Montana Democrats’ Statement on Passage of the Tax Scam

Laura Parvey-Connors2017, News

Helena—Today, Montana Democratic Party Executive Director Nancy Keenan released the following statement regarding the passage of Congress’s tax scam: “This week, multimillionaires Steve Daines and Greg Gianforte voted to put the profits of huge corporations and the wealthy before the needs of Montana’s working families. This tax scam will raise health care premiums, cut Medicare for Montana seniors, and add … Read More

Millionaire Daines Supports Last Minute Tax Carve Out to Benefit Himself

Laura Parvey-Connors2017, News

Helena—Steve Daines stands to benefit handsomely from a last minute provision added to the tax bill currently being rammed through Congress, which carves out a deduction for income Daines earns through so-called “pass-through” entities such as real-estate partnerships. Steve Daines reported the second highest income from these entities among Republican Senators, earning as much as $4.2 million last year from eight properties managed … Read More

Reminder As Health Care Exchanges Close – Rosendale Rubber Stamped Higher Costs for Montanans

Laura Parvey-Connors2017, News

Helena – Today is the last day for Montanans to sign up for health care through the exchange. Remember, Insurance Commissioner Matt Rosendale played political games with Montanans’ health care this summer as he rubber stamped higher health care costs for Montanans. Rosendale, a wealthy real estate developer, has also refused to support a bipartisan health care bill that would reduce the deficit while bringing … Read More

Tim Fox Still Silent on FCC Net Neutrality Ruling

Laura Parvey-Connors2017, Fox, News, Republicans

Helena—Yesterday, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted to repeal net neutrality provisions that help ensure a free and open-internet for all Americans. More than 24 hours later, Montana’s chief law enforcement officer and consumer protection advocate, Attorney General Tim Fox, has remained silent on the FCC’s decision. Fox’s silence is particularly noticeable in contrast to a letter that 18 Attorneys General … Read More