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Rosendale: Voted Against Medicaid Expansion

Helena – Wealthy real estate developer Matt Rosendale, as a state legislator, voted against Medicaid expansion, which has helped nearly 80,000 people receive health insurance in Montana. It’s also made a big impact in other ways – like fighting drug addiction in Montana and keeping veterans out of prison. At…

Gianforte’s Tax Plan Would Give Himself a Tax Cut, Explode the Deficit, Raise Taxes on “Millions” of Families

Helena—It’s now clear: according to multiple independent analyses, the recently released House tax plan that Congressman Greg Gianforte supports would give him and other multimillionaires a $46,000 tax cut, explode the deficit by as much as $1.7 trillion, and raise taxes on “millions of middle class families.” A…

Troy and the Trumps

Helena –Eric Trump and Donald Trump Jr. – sons of President Trump – were in Montana over the weekend supporting Troy Downing’s Senate campaign, piggybacking off of Downing’s campaign event with Lola Zinke on Thursday. Saturday morning, Downing tweeted a photo of his wife, daughter and himself wea…

Senate Candidate Fagg Lawyers Up to Face Ethics Charge

Helena – Russell Fagg has hired an attorney to help him mount a legal challenge to a complaint that he broke federal campaign law, according to the Billings Gazette. Fagg lawyering up is the latest development in an ethics scandal that has plagued him for four months as he raised money from secret donors to fund his shadow c…

TONIGHT: Lola Zinke Special Guest for Troy Downing

Helena – Tonight, Lola Zinke, wife of Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke, will be the special guest at a meet and greet event for Troy Downing in Whitefish.   Zinke’s support of Downing has already made headlines, both in Montana and Washington. According to a recent article in The Hill, “Republica…

As Open Enrollment Begins, Rosendale Still Refuses to Support Bipartisan Fix for Health Care

Helena – Today, Chris Meagher, spokesman for the Montana Democratic Party, released the following statement on the first day of open enrollment for the federal health care exchange: “With open enrollment beginning today, Insurance Commissioner Matt Rosendale continues to say nothing and do no…

Experts: Gianforte’s Corporate Forestry Bill is an “aggressive legislative assault” on Montana Forests

Helena—Today, the House of Representatives plans to debate the dangerous forestry bill co-sponsored by Congressman Greg Gianforte, which is a Washington DC mandate for Montana’s forests. But don’t take our word for it; forest management experts from Montana and across the country have spoken out against the faulty log…

What If GOP #MTSen Candidates Dressed Up for Halloween?

Happy Halloween! Have you ever sat down and taken a few minutes to think about what Montana’s GOP candidates for Senate would be if they dressed up for Halloween? No? Well, lucky for you, we did!  Matt Rosendale – Maryland CrabYou might think we chose Maryland crab because he shuffles back and forth between reality an…

Through His Silence, Inaction, and Political Games, Matt Rosendale is Failing to Defend Montanans Against Higher Health Care Costs

Helena – Montana’s Insurance Commissioner Matt Rosendale, a wealthy real estate developer from Maryland, is having a hard time hiding the fact that he’s playing political games with Montanans’ health insurance. When it suits him, he speaks out. When it doesn’t, he’s quiet. But Montanans are beginning…

Montana Democrats' Statement on the Passing of Governor Judy Martz

Helena - Today, Montana Democratic Party Executive Director Nancy Keenan released the following statement regarding the death of former Governor Judy Martz: "As Montana's first female governor, Judy Martz was a trailblazer and a dedicated public servant. I am deeply saddened to hear of Governor Martz's passing, and my thoughts and prayers …

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