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Grand Teton lodge under review after Biden stay

Grand Teton lodge under review after Biden stay

WASHINGTON — The National Park Service is reviewing its policy for VIP stays at a lakeside vacation lodge in the Grand Tetons after a visit by Vice President Joe Biden.

October 28, 2014 2:21 pmLoading…

Guest opinion: U.S. labor policy steers toward job-driven training

As the secretary of labor, I have a unique opportunity to meet with employers around the country of all sizes and from an array of industries. So many of them tell me the same thing; they’re ready to grow their businesses and to hire more people.

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Lindeen discusses Affordable Care Act with Obama

Lindeen discusses Affordable Care Act with Obama

HELENA — Meeting with President Barack Obama on Thursday, state Insurance Commissioner Monica Lindeen said she discussed Montana’s collaborative effort to enroll people into health insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act before last month’s deadline.

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Walsh sworn in as Montana senator; GOP eyes seat for Daines

Walsh sworn in as Montana senator; GOP eyes seat for Daines

WASHINGTON — John Walsh became the newest member of the Senate on Tuesday and faces the challenge of making his appointment more permanent.

February 11, 2014 4:16 pm Photos

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Former Montana Governor Schweitzer to visit Iowa

Former Montana Governor Schweitzer to visit Iowa

DES MOINES, Iowa — Former Democratic Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer will speak next month at a liberal advocacy group event in Iowa.

November 14, 2013 11:12 amLoading…
Rumors flying — again — about Schweitzer and presidential race

Rumors flying — again — about Schweitzer and presidential race

HELENA — Once again, the rumors are percolating that former Gov. Brian Schweitzer is eyeing a race for president in 2016.

October 28, 2013 12:15 am Photos

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Gun control forces struggle to keep issue alive

Gun control forces struggle to keep issue alive

Gun control forces are targeting Sens. Kelly Ayotte, Max Baucus and others as they struggle to persuade five senators to switch their votes and revive the rejected effort to expand background checks to more firearms buyers.

May 07, 2013 8:14 am Photos

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Barack Obama, Joe Biden

Barack Obama, Joe Biden

President Barack Obama, accompanied by Vice President Joe Biden, gestures as he talks about proposals to reduce gun violence, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, in the South Court Auditorium at the White House in Washington.

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Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Grant Fritz

Barack Obama, Joe Biden, Grant Fritz

President Barack Obama, accompanied by Vice President Joe Biden, left, hugs 8-year-old letter writer Grant Fritz during a news conference on proposals to reduce gun violence, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, in the South Court Auditorium at the White House in Washington. Obama and Biden were joined…

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Guest opinion: Agreement will be more elusive without filibuster

Americans know that Washington is too partisan and gridlocked. And so, naturally, Senate Democrats are planning a power grab that will forever change the chamber and make it harder for members to strike agreements.

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Obama powers to re-election despite weak economy

Obama powers to re-election despite weak economy

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama rolled to re-election Tuesday night, vanquishing former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney despite a weak economy that plagued his first term and put a crimp in the middle class dreams of millions. In victory, he confidently promised better days ahead.

November 06, 2012 9:38 pm Photos

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George F. Will: Obama acts like Willy Loman on the stump

"It is a great advantage to a president, and a major source of safety to the country, for him to know he is not a great man."

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David Ignatius: What Romney got right and wrong in foreign policy speech

CAIRO — I found many echoes of Barack Obama's Middle East policy in Mitt Romney's supposedly tough critique of it at Virginia Military Institute on Monday. I suppose that's reassuring — that Romney generally sees the same set of problems that Obama does, and in many cases would take pretty m…

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VP Debate: Biden, Ryan at each other in a moment

VP Debate: Biden, Ryan at each other in a moment

DANVILLE, Ky. — At odds early and often, Joe Biden and Republican Paul Ryan squabbled over the economy, taxes, Medicare and more Thursday night in a contentious, interruption-filled debate. "That is a bunch of malarkey," the vice president retorted after a particularly tough Ryan attack on t…

October 11, 2012 7:43 pm Photos

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City Lights: Eat, drink and be wary, it's an election year

Rarely in the history of the American republic have beer and junk food played such an important role in a presidential election.

September 15, 2012 11:45 pmLoading…

E.J. Dionne Jr.: Let's debate good, bad of capitalism

WASHINGTON -- In this election, we're not having an argument that pits capitalism against socialism. We are trying to decide what kind of capitalism we want. It is a debate as American as Alexander Hamilton, Andrew Jackson, and Henry Clay -- which is to say that we have always done this. In …

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Suzanne Lewis listens to Vice President Joe Biden

Suzanne Lewis listens to Vice President Joe Biden

Suzanne Lewis, then superintendent of Yellowstone National Park, listens to remarks from Vice President Joe Biden, who visited Yellowstone in July 2010 to discuss federal stimulus spending on projects at national parks across the country.

September 14, 2011 5:40 pmLoading…

Guest opinion: Liberal lawmakers decry debt-deficit compromise bill

WASHINGTON — Majority Leader Harry Reid, a principal sponsor of the debt-limit deal, went to the Senate floor Monday morning to say that, however ugly things are in Washington, they could be worse.

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Sen. Baucus marries former staffer at Montana ranch

Sen. Baucus marries former staffer at Montana ranch

HELENA — U.S. Sen. Max Baucus married his girlfriend in a small, casual ceremony Saturday evening at the historic Montana ranch run by his family.

July 02, 2011 9:00 pm Photos

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Biden lands in Helena

Biden lands in Helena

Just before 5 p.m. on Saturday, Air Force Two with Vice President Joe Biden aboard landed at the Helena Regional Airport.

July 02, 2011 8:15 pmLoading…

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