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MORE ELECTIONS COVERAGE
Over the next five months, the race to become Montana’s most powerful lawyer may present one of the richest contrasts between candidates anywhere on the 2020 ballot.
The contest to be Montana’s next governor is already building up to be a heated and expensive clash between the state’s current U.S. representative and lieutenant governor, after Greg Gianforte and Mike Cooney declared victory in their respective primaries on Tuesday. Cooney cinched the Democratic ticket with nearly 55% of the vote, fending off a […]
When it comes time for Montana voters to decide who they’ll send to Washington, D.C., in November, the names on the ballot will be familiar. As U.S. Sen. Steve Daines, a Republican, looks to win his second six-year term, he’ll be challenged by two-term Democratic Gov. Steve Bullock, who is looking for a new job […]
Primary battles between Solutions Caucus legislators and right-flanking challengers produced a mixed bag
With the results of Montana’s 2020 primary election now fully in, it appears that a concerted effort by right-flanking primary challengers to oust more moderate members of the Montana Legislature’s Republican delegation has met with mixed results. Conservative Solutions Caucus lawmakers held their own in eight of the 12 contested races Montana Free Press identified […]
Montana Free Press’ coverage of the June 2 Montana primary election featuring updates, analysis, results and commentary from reporters Eric Dietrich and Mara Silvers, contributing writer Alex Sakariassen, and MTFP Editor-in-Chief John S. Adams.