The Senate could move as soon as this week to pass their own version of President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion Covid relief bill.
Two new pieces of legislation that would cause broad shifts in the Montana college athletics sphere have been introduced in the state Senate.
The decision is likely to give the incoming Biden administration a freer hand to regulate emissions from power plants, one of the major sources of climate-damaging fossil fuel emissions.
Acting Homeland Security Secretary Chad Wolf is stepping down from his post, days after criticizing President Donald Trump over the riot at the U.S. Capitol.
The case "may be a next step in the court's, for lack of a better word, rediscovery of the foundational concepts of federal Indian law, like respect for tribal sovereignty."
Montana's Supreme Court has upheld a lower court ruling that canceled state regulator approval of mining on private land north of Yellowstone National Park.
Montana Lottery won’t appeal an October court ruling opening up sports betting to businesses that don't have an alcoholic beverage license.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Amy Coney Barrett's first votes on the Supreme Court could include two big topics affecting the man who appointed her.
A federal judge has denied a request by Native American tribes to halt construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada over worries about potential spills and damage to cultural sites.
The top official at the U.S. Bureau of Land Management said Thursday he's still working despite a federal judge ruling he's illegally holding the position.
(AP) — The Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that the Trump administration can end census field operations early, in a blow to efforts to make sure minorities and hard-to-enumerate communities are properly counted in the crucial once-a-decade tally.
The Montana Supreme Court has stayed a lower court's order requiring any ballot with an Election Day postmark to be counted.
Montana’s secretary of state has filed notice that he plans to appeal a court ruling that extended the deadline for county elections offices to accept 2020 general election ballots returned by mail.
Another Montana solar project has won a state Supreme Court ruling against NorthWestern Energy and the Montana Public Service Commission, which “chose unlawful methodologies” to render a solar farm near Billings uneconomical.
Yellowstone County on Tuesday will see the first of back-to-back trials ahead of the November election over how and when ballots may be returned in Montana.
The Montana Supreme Court on Monday sided with solar power developers and environmentalists who had accused regulators and the state's largest utility of trying to kill renewable energy projects.
He’s been called a biased, overreaching judge by critics in the oil and gas industry and President Donald Trump tagged one of his rulings halting construction on the Keystone XL pipeline as “a disgrace” made for political reasons.
Grizzly bears in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem have not reached the requirements to lose their federal protection and a federal agency moved too fast in delisting them, according to a new court ruling
The Supreme Court on Tuesday made it easier for religious schools to obtain public funds, upholding a Montana scholarship program that allows state tax credits for private schooling.
In a 5-4 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court appears to have revived Montana's school choice tax credit program.
Federal courts have delivered a string of rebukes to the Trump administration over what they found were failures to protect the environment and address climate change as it promotes fossil fuel interests and the extraction of natural resources from public lands.