Support news for Montanans, not for profit. Have your gift doubled today!

Get your Montana news from the source.

News apps are nice, but how many stories might you be missing? Sign up for our free daily newsletter to get unbiased, independent Montana news sent directly to you.

Get Montana Free Press in your inbox every morning.

No shouting. No name calling. Just award-winning local journalism for the people, by the people.

Posted inNews

Money in politics, then and now

While rummaging around in the archives at the Montana Historical Society yesterday I came across a Nov. 1978 headline in the Great Falls Tribune that caught my attention: The 1978 headline juxtaposed with what I watched last night on Montana PBS was a stark reminder of money’s dramatic influence our politics today . If you […]