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Posted inNews, Politics, State Government

John Melcher “benefited farmers, miners, the elderly, the hungry and a constituency of the world’s poor”

Former U.S. Sen. John Melcher, who died Thursday in Missoula at age 93, was a leading congressional supporter of federal farm bills and programs to fight hunger here and around the world. Melcher could work with the other members of Congress to get things done, but he also could be a lone wolf, when necessary, […]