2016 Elections

Friday Quicktakes

Bullock Vetoes Trapping Bill Governor Bullock has vetoed a bill that attempted to expand trapping in Montana. It was the right thing to do. In 2004, Montana passed a constitutional amendment protecting the right to harvest big game. Fish and game, however, cannot be trapped….


Legislature Adjourns: Cowgirl Analysis

The Montana Legislature adjourned today “sine die.” For Tea Party legislators who do not understand Latin, this means literally “without day,” meaning no specific return date.

The 2016 session was generally an excellent one for Governor Bullock as well all Montana citizens.



WHEN: The 29th Annual Truman Dinner will be held on Saturday, May 9th starting with a reception starting at 5:30 pm.  Come early so you can have time to talk to all our honored quests, to meet statewide candidates for 2016, and to take part in our wonderful raffles…


GOP Flummoxed

The Unemployment rate for Montana was announced today to be 4.1%. That’s the lowest in eight years, and substantially lower than when Steve Bullock was sworn in. This is good news for everyone except a small few. The uber-wealthy Greg Gianforte, considering a run for…


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2015 Truman Dinner Set for May 9th

The 29th Annual Truman Dinner will be held in Billings on Saturday, May 9, 2015.  Special thanks to Paul Van Tricht, President of the Yellowstone Democratic Club, for providing the following update.  This is a great event – but tickets sell out quickly so don’t wait to…