Billings Gazette Media
Montana

Media Attempts to Emphasize Murderer’s “Constitutionalist” Beliefs

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.

Billings Gazette Media
Montana

Billings Gazette Editor: “I’m Not Charlie”

Billings Gazette editor Darrell Ehrlick addressed last week’s massacre of cartoonists by Islamic extremists by declaring “I’m not Charlie” — a reference to the social media hashtag “Je suis Charlie” (“I am Charlie” in French) that has trended worldwide in the wake of the killings.

john walsh Campaigns
Montana

Walsh Continues Move to the Right on Coal

U. S. Sen. John Walsh (D-MT) continued his general election tack to the right on the issue of coal in an op-ed for the Laurel Outlook last week announcing a bill that would “force the Obama Administration to protect coal jobs by building 10 carbon capture and sequestration projects within 10 years.”

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