Former Trump Advisor Michael Flynn to Campaign for Troy Downing in Montana as #MTSen GOP Primary Heats Up

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Helena – Today, California millionaire Troy Downing announced that Trump confidant Gen. Michael Flynn will be coming to Montana to hit the campaign trail for him as the GOP primary starts to heat up. Flynn’s visit is the latest in Downing’s campaign boosted by Trump’s allies. Throughout the primary, Downing has made his Trump ties no secret, bragging about his connections … Read More

👖 on 🔥 POLITIFACT: Rosendale’s Pants are on Fire…Again

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Helena – Wealthy East Coast developer Matt Rosendale continues to lie to Montanans, and he’s just been called out again. While he has a long history of misleading Montanans, he’s being called out for his most recent falsehood, claiming that Sen. Jon Tester “took an income raise in the omnibus bill.” PolitiFact ruled Rosendale’s claim “Pants on Fire!”, saying it is … Read More

Gloves are Finally Off: Fagg Attacks Rosendale in #MTSen

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Helena – The Montana GOP Senate candidates have started ramping up their attacks on each other, with ethically challenged Russell Fagg coming out of the gate with strong hits against wealthy East Coast developer Matt Rosendale. Fagg criticized out-of-stater Rosendale for his out-of-state support – Rosendale has had to depend on outside special interest dark money groups to prop up his campaign … Read More

Rosendale Opposes Bipartisan Medicaid Plan, Critical Care for Montanans

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Helena – Montana’s Medicaid Plan provides 93,000 Montanans with health care and strengthens Montana’s community health centers, which give critical health care services to more than 100,000 people across the state. But three years ago today, wealthy East Coast developer Matt Rosendale voted against the bipartisan Medicaid Plan that bolstered community health centers and rural hospitals – and has been an … Read More

Tax Day Reminder: #MTSEN GOP Candidates Support Raising Federal Deficit

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Helena – On Tax Day, we’re reminded that all of the GOP Senate candidates support the disastrous tax scam that will significantly increase our federal debt, with a new analysis from the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) finding that the federal deficit will reach $804 billion this fiscal year – a 21 percent spike from the previous fiscal year. CBO also … Read More

Montana Democrats’ Statement on the Passing of John Melcher

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Helena—Today, Montana Democratic Party Executive Director Nancy Keenan released the following statement on the passing of Senator John Melcher: “Senator John Melcher was a Montana giant, a tireless public servant whose dedication to Montana was equaled only by the vastness of the Big Sky he loved so much. A country boy to his bones, John always made sure the voices … Read More

MTN News: Out-of-State Billionaire Already Dumping Major Cash into #MTSen to Try to Buy Rosendale a Seat

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Helena – Outside special interest dark money groups have already been pouring in millions of dollars into Montana to try to buy a Senate seat. In the past three months alone, special interest groups funded by Illinois billionaire Dick Uihlein have doled out $1.2 million in political ads in an attempt to buy wealthy East Coast developer Matt Rosendale a seat. … Read More

Gianforte Votes for Political Stunt After Adding $1.8 Trillion to Deficit to Cut Taxes for Millionaires

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Helena—Today, just months after voting to add $1.8 trillion to the deficit in order to cut taxes for multimillionaires like him, Greg Gianforte backtracked and voted for a constitutional amendment requiring Congress to adopt a balanced budget. Gianforte’s political stunt comes on the heels of a new CBO report showing that the recently passed tax scam will add $1.8 trillion to the deficit … Read More

While Trump Signs New Anti-Trafficking Bill Into Law, Rosendale Opposed Efforts to Crack Down On Sex Trafficking

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Helena – A bipartisan bill aimed at protecting victims of sex trafficking – supported by Sen. Tester – was signed into law by President Trump yesterday. The law will make it easier to crack down on online sex trafficking and hold perpetrators accountable. Based on his horrific record, there’s unfortunately little question which way wealthy East Coast developer Matt Rosendale would … Read More