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Max Baucus Retiring

Senate Committee Approves Baucus For China Post

AP | Posted 02.04.2014 | Politics

BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate Foreign Relations committee has easily approved President Barack Obama's nomination of veter...

Dem Senator Faces Senate Colleagues In Confirmation Hearing

AP | Posted 01.28.2014 | Politics

BY STEPHEN OHLEMACHER, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Max Baucus told his Senate colleagues Tuesday that he would work to build a mo...

Obama's Baucus Nomination Reflects Key Economic Point

AP | MATTHEW PENNINGTON | Posted 12.21.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nomination of veteran Sen. Max Baucus as U.S. ambassador to China reflects the importance to Washington of advancing the econo...

Retiring Dem Senator Poised To Get Diplomatic Plum

AP | STEPHEN OHLEMACHER | Posted 12.20.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Max Baucus, the Montana Democrat who helped Republican George W. Bush win sweeping tax cuts, led the design of President Bara...

Jason Linkins

Brian Schweitzer On Washington: 'Most Of The People You Talk To Are Frauds' | Jason Linkins | Posted 06.20.2013 | Politics

Former Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer (D) is being pretty coy about it, but it's generally understood that he is mulling a run for the Senate seat curr...

Max Baucus, the Senator from K Street -- A Poster Boy for Campaign Finance Reform

Pearl Korn | Posted 07.08.2013 | Politics
Pearl Korn

He has served his paymasters year in and year out in his long Senate career, leaving little doubt in anyone's mind as to whom he really represents -- his nickname is the "Senator from K Street," and he alone carries that distinction.

Max Baucus Says Call To Retire 'Whispered To Me Among The Elk Resting In A Meadow'

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 04.26.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Max Baucus (D-Mont.) is really happy about retiring from the Senate. So happy, in fact, that he's turning to poetry to explain the ...

Dem Senator Retiring With Millions In Unspent Funds

AP | MATT VOLZ | Posted 04.24.2013 | Politics

HELENA, Mont. -- Sen. Max Baucus' decision not to run for re-election in 2014 leaves the Montana Democrat with more than $4.8 million in campaign mone...

Dem Senator's Exit May Prompt Free-For-All

AP | MATT GOURAS and MATTHEW BROWN | Posted 04.24.2013 | Politics

HELENA, Mont. -- U.S. Sen. Max Baucus' surprise announcement that he won't run for a seventh term could mean a free-for-all for a Senate seat that has...

The Daily Szep- Senator Baucus to Retire

Paul Szep | Posted 06.23.2013 | Politics
Paul Szep


Former Montana Gov. Considering Senate Run

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 04.23.2013 | Politics

With Sen. Max Baucus (D-Mont.) announcing Tuesday that he won't seek a seventh Senate term in 2014, the speculation about a potential successor has qu...

Retiring Dem Senator Stood Out For His GOP Sympathies

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 04.23.2013 | Politics

Sen. Max Baucus (D-Mont.) announced Tuesday that he won't seek reelection in 2014 after six terms in the upper chamber. Baucus, who serves as the S...

Senate Democrat Retiring

Posted 04.23.2013 | Politics

Sen. Max Baucus (D-Mont.) won't seek reelection in 2014, the Washington Post reported on Tuesday. Baucus would have been running for his seventh te...