Montana Democratic Convention
Gov. Brian Schweitzer speaks to the Montana Democratic Party convention Saturday at the Heritage Inn in Great Falls.
GREAT FALLS — As Montana Democrats gathered here Saturday for their 2011 state convention, there was no shortage of Republican-bashing and branding of the GOP as overrun with extremist elements bent on passing "crazy" ideas.
GREAT FALLS — U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, facing what’s sure to be a bruising re-election battle against Republican U.S. Rep. Denny Rehberg, said Saturday that he expects millions of dollars to be spent by opponents during the campaign to “distort my record.”