To commemorate the 90th Birthday of state Senator Fred Risser (D-Madison), the nation’s longest serving state lawmaker, a number of Wisconsin media outlets have produced a series of puff pieces for the event. Last week, Wisconsin Public Radio’s Joy Cardin Show started it off by pointing out the numerous legislative hits and misses in he […]
For a profession so obsessed these days with the proliferation of “Fake News,” you’d think they’d know it when it comes up and smacks them in the face. Apparently not, because Monday saw a number of national and Wisconsin-based news outlets go into a tailspin based solely on the words of one the most partisan […]
A report last week to the Montana Environmental Quality Council (EQC) on the road in Montana that are managed by the U.S. Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) showed that 9,784 miles — or about 31 percent — of the 32,000 miles of federally managed roads in the state were closed to motorized traffic.
News wire cites scientific research on pro-choice side of debate, ignore scientific evidence on pro-life side of the argument.
While the tragedy remains under investigation with officials saying that they still don’t know exactly why the man did it, the Billings Gazette headlined a Facebook post about the incident with seemingly irrelevant information from an Associated Press (AP) article that the man apparently owned books that espouse “constitutionalist” or “anti-government” beliefs.
In recent and ongoing debates regarding the Obamacare mandated Medicaid expansion and public lands policy, Montana’s legacy news media has exhibited a clear bias toward left-wing, liberal talking points.
The AP shows making up data and editorializing are more important than facts when reporting on Wis. Gov. Scott Walker.
Despite continued strong statements amount the influence of “money in politics,” Montana’s two most prominent Democratic office holders, U.S. Sen. Jon Tester and Gov. Steve Bullock, are both set to lead major big money national fundraising campaigns starting in 2015.
The fallout of election 2014 had not settled before Montana Democratic Gov. Steve Bullock announced an agreement between his administration and the three major state employee unions on a pay increase that covers the 2015-2016 biennium.
The state appeals court judge who upheld a conviction from the controversial John Doe probe is a Democratic donor and the wife of a Democratic politician.