Jennifer Olsen


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The Shoe Falls

A complaint was filed by a government watchdog organization against James Bopp, the architect of Citizens United  yesterday.  Citizens for Ethics and Responsibility in Washington filed a whistleblowers complaint against Bopp and his organization, the “James Madison Center for Free Speech.” The complaint alleges he diverted nearly all of the…



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UPDATED: Busted! Student comes forward, fingers Olsen

Watermelongate Solved by Cowgirl A young conservative says he was friends with the Chair of the Yellowstone County Republican Party, Jennifer Olsen, on Facebook, and that he received Olsen’s racist Facebook post in his news feed. He even took a screenshot of the incident. Russ Hart, who…


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Jennifer Olsen, a Week Later

by Cowgirl No one should defend Jennifer Olsen, the Billngs GOP Chair, for posting a photo of a device designed to trap president Obama by luring him with a watermelon.  But I suppose you could make a case that there could be some amount of…



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Exposing Racism of GOP Chair’s Post Prompts Hate Mail

by Cowgirl Seems not everyone was thrilled to have a racist Facebook post from the Chair of the Yellowstone County Republican Party exposed to public view. The Cowgirl blog has received some hate-mail from angry GOP-ers in response to this Cowgirl post.  The post featured a…


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They Keep Saying They Aren’t Racist, but…

by Cowgirl One of Montana’s leading Tea Party figures has posted a photo for a device she says can lure the President.  Here it is–a Tea Party animal trap for a black person. Here’s Olsen’s post, courtesy of the Montanafesto blog. Jennifer Olsen is the…





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TEA Time? The Race for GOP Chair

Interesting story in today’s Helena IR about the upcoming GOP convention, especially in light of the increasing divisions between establishment Republicans and the TEA Party.  Two TEA party candidates are running for GOP leadership positions, Mark French is running for chair against current chair Will…