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Jonathan Gruber

Jonathan Gruber

November 18, 2014 12:00 am
LINCOLN INAUGURATION

LINCOLN INAUGURATION

President Abraham Lincoln delivers his address during his second inauguration on the east portico of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., March 4, 1865.

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DEU Jahrestag Mauer

DEU Jahrestag Mauer

East Berliners get helping hands from West Berliners as they climb the Berlin Wall which has divided the city since the end of World War II, near the Brandenburger Tor (Brandenburg Gate), early morning, Nov. 10, 1989. The citizens facing the West celebrate the opening of the order that was a…

November 07, 2014 12:55 pm
Wyoming voters face choices in governor's race

Wyoming voters face choices in governor's race

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead is banking on a sound state economy and his willingness to stand up to Washington on coal and other issues to get him re-elected to a second term Tuesday.

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From the editor: Using an off-hand remark to play gotcha is politicking worthy of gutter

From the editor: Using an off-hand remark to play gotcha is politicking worthy of gutter

Just in case you had thought better of the political process this campaign season, hold that thought.

November 02, 2014 6:05 am Photos

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Candidates crisscross state pushing voters to the polls

Candidates crisscross state pushing voters to the polls

There may be no candidate who knows better than Jon Tester the importance of high voter turnout in a nonpresidential election.

October 31, 2014 6:33 pm Photos

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Gazette opinion: Nonpartisan research veers into election influence

Gazette opinion: Nonpartisan research veers into election influence

Montanans received a rude introduction to questionable political science research methods last week.

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Mead extends lead in fundraising for Wyoming governor's race

Mead extends lead in fundraising for Wyoming governor's race

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Republican Gov. Matt Mead continues to take in more campaign donations than his opponents in next week's general election.

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Court to decide quickly on campaign law challenge

HELENA — A group whose tax-exempt status allows it to keep its donors and spending secret is still pressing the federal courts to block several Montana laws regulating campaign contributions and expenditures before next Tuesday's elections.

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Montana House candidates in final election push

Montana House candidates in final election push

HELENA — After more than a year of campaigning, candidates for Montana's lone U.S. House seat are making their final push to the Nov. 4 election in what might be the most competitive state race this year.

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Daines goes after Curtis’ oil infrastructure votes; bashes federal government

Daines goes after Curtis’ oil infrastructure votes; bashes federal government

SIDNEY – Republican U.S. Senate candidate Steve Daines, debating Democratic rival Amanda Curtis Tuesday night in the heart of eastern Montana’s oil patch, accused her of helping to kill a $35-million bill to fund public works in Montana communities overwhelmed by oil development.

October 21, 2014 9:15 pm Photos

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Half of Yellowstone County's absentee ballots should be in this week

Half of Yellowstone County's absentee ballots should be in this week

Officially, the record shows that 20,000 Yellowstone County residents had already voted by Tuesday. But County Elections Administrator Bret Rutherford knows the number was a few thousand ballots off.

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Tuned out: Billings candidate demands equal time from Miles City radio station

Tuned out: Billings candidate demands equal time from Miles City radio station

A Republican lawmaker from Billings Heights is demanding equal time on a Miles City radio station where his opponent does the weather.

October 21, 2014 6:00 am Photos

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Balow leads Ceballos by 19 percent in Star-Tribune schools chief poll

Balow leads Ceballos by 19 percent in Star-Tribune schools chief poll

CASPER, Wyo. — Republican Jillian Balow leads the race for Wyoming superintendent of public instruction, according to polling commissioned by the Casper Star-Tribune.

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Sign of the times: Election season brings theft of campaign materials

Sign of the times: Election season brings theft of campaign materials

Because she lives across the street from Pioneer Park, Mary Ann Weber sees her share of late-night drunks and rabble-rousers, but the ones she shooed from her lawn the other weekend were unusual. They were well-dressed, plain spoken and seemed to be on a mission.

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3rd-party money coming into Supreme Court race

3rd-party money coming into Supreme Court race

HELENA — A national Republican group began running a TV ad in Montana Tuesday as part of an independent expenditure campaign in support of Lawrence VanDyke, a nonpartisan candidate for the state Supreme Court, and against his opponent, Justice Mike Wheat.

October 07, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

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John Lewis

John Lewis

U.S. House candidate John Lewis answers a question during the Montana Congressional Debate on Monday at the Petro Theatre at MSUB.

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Montana Congressional Debate

Montana Congressional Debate

Images from the Montana Congressional Debate where U.S. Congressional candidates John Lewis and Ryan Zinke debated election issues Monday at Petro Theater on the MSUB campus.

September 29, 2014 9:04 pm Photos

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Montana Congressional Debate

Montana Congressional Debate

United States Congressional candidates Ryan Zinke and John Lewis debate election issues Monday at the Petro Theater at MSUB.

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John Lewis

John Lewis

United States Congressional candidate John Lewis answers a question during the Montana Congressional Debate on Monday at the Petro Theater at MSUB.

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