Remember Republican who created the bullet ridden “Obama Outhouse” that shocked the country when it made an appearance at the Montana Republican State Convention? It seems its creator thought it was much to clever to keep it in the shed, as he promised in the Missoulian. In fact, Cowgirl tipsters report that Dave Hurtt trotted out his highly offensive “Obama Reading Library” this weekend at the Darby Logger Days parade. Sure, this is “hilarious”–in a “you’re getting a call from the Secret Service” kind of way.
Own a Piece of History
NARAL Pro-Choice Montana is auctioning one of only remaining veto boards created by Montana Gov.Brian Schweitzer when he vetoed a record number of TEA Party, frivolous, and unconstitutional bills during the 2011 legislative session. . The Governor has given one of these rare plaques to Rachel Maddow; Nancy Keenan, President of NARAL Pro-Choice America; and Cecile Richards, President of Planned Parenthood of America. Now, you can bid e-Bay to own one for yourself. The Pro-Choice Montana website has the details. If you win, Gov. Schweitzer will write you a personal message on the historic veto plaque. There are only three days left to bid.
As Intelligent Discontent pointed out, former state Senator and unsuccessful candidate for Lt. Governor Ryan Zinke is under fire from the Department of Defense. It turns out he’s been using the logos of the Marines, Air Force, Navy, Army, and the US Special Operations Command for his super-PAC and has therefore run afoul of military regulations. Mother Jones has the whole story here.