Rosendale’s Disturbing Record of Misleading Montanans and Lacking Transparency, Accountability

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Helena – If Montana voters are looking for someone with ethics in Matt Rosendale, we’ll have to look elsewhere, because the State Frauditor just hasn’t been honest with Montanans about what he’s done since he moved to Montana – and he is seemingly incapable of doing so. Rosendale has misled Montanans on just about everything, from details as simple as his biography … Read More

Rosendale Continues to Mislead: Montana’s Largest Insurer Would’ve Lowered 2019 Rates if Not for Rosendale-Backed Policies

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Helena – In yet another misleading interview this week, East Coast developer and State Frauditor Matt Rosendale touted Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana proposing a zero percent average increase in its insurance rates for 2019. However, in a blow to Rosendale’s agenda, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana said in a report that it actually would have cut … Read More

Rosendale (Yet Again) Campaigns for Himself on a Work Week Instead of Working for Montanans

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Helena – It’s summer, yes, and it’s apparently vacation time for Montana’s State Frauditor Matt Rosendale. Why does he act like he gets time off from his official job to campaign? Surprisingly, Rosendale is in Montana today, but he’s still not doing his job. Instead, he’s campaigning and posting about it in a social media frenzy. And Rosendale is slated to … Read More

Montanan With Cancer, a Pre-Existing Condition: “Health Care Costs Are On the Rise … Rosendale Has Made Things Worse”

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Helena – Today, Paula McGarvey of Butte, who has been fighting cancer for 11 years, called out State Frauditor Matt Rosendale for failing to do his job and failing to stand up for Montana families against increasing health care costs. Paula also notes that although it’s rate review season, and it’s Rosendale’s job to review health care rates in Montana, Rosendale … Read More

Rosendale Misleads on His Horrible Public Lands, Health Care Record…Again

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Helena – Yesterday, in the Sidney Herald, East Coast developer and State Frauditor Matt Rosendale chose once again to mislead Montanans on his record of working against them. Rosendale – who has consistently supported measures that could make it easier to sell off our public lands and has called repeatedly for the transfer of public lands – claimed that he understood public … Read More

Once Again, No Public Input Allowed At Gianforte’s Meeting

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Helena—Today, Congressman Gianforte continued his year-long refusal to meet face-to-face with Montanans during his top-down hearing on wildfires in Ravalli County. No public comment was allowed during the meeting. Considering Montana is coming off of its worst fire season on record and that Gianforte pulled the Forest Service’s National Director of Fire and Aviation Management away from the catastrophic wildfires devastating … Read More

Rosendale Helped Revive Formerly Unregulated, “Secretive” Fund Allowing Lobbyists to Pay for His Travel

Brooke BainumNews

Helena – Whether he’s refusing to hold public hearings on health insurance rate proposals, hiding his government emails from the public, or circumventing campaign finance limits in a ploy that “looks a lot like a money-laundering scheme,” East Coast developer and State Frauditor Matt Rosendale is consistent in his lack of transparency with Montanans. In the legislature, Rosendale voted to revive … Read More

As Rosendale Doubles Down on Harmful Health Care Repeal, Montanans Face Higher Costs

Brooke BainumNews

Helena – It isn’t enough that Montana’s insurance commissioner is choosing to campaign out of state instead of doing his job in Montana and is failing to be transparent with Montanans by refusing to hold public hearings on health insurance rate proposals. In addition to neglecting his duty as insurance commissioner, East Coast developer and State Frauditor Matt Rosendale is pushing … Read More

MDP Files Complaint Against MT GOP for Failing to Report Potentially Thousands of Expenditures During 2016 Election

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Helena—This week, the Montana Democratic Party (MDP) filed a complaint against the Montana Republican Party (MRP) alleging they failed to report potentially thousands of expenditures MRP staff made on behalf of candidates during the 2016 election. According to the 2015 campaign finance reform package passed by the legislature, “personal services” must be reported to the COPP as campaign expenditures made on behalf … Read More

Rosendale Opposed New Wilderness, Wild and Scenic Designations in Montana like East Rosebud

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Helena – Yesterday, President Trump signed into law Sen. Jon Tester’s bipartisan bill to protect East Rosebud as “wild and scenic,” a win for Montanans and visitors to our state – except, perhaps, for East Coast developer and State Frauditor Matt Rosendale. When asked if he would “support new wilderness and/or wild and scenic designations in Montana,” Rosendale said “No, I would … Read More