Montana Democratic Gov. Steve Bullock took a shot at Republican lawmakers last week over an August letter to the Montana Congressional delegation, asking U.S. Sens. Tester and Daines and U.S. Rep. Zinke to reject $40 million in federal grant money for pre-kindergarten.
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A poll sanctioned by the anti-gun group Mom’s Demand Action for Gun Sense in America and carried out by a left-wing political consulting firm is claiming that a vast majority of Missoulians support a controversial — and legally questionable — background check proposal that is currently before the city council. The poll claims that 82 […]
Montana Republican Attorney General Tim Fox broke his silence today on a proposed Missoula city ordinance that would make every gun purchase within city limits subject to a federal background check. Fox stated his opinion that the ordinance would violate state law.
The Bozeman Daily Chronicle argued against giving university students with concealed carry permit the right to carry firearms on campus in an editorial last week stating that the campus should remain, for the most part, a gun free zone.
Taylor Rose, a political activist from with a past that has taken him from Montana, to Washington, D.C., to Europe is gaining attention in a Northwest Montana state house district for his unorthodox style and views on everything from economics, to culture, to the labor movement.
Officials representing Montana electric cooperatives slammed the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) new “Clean Power Plan” yesterday during a townhall event at the annual Montana Electric Cooperatives Association (MECA) Meeting in Great Falls.
The Montana AFL-CIO is slamming the Helena Chamber of Commerce for its city commission candidate pledge which asks that candidates endorsed by the chamber oppose minimum wage increases. The union called the pledge “radical.”
The General Counsel for Montana Commissioner of Securities and Insurance, Democrat Monica Lindeen, has publicly contradicted some of the key arguments made by proponents of President Obama’s signature healthcare law—otherwise known as Obamacare.
A proposal before the Missoula City Council that would require background checks on every private sale or transfer of firearms may violate state law.
With public approval for President Obama’s signature healthcare law continuing to sag, Montana Commissioner of Securities and Insurance, Monica Lindeen, announced double digit rate hikes for health insurance last week.