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HELENA — Billings real estate broker Sam Rankin says he’s abandoning his effort to get on the ballot as an Independent in Montana’s U.S. Senate race this year.
HELENA — As expected, Sen. John Walsh, D-Mont., and Rep. Steve Daines, R-Mont., are the big-money boys when it comes to drumming up cash for their campaign for the U.S. Senate seat held now by Walsh.
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HELENA — The hottest statewide race in Tuesday’s primary election is probably the one where voters are least familiar with the candidates: The seven-way Democratic primary in the race for Montana’s open U.S. House seat.
HELENA — From union locals to fellow state lawmakers, Democratic U.S. House candidates Kim Gillan and Franke Wilmer have racked up plenty of endorsements, which they often tout on their campaign literature.
HELENA — The crowded Democratic congressional primary is intensifying as the front-runners jockey for the attention of their party's primary voters, each making the "electability" case and promising to take the seat back from Republican hands.
HELENA -- With seven Democrats in Montana’s wide-open U.S. House contest, one question looms large for voters in next week’s Democratic primary election: Which of the seven is the best choice to beat Republican Steve Daines?
HELENA – State Sen. Kim Gillan and state Rep. Franke Wilmer continue to lead the crowded Democratic U.S. House field in fundraising, but Republican Steve Daines is still easily the top financial dog in the race, according to reports filed Thursday.
HELENA — Just three of the seven Democrats running for Montana’s open U.S. House seat showed up Saturday evening for the primary’s final public debate — and each offered their own strategy for how they can win in November.
HELENA — Republican U.S. House candidate Steve Daines, who has a huge fundraising lead over his potential rivals for Montana’s lone seat in Congress, also is likely the wealthiest of the candidates, with personal assets worth at least $4.4 million.
Editor's note: This feature on Montana's U.S. House race is the first of a two-day series looking at how candidates in the contested Democratic and Republican primaries stand on key issues. Today's package focuses on the seven Democratic candidates; tomorrow we look at the three Republicans.
Republican Daines surpasses $1M in money raised for House race; Wilmer, Gillan lead House Demo field
HELENA — Republican Steve Daines has surpassed $1 million in fundraising for his campaign for Montana's open U.S. House seat, while state Rep. Franke Wilmer and state Sen. Kim Gillan continue to lead the pack of Democratic candidates — yet remain well behind Daines in the money game.
HELENA — Talk to any of the seven Democratic candidates running for Montana's open U.S. House seat, and they'll often say the same thing about their chances: It's a wide-open race, and anyone could win it.
BUTTE -- There was more agreement than dissension on Tuesday as seven candidates tried to separate themselves from a crowded Democratic field in the race for Montana's lone U.S. House seat.
HELENA — Dozens of candidates slipped in under the filing-deadline wire Monday, the final day to become a candidate in Montana's 2012 election —including six people running for an open governor's seat.