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Jerk: Rehberg’s Opposition to Equal Pay

Happy Equal Pay Day Montana–though somehow I don’t think  Congressman Dennis Rehberg is celebrating. Congressman Rehberg opposed the historic Lilly Ledbetter Pay Act of 2009, which allows employees to sue their employers for wage discrimination based on gender. And he’s opposed other measures that protect…

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Rehberg’s Tuition Tax Increase

This has to be one of the dumbest ideas yet. Eleven year incumbent Congressman Dennis Rehberg has proposed increasing the costs that working families pay for college education by cutting federal assistance for qualified students through Pell Grants, which he calls “welfare.”  Each dollar we…

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Mansfield Metcalf Preview

The Democrats’ big night is coming up tomorrow.  It’s a fun-filled evening to be had by the liberal faithful, listening to politicians make speeches (as we know, everyone’s favorite Saturday night pastime in Helena.) It’s actually a good night for Dems because they control all five statewide elected positions and also…

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Rehberg Runs for the Hills

After proudly declaring his affiliation with the Tea Party in 2008 when he was concerned about a primary challenge or a third party candidacy getting his way, Denny Rehberg has run for the hills. No sign of him or his peeps (or Republican party peeps,…

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