Montana Democrats give legislature a failing grade

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Montana Democrats give legislature a failing grade As sine die looms, Democrats take stock of legislature some have called a “statewide embarrassment”  Helena, MT – With the end of the legislature nearly in sight, Montana Democrats are assessing the damage on a session that has included some of the most extreme attacks on Montana’s workers, environment, and personal freedoms. “This legislature will go down … Read More

Montana Democrats react to Zinke Filing for Congress

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, April 29, 2021 CONTACT [email protected] Montana Democrats react to Zinke Filing for Congress “Ryan Zinke’s clownish corruption was so bad that he got fired by Donald Trump” Helena, MT –  Sandi Luckey, Executive Director of the Montana Democratic Party, released the following statement in response to news that disgraced former Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has filed to … Read More

Montana Democrats statement on new congressional district

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, January 14, 2020 CONTACT [email protected] Montana Democrats statement on new congressional district Party says additional seat will give Montanans more influence in Washington, underscores importance of free and fair elections    Helena, MT – Sandi Luckey, Executive Director of the Montana Democratic Party, released the following statement in response to news that the state will receive a … Read More

Montana Democrats sue over Gianforte voter suppression bills 

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Montana Democrats sue over Gianforte voter suppression bills   Suit aims to protect voting rights following record-breaking voter turnout  Helena, MT — The Montana Democratic Party has filed suit over two bills recently passed by the state legislature that limit voter participation.  View the Party’s court filing at this link “Fair access to the ballot box for all eligible voters–whether they are … Read More

DNC Chair Jaime Harrison to Headline Montana Democrats Annual Mansfield Metcalf Celebration

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, March 23, 2021   CONTACT [email protected] DNC Chair Jaime Harrison to Headline Montana Democrats Annual Mansfield Metcalf Celebration New Chair of the DNC Jaime Harrison is Keynote Speaker for 43rd Annual Mansfield Metcalf   Helena, MT — New Democratic National Committee Chair Jaime Harrison will deliver the keynote address for the 43rd Annual Mansfield Metcalf Celebration. … Read More

Republicans Put a Price Tag on Speech

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, April 6, 2021   CONTACT [email protected]   Republicans Put a Price Tag on Speech   Legislative Republicans Promote House Bill 695 Placing Restrictive Fees on Public Participation   Helena, MT — Montana Republicans in the state legislature today are continuing to advocate for H.B. 695, which sets unnecessary and restrictive fees for public comments on environmental … Read More

ICYMI: Regier Quotes Nazi Propagandist Joseph Goebbels

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OR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, April 5, 2021   CONTACT [email protected]   ICYMI: Regier Quotes Nazi Propagandist Joseph Goebbels   Republican Senator Keith Regier Quotes Joseph Goebbels in Defense of Anti-Trans Legislation   Helena, MT — On Tuesday, Republican Senator Keith Regier quoted the infamous Nazi Joseph Goebbels while he stood and repeated unscientific lies denying people’s very humanity. Quoting Goebbels, … Read More

Republicans are Begging for a Federal Lifeline

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, April 5, 2021   CONTACT [email protected]   Republicans are Begging for a Federal Lifeline Caught in a Tax Scheme That Loses Hundreds of Millions, Republicans are Suing Desperate for a Savior   Helena, MT — The fiscal note for Governor Greg Gianforte’s signature tax cut for the wealthy indicates that Montana will lose more than $250 … Read More

Senator Daines Votes Against Larger Relief Checks, More Vaccines, and Supporting Small Businesses in COVID-19 Relief Bill

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OR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Saturday, March 6, 2021   CONTACT [email protected]   Senator Daines Votes Against Larger Relief Checks, More Vaccines, and Supporting Small Businesses in COVID-19 Relief Bill   Montanans Deserve to Know: How Long Until Daines Claims Otherwise?   Helena, MT — Senator Steve Daines today voted no on the latest coronavirus relief package, placing partisan politics ahead of … Read More

Senator Daines Votes Against Senator Tester’s Amtrak Bill

Chris Saeger2021, Daines

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, March 5, 2021   CONTACT [email protected]   Senator Daines Votes Against Senator Tester’s Amtrak Bill Daines Votes Against Amtrak Bill He Claims to Champion Helena, MT — Senator Steve Daines today voted against the latest coronavirus relief package, which contains Senator Jon Tester’s important bill to restore Amtrak service to Montana’s Hi-Line. This vote is another … Read More