HELENA — The Montana Public Service Commission today unanimously elected Commissioner James Brown (R-Dillon) to serve as the Commission’s Chairman. Brown succeeds former Commission Chair Bob Lake (R-Hamilton), who was term-limited after serving eight years on the Commission. Commissioner Bra…
In advance of a historically routine vote Jan. 6 where the U.S. Congress tallies the results of the 2020 presidential election, U.S. Sen. Steve Daines said Saturday he will join 11 other Republican senators in disputing the Electoral College count awarding the presidency to Joe Biden.
It’s been decades since a single political party swept a Montana election. Political watchers could be forgiven, then, for expecting the Nov. 3 results to continue the state’s long tradition of split-ticket politics. Instead, Republicans won every seat on the statewide ballot, from president…
Incumbent Steve Hinebauch easily carried the District 18 seat in the state senate for Republicans, with 78 percent of the vote to 22 percent for his opponent, Democratic candidate Pat Mischel.
U.S. Rep. Greg Gianforte is the winner of the governor’s race with 54 percent of the votes Wednesday morning to 42 percent for his opponent, Lt. Gov. Mike Cooney, and 4 percent for the Libertarian ticket, Lyman Bishop and John Nesper.
U.S. Senataor Steve Daines is headed back for another term in Congress as one of Montana’s two senators, beating out incumbent but term-limited Montana Governor Steve Bullock in a $160 million race that was being closely watched by both Democrats and Republicans nationwide.
Election turnout high — but not a Montana record
Perhaps the most aggravating challenge of this election cycle, several election officials said, is the voter misinformation that staffers are forced to intercept and correct.
BOZEMAN – Montana State University political scientists will host a live webcast of results and analysis on the night of the 2020 general election, from 7 to 11 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 3.
This year’s campaign for governor pits two candidates with very different impressions of how Montana is doing and what should be done to make life better against one another.
Secretary of State Corey Stapleton and Superintendent of Public Instruction Elsie Arntzen announced that the 2020 Montana Youth Election will take place on October 29.
During a recent visit to the Sidney Herald offices, Kristen Juras was relaxed and well-prepared. The Republican Lt. Governor candidate also appeared fearless.
The harder we work, the luckier we get. If that’s true for Lt. Gov. Mike Cooney, he is a shoe-in to be Montana’s next governor.
WASHINGTON, DC — As part of its ongoing effort to ensure that voters and election officials have the information they need to successfully use the U.S. Mail to vote in the November general elections, the U.S. Postal Service has launched a new Election Mail website. The website, which provide…
Some political pundits are calling it the battle of “The Two Steves.”
The Judicial Nomination Commission has nominated Stephen R. Brown to Chief Justice Mike McGrath for consideration for reappointment as associate water judge for the Montana Water Court.
HELENA — Montana candidates who advanced to the general election said they’re looking forward to the time when they can get back on the campaign trail rather than relying on phone calls to reach voters under directives in place to help prevent the spread of coronavirus.