With Medicaid expansion in Montana set to expire next year, policymakers are keeping close tabs on the future of a program that provides health-care coverage for nearly 1 in 10 in Montanans.
Award-winning journalist and Utah native Leia Larsen, formerly of the Ogden Standard-Examiner, will join the Montana Free Press this fall as the organization’s State Capitol Reporter.
Montana has some of the strictest campaign finance laws in the U.S. Who can contribute to campaigns, and how much, may change if the Supreme Court takes up two cases from the state.
With Montana’s 2018 campaign season into its final month, Sen. Jon Tester and Rep. Greg Gianforte, have charted clear fundraising advantages over their respective challengers, State Auditor Matt Rosendale and former state legislator Kathleen Williams.
A negotiation over surface leasing between a Crow family and Cloud Peak Energy has turned bitter, resurfacing some of the West’s most persistent questions.
Dark Money has its national broadcast and streaming debut on the PBS documentary series POV and pov.org on Monday, October 1 at 10 p.m.
A dark money group tied to a Democratic super PAC on Tuesday rolled out its first ad attacking Republican U.S. Senate hopeful Matt Rosendale. Democrat Jon Tester decries dark money in elections, but sometimes benefits from it.
A bail bond company facing fines and sanctions from the State Auditor gave nearly $13,000 to Rosendale’s campaigns in 2016. In 2017 Rosendale settled the longstanding litigation and levied no penalties.