Montana Democratic Party
BUTTE — The subjects of climate change and environmental policy evoked another lively discussion at the state Democratic Party’s platform convention here Saturday, as delegates debated how and where they should be emphasized in the platform.
HELENA — In Montana’s marquee election this year, the U.S. Senate race, an incumbent is fighting to hold his seat — but with his incumbency less than three months old, it’s almost like a battle for an open seat.
HELENA — Max Baucus' decision not to seek re-election to the Senate after 35 years opened the door for Republicans to pick up one of the six Democratic seats they need to recapture control of the Senate. But his early resignation after being named U.S. ambassador to China may have bolstered…
HELENA — The Montana Democratic Party is endorsing Sen. John Walsh in the Democratic primary for the U.S. Senate seat over two other candidates who maintain the party should have remained neutral.
HELENA — Montana’s U.S. Rep. Steve Daines — a Republican running this year for the U.S. Senate — has fashioned a very conservative voting record in his first 15 months on the job, independent analyses show.
It’s good to have choices.
HELENA — Montana will play a critical role in the November election in helping Democrats retain control of the U.S. Senate, Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood Action Fund, said Saturday night.
HELENA — Sen. Max Baucus’ campaign account reported having $3.3 million left in the bank on Sept. 30, even after refunding more than $1.2 million in donations since he decided in April not to seek re-election.
HELENA — The Democratic Party can still win the Senate seat being vacated by Max Baucus, but it's going to take a lot more work now that former Gov. Brian Schweitzer isn't running, U.S. Sen. Jon Tester said Friday.
HELENA — Delegates to the Montana Democratic Party convention elected Nancy Anderson of Great Falls as the new party chair.
LEWISTOWN — U.S. Sen. Jon Tester gave a pep talk Friday night to state Democratic Party convention delegates about the importance of mounting a unified, issue-based effort to try to wrest control of the state Legislature from Republicans.
HELENA — Montana Democrats, united and hoping to build on their 2012 victories, will meet in Lewistown this week to elect new officers and gear up for the 2014 elections.
No longer seeking re-election, U.S. Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., must now decide what to do with the nearly $5 million in campaign money he has left over.
HELENA — After managing President Barack Obama’s re-election campaign last year, Jim Messina came away with an important lesson about how Americans make their political decisions today.
HELENA — The Montana Democratic Party has turned to a 28-year-old organizer from Missoula to guide its efforts during the 2014 election cycle.
HELENA — Jim Messina, manager of President Barack Obama’s 2012 re-election campaign, and U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., will be the featured speakers at the Montana Democratic Party’s Mansfield-Metcalf Dinner on March 9 in Helena.
BOZEMAN — The Montana Democratic Party has asked a judge to dismiss a lawsuit by the former boss of U.S. Rep.-elect Steve Daines over anti-Daines campaign ads.
Less than a week before Election Day and many Yellowstone County voters have already cast their ballots, according to statistics released Monday.
HELENA — A series of fund transfers among political action committees to help Montana Democrats in the 2010 elections is not money-laundering, the state’s top political cop ruled Friday.
LAME DEER — The promise of cash drew the enrolled members of the Northern Cheyenne to this tiny reservation town like a flattening prairie wind that wouldn’t let up.