KALISPELL — After months of fighting hard for Matt Rosendale’s U.S. Senate campaign, the Trump administration’s closing pitch to Montana voters clocked in at about 20 minutes.
BELGRADE — At a campaign-style rally in an airport hangar just three days before Montanans go to the polls to elect a U.S. senator, President Donald Trump stoked fear in the crowd about a group of migrants moving toward the United States and spent less time than at his previous three rallies in the state going after incumbent U.S. Sen. Jon Tester.
BELGRADE — As President Donald Trump held a campaign-style rally Saturday in Belgrade, continuing his blitz leading up to Tuesday's midterm election, a group of Montanans brought attention to an issue that's been difficult for Republicans on the campaign trail — health insurance and coverage for pre-existing conditions.
Crow tribal chairman Alvin “A.J.” Not Afraid gave a full-throated endorsement to Rep. Greg Gianforte on Friday, telling Absalooke Nation to ab…
Montana Senate candidate Matt Rosendale may not be a household name, but he's surrounded on the campaign trail by President Donald Trump and other big-name Republicans like Vice President Mike Pence and Sens. Lindsey Graham and Rand Paul.
In a year of record spending in Montana's U.S. Senate race, another $6 million in outside money poured into the contest over just the last week, making it among the top races nationally with a flurry of money backing candidates and attacking others as the Nov. 6 election draws nearer.
U.S. Rep. Greg Gianforte and Democrat Kathleen Williams are in a dead heat for Montana's U.S. House race, according to a poll released Monday.
Crowds topping slightly more than a hundred people gathered at rallies in Ronan and Missoula on Saturday to hear Donald Trump Jr. support Republican U.S. Senate candidate Matt Rosendale and U.S. Rep. Greg Gianforte.
A poll released by Montana State University Billings gives incumbent U.S. Sen. Jon Tester a 9-point lead over his challenger.
A recent poll on the midterm election in Montana puts incumbent Democrat U.S. Sen. Jon Tester 3.1 points above state Auditor Matt Rosendale, his Republican challenger. That's within the poll's margin of error.
President Donald Trump visited Montana last week to campaign for Republican Senate hopeful Matt Rosendale. But during his rally at Missoula International Airport, it became clear the trip might have been more about who he was campaigning against.
BOZEMAN — On a bluebird day in a subdivision of condominiums behind the Gallatin Valley Mall, almost-71-year-old Bob Hunter lays out pages of names and addresses in the backseat of his car, consulting a map to plan out the next three hours he’ll spend knocking on doors.
WASHINGTON — Outdoor clothing giant Patagonia jumped into two competitive Senate races Friday, endorsing Democrats Jon Tester of Montana and J…
President Donald Trump told a campaign-style rally that his third trip to Montana in four months was to punish Sen. Jon Tester for opposing Trump's choice to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs.
In advance of President Donald Trump's rally in Missoula Thursday evening, U.S. Sen. Jon Tester has taken out a digital campaign blitz on the websites of the Missoulian and KPAX television.
Montana's senior U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, a Democrat who is seeking re-election next month, has spent more than $16.3 million in his bid to retain his seat this midterm.
Last week, incumbent U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, a Democrat seeking re-election in this year’s midterm, voted to overturn what he calls “junk insurance,” the short-term plans that don’t meet minimum insurance requirements under the Affordable Care Act.
President Donald Trump is making his third trip to Montana Thursday to campaign on behalf of Republicans in the midterm election, an unheard of number of presidential visits in just four months for a state with barely more than a million people.
The candidates for U.S. Senate reminded voters in a debate Saturday they are at the opposite end of just about every issue and clashed over who was telling the truth in the last scheduled debate before the Nov. 6 election.
A key factor in deciding the outcome of Montana's high-profile Senate race will be whether independent women who voted for Donald Trump in 2016 will stick with the president and Republicans again this year, political observers said.
BOZEMAN — Vice President Mike Pence bragged to a big crowd in Bozeman Tuesday afternoon about what he and President Donald Trump have done in the last two years — tax cuts, killing regulations, a new trade agreement with Canada and Mexico.
In his race to unseat Sen. Jon Tester, Matt Rosendale has raised only a fraction of the amount that the incumbent has — about $2 million compared to $14 million.
The confirmation battle playing out in the nation's capital over the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court may also have implications in Montana's midterm elections.
MISSOULA — Montana’s candidates for U.S. Senate wasted no time at their first debate Saturday night clashing over the news of the moment: President Donald Trump's nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court and the divisive nomination process that played out in Washington, D.C., in the last week.
Republican U.S. Rep. Greg Gianforte leads in the latest Montana political poll, while in the Senate Democratic incumbent Jon Tester’s numbers …
GLENDIVE — In the back room of the local VFW, Susan and Jerry Kelly were spending one of the last warm September evenings in this far northeastern corner of the state hearing what Republican U.S. Senate candidate Matt Rosendale had to say.
HELENA — Democrats questioned Thursday whether U.S. Senate candidate Matt Rosendale illegally coordinated with the National Rifle Association based on an audio recording of the Montana Republican saying the NRA planned to support his campaign.
President Donald Trump dug deeper in his attacks on Montana’s senior U.S. Sen. Jon Tester at a Billings rally Thursday night, the president’s …
U.S. Sen. Jon Tester unveiled a new television ad Wednesday promoting his collaboration with President Donald Trump on veterans' issues as the…
President Donald Trump is holding out the possibility of another Montana visit before the general election, the White House has confirmed.
GREAT FALLS — Montana grain growers said Tuesday they’re seeing some immediate hardships from tariffs enacted by Republican President Donald Trump. But one Great Falls-area farmer said he's willing to wait it out for better trade deals down the road.
The official poster from Pearl Jam's concert in Missoula Monday night is drawing fire for drawings that appear to show a skeletal President Donald Trump's body being picked at by a bald eagle while U.S. Sen. Jon Tester flies over a burning White House like Evel Knievel, only on a tractor.
U.S. Senate candidate Matt Rosendale toured a small business in Missoula on Thursday to tout the benefits of the federal tax reform bill passed by Congress in December and accuse his opponent of standing in the way of President Donald Trump’s agenda.
A pair of recent political ads target Montana U.S. Sen. Jon Tester for his 2013 purchase of a home in Washington, D.C.
Vice President Mike Pence roused a crowd of 400 people to vote Matt Rosendale into the U.S. Senate and stay the course with Donald Trump durin…
Republican U.S. Senate candidate Matt Rosendale reported raising a little over $1 million during the first quarter of the year, trailing Montana's senior U.S. Sen. Jon Tester's total of $3 million, according to campaign finance reports posted Friday.
GREAT FALLS — On a blisteringly hot July Friday at the VFW Post 1087 on the east edge of Great Falls, Tom Johnson sat and listened to U.S. Sen. Jon Tester talk about the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
GREAT FALLS — As Montana Democrats gathered at a convention center near the river here to set their platform, the party’s top candidates in this fall's election rallied the crowd to go out and talk to voters around the state about their campaigns.
Montana Republican U.S. Senate candidate Matt Rosendale used accounting maneuvers to make it possible for campaign donors to give him more money this year than is allowed in the 2018 election cycle, according to a story run by The Daily Beast on Thursday.
Republican U.S. Senate candidate Matt Rosendale says he raised $700,000 over the three weeks following his Republican primary victory on June 5.
After President Donald Trump announced Brett Kavanaugh as his nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court Monday night, one of Montana’s U.S. senators praised the judge's experience while the other urged a thorough vetting process.
GREAT FALLS — President Donald Trump wasted no time taking jabs at Montana’s Democratic U.S. Sen. Jon Tester at a rally here Thursday, telling a crowd of about 6,600 to vote the senator out in November.
President Donald Trump, a Republican, has made it clear there’s no love lost between him and Jon Tester, Montana’s senior U.S. senator and a Democrat.
Montana’s congressional delegation doesn’t support an immigration policy that separates children from their parents along the southern U.S. border.
WHITEFISH — Sunday was supposed to be the opening skirmish in “the battle of the flat-tops” — a Montana Broadcasters Association-sponsored debate between U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., and Matt Rosendale, Montana’s state auditor and insurance commissioner who won the June 5 primary vote to become the Republican nominee for Senate.
Going into Tuesday’s primary, Montanans already knew the race for the U.S. Senate seat this year would be a political brawl.
State Auditor Matt Rosendale won the Montana Republican primary for U.S. Senate on Tuesday night, beating out former Billings judge Russ Fagg by a narrow margin.