Montana Democrats Announce Flathead Leaders of Party’s Tribal Committee

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Montana Democrats Announce Flathead Leaders of Party’s Tribal Committee Announcement follows creation of first-in-the-nation Tribal Committee to increase representation of American Indian Nations in party business Helena, MT — The Montana Democratic Party named the first Chair and Vice Chair of the newly formed Flathead Tribal Committee in a vote late yesterday. “We are following through on our commitment to make … Read More

Where do Montana GOP leaders stand on raising taxes for the wealthy? 

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Where do Montana GOP leaders stand on raising taxes for the wealthy?  Republicans in Montana’s congressional delegation opposed plan to cut taxes for families with children — will they instead cut taxes for the wealthy?  Helena, MT – As many Montanans with children are poised to soon receive cash payments under the stimulus package that Republicans opposed, Democrats say junior Senator … Read More

Does Ryan Zinke stand with Qanon or Liz Cheney and the Truth?

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Does Ryan Zinke stand with Qanon or Liz Cheney and the Truth? Disgraced former politician has refused to denounce the Jan 6 attacks on the election outcomes and the conspiracy theories that fueled them Helena, MT – Now that Republican politicians in Washington, D.C. have fired conservative Wyoming Congresswoman Liz Cheney from her leadership position over her refusal to perpetuate lies … Read More

Gianforte’s veto of childcare bill is wrong for Montana

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Gianforte childcare bill veto is wrong for Montana Governor rejects popular bipartisan plan to find solutions to state’s childcare crisis Helena, MT — Governor Greg Gianforte has vetoed a bill that would find solutions to the state’s childcare challenges. The bill passed out of committee with bipartisan support and would have been funded with private money.    “If this is Governor’s … Read More

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