Republican Sherry Long maintained an early strong lead to beat Democrat Patty Driscoll in the race for the Yellowstone County treasurer, assessor and superintendent of schools office in Tuesday’s general election.
Yellowstone County’s incumbent treasurer/assessor/school superintendent generated calls for his resignation because of political and racist statements he made, including some using county email. Max Lenington isn’t seeking re-election.
The race for Yellowstone County treasurer, assessor and superintendent of schools is a match between two political newcomers, both of whom touted their experience as qualifications for the job.
Sherry Long edged out William Selph and two others in a four-way primary battle on the Republican ticket for Yellowstone County treasurer/assessor/superintendent of schools.
It’s good to have choices.
Another Republican has jumped into the race for Yellowstone County's combined office of treasurer, assessor and superintendent of schools, bringing to four the number of Republicans seeking the office held by Max Lenington, a longtime county official who is not seeking re-election.