Legislative Referendum 126 would repeal Montanans’ right to register and vote on Election Day.
The following candidates vying to represent Billings and Eastern Montana in the 2015 Legislature filed for office by this week.
PORTLAND, Ore. — The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will soon decide whether American Indians in rural Montana were wrongly denied on-reservation satellite voting offices that the plaintiffs say are needed to make up for the long distances they must drive to reach county courthouses.
The pessimists are right for now: The Heath oil play cutting a swath across Central Montana is no match for the Bakken.