GOP Rep. Doane Joins Daines as Infamous Montana Misogynists

By Ian Powell-Palm For those of you who think that Senator Daines is the only politician from Montana who’s guilty of egregious displays of misogyny, you are sorely mistaken. There is another Montanan politician with a penchant for silencing his progressive female colleagues every chance…



Tester Leading the Way on Veteran’s Healthcare Upgrade

By Josh Manning Josh Manning is a combat veteran and serves on the leadership team of Common Defense, a group of progressive veterans who want to affect political change. You can follow him on Twitter @joshuamanning23  National, Montana GOP No Longer Lead on Veterans Issues When…


Gianforte Silent on Constitutional Amendment to Ban Sales Tax

By Ross Peter Nelson and Cowboy Bullock: “Our Montana Constitution needs to reflect our Montana values” Governor Steve Bullock is proposing a constitutional amendment to prohibit a statewide general sales tax and allow Montanans’ voices to be heard at the ballot box. “Montanans have rejected…


Gianforte STILL Supports Dark Money and Unpopular Citizens United Decision

Failed candidate for governor, New Jersey multi-millionaire Greg Gianoforte refused to support a constitutional amendment overturning Citizens United and taking corporate and special interest money out of politics. New Jersey multimillionaire Greg Gianforte will continue to fight for corporate money in elections. As Montanans fight to overturn…



Gianforte Tries Re-Brand for Congressional Race

  How many of you have seen Gianforte’s commercial about “draining the swamp?” Probably a lot because it is running non-stop. A better question is did you see an ad like this during the Governor’s race? The answer is no. After being in D.C for…







Today is Equal Pay Day

  Today is Equal Pay Day: the symbolic day women work into the new year to earn the same amount that men earned for their work in the previous year. Why the symbolic day? Because the pay gap between men and women is real –…


Trump Supreme Court Nominee Gorsuch Worries Working Montanans

The following is by Al Ekblad, Executive Secretary of the Montana State AFL-CIO, which represents 50,000 Montana workers and their families. . Working Montanans should be deeply concerned by President Trump’s choice for the U.S. Supreme Court seat. Federal Appeals Judge Neil Gorsuch’s record shows he’s…