RSSElections 2012

Former gubernatorial candidate Hill wants state probe quashed

Former gubernatorial candidate Hill wants state probe quashed

HELENA – Defeated gubernatorial candidate Rick Hill has asked a federal court to block a state investigation of a complaint filed last fall by…

Demaris Keefe-Moore running for Hamilton school board seat

Demaris Keefe-Moore running for Hamilton school board seat

The Hamilton School District is holding a mail-in election for three open positions on the Board of Trustees. There are two three-year positio…

Yoakam running for Hamilton School District board seat

The Hamilton School District is holding a mail-in election for three open positions on the Board of Trustees. There are two three-year positio…

Montana judge blocks part of voter-approved immigrant law

HELENA — A Montana judge has blocked part of a voter-approved law that requires proof of citizenship or legal standing to receive state servic…

Obama campaign manager Jim Messina: Voters influenced by friends, neighbors

Obama campaign manager Jim Messina: Voters influenced by friends, neighbors

HELENA – After managing President Barack Obama’s re-election campaign last year, Jim Messina came away with an important lesson about how Amer…

Obama campaign manager Jim Messina: Voters influenced by friends, neighbors

Obama campaign manager Jim Messina: Voters influenced by friends, neighbors

HELENA – After managing President Barack Obama’s re-election campaign last year, Jim Messina came away with an important lesson about how Amer…

Billionaire fracking brothers top donors to Montana political campaigns

Billionaire fracking brothers top donors to Montana political campaigns

HELENA — Two billionaire brothers who made a fortune in the fracking industry and have begun buying up eastern Montana land were the top donor…

Baucus spokeswoman: Amgen favoritism claims false

Baucus spokeswoman: Amgen favoritism claims false

HELENA – U.S. Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., is responding to critics who argue that a provision in the fiscal cliff deal favored pharmaceutical co…

Democrat files complaint against group run by fellow Montana senator

HELENA – State Sen. Brad Hamlett, D-Cascade, has filed a complaint against a political group run by Sen. Jason Priest, R-Red Lodge, contending…

Montanans invited to inaugural balls for Bullock, Walsh

Montanans invited to inaugural balls for Bullock, Walsh

HELENA – An inaugural ball is scheduled for Feb. 9 in Helena to celebrate the inauguration of Gov. Steve Bullock and Lt. Gov. John Walsh and t…

Bullock to be sworn in as Montana’s 24th governor Monday

Bullock to be sworn in as Montana’s 24th governor Monday

HELENA – As a kid, Steve Bullock delivered the morning newspaper every day to the governor’s mansion on the city’s upper eastside. Now someone…

Helena judge rules 'dark money' group violated election laws

HELENA – The conservative “dark money” political group fighting state efforts to force disclosure of its finances lost another key court decis…

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