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What Montana’s governor’s race means for reproductive health

Legislative Republicans have long tried to restrict abortion access. If a Republican takes the governor's seat, they're likely to get their wish.

Legislative Republicans have long tried to restrict abortion access. If a Republican takes the governor’s seat, they’re likely to get their wish.

Flanked from the right

In Sidney, fence-builder Brandon Ler challenges bridge-building lawmaker Joel Krautter.

In Sidney, fence-builder Brandon Ler challenges bridge-building lawmaker Joel Krautter.

Which way is right?

Incumbent Flathead firebrand Derek Skees faces a primary challenge from big-tent Republican Dee Kirk-Boon.

In the Flathead’s HD 11, incumbent firebrand Derek Skees faces Dee Kirk-Boon.

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Purity versus pragmatism

Of the roughly dozen legislative primaries pitting Solutions Caucus lawmakers against right-flanking challengers in 2020, none provides a starker example of the electoral consequences of Medicaid expansion than the showdown over an open seat in Senate District 44.

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