Speaking at Montana Democratic Party Fundraiser Saturday Night, U.S. Sen John Walsh (D-MT) attempted to bolster his pro-choice credentials by accusing his likely GOP opponent — U.S. Rep. Steve Daines — of wanting to ban birth control pills and of purveying a “cruel ideology.”
Controversial Montana State Rep. Jerry O’Neil (R-Columbia Falls) is looking to serve in his 7th session of the Montana State Legislature. O’Neill formerly represented Columbia Falls in the State Senate from 2001-2009 before running for the House in 2010.
Taking a page from the so-called “birther” movement, the Montana Democratic Party is demanding U.S. Congressman and Republican U.S. Senate candidate Steve Daines release his birth certificate to the public.
Well-known Billings real estate broker Sam Rankin announced last week that he will run for Montana’s U.S. Senate seat as an independent, slamming both major political parties for being beholden to big money and special interests.
A new report from the Bozeman-based Property Environmental Research Center (PERC) highlights the vast economic potential that natural resources offer to Montana Indian Tribes and faults federal bureaucracy with keeping tribes from realizing the benefits of those resources.
Northern Plains Resource Council (NPRC), a left-wing environmental group, held a protest today outside the offices of Montana’s Republican Attorney General Tim Fox over his continued support for Montana’s coal industry.