religious schools from an education tax credit program, established by a bill passed in the Montana legislature earlier this year.
The impacts of the Obama Administration’s so-called “War on Coal” appear set to hit in Montana unless the state can implement a plan for “clean power” that complies with new EPA rules without closing the Colstrip Power Plants.
Montana U.S. Rep. and retired Navy SEAL, Ryan Zinke, came under fire this week by Democrats and members of the news media for claiming that “most” Syrian refugees are military aged males.