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Gianforte Finally Answers 2016 Debate Question with Vote Today to Gut Women’s Health

Helena – Back in October, during a debate for his failed campaign for Governor, Congressman Greg Gianforte was asked twice by MTN’s Mike Dennison whether he supported restricting women’s access to abortion or rejecting Title X Family Planning funding. Gianforte refused to answer each time. Well, today, …

POP QUIZ – Who Here is a Senate Candidate?

Here are three photos taken at the Lewistown Chokecherry Festival last weekend.   Two of the guys are candidates for U.S. Senate posing with voters. The other? He says he is not a candidate. But can you tell the difference? No.That’s because sitting Judge Russell Fagg (the guy on the far right) is deceiving Montana taxpay…

Montana Democrats: "Is Steve Daines Afraid of Montanans?"

Helena – Today, Montana Democrats Executive Director Nancy Keenan released the following statement in reaction to Steve Daines' telephone town hall:“Is Steve Daines afraid of Montanans? He spent most of August in Montana, but still decided to wait until he was safely back in Washington to host a conversation with folks in o…

Kaiser Health News: Insurance Commissioners Have “Considerable Power Over Consumers’ Health Plans”

Helena – While health insurers in Montana have already indicated they’re planning for increases, we continue to wait for Insurance Commissioner Matt Rosendale to do anything – including pushing back against the proposed higher rates – to keep health care costs down. And according to a new report in Kaiser H…

Montana Democrats' Statement on the Passing of Sue Bartlett

It’s with deep sadness that we announce the loss of our dear friend Sue Bartlett, who passed away in the early morning hours on September 11. Pioneering feminist, dedicated public servant and fierce Democrat, Sue was an inspiration and role model not only for a generation of women committed to gender equality, but for all who belie…

Judge Who Is NOT a Candidate for Senate Has Several Endorsements for His Senate Run

Helena – Sitting Judge Russell Fagg continues to deceive voters with his shadow campaign for Senate, and he’s not even trying to hide it anymore. In an article out today questioning the legitimacy of his “exploratory committee,” Fagg says out of one side of his mouth that he’s been “very clear&#…

Judge Who Is NOT a Candidate for Senate Has Several Endorsements for His Senate Run

Helena – Sitting Judge Russell Fagg continues to deceive voters with his shadow campaign for Senate, and he’s not even trying to hide it anymore. In an article out today questioning the legitimacy of his “exploratory committee,” Fagg says out of one side of his mouth that he’s been “very clear&#…

Potential Would Be #MTSen Candidates Now Complaining of GOP Kingmaking

Helena – As the Montana GOP Senate primary descends into a messy proxy battle between Sen. Steve Daines and Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and their chosen candidates, potential would-be candidates are now complaining about the Washington GOP establishment playing king makers, instead of promoting a healthy primary contest. Former…

Sitting Judge Fagg Continued to Operate Shadow Campaign With Several Events in Last Week

Helena – Sitting Judge Russell Fagg continued his shadow campaign for U.S. Senate last week, appearing at several popular events around Montana to talk with voters. Over the last few days he was at the Lewistown Chokecherry Festival, a GOP pig roast in Billings, and at the annual sheep drive in Reed Point. Have a look at thi…

Daines Votes Against Providing Relief to Storm Victims. Again.

Helena –  Just weeks ago, Hurricane Harvey devastated south Texas and Louisiana, dropping more than 40 inches of rain on America’s fourth largest city, displacing tens of thousands, and killing at least 71 people. As the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency concluded that the storm could be the second-m…

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