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Montana Lawmaker Wants 'Hippy Hippy Shake' To Be State's Official Rock Song
The bill's introduction borrows from the song's lyrics in saying: "WHEREAS, Montanans shake it to the left and shake it to the right and do everything with all of their might."
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This State Wanted To Expand Healthcare For The Poor. Big Tobacco Helped To Kill That Idea.
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The tobacco industry put in $17.2 million to oppose a Medicaid ballot measure in Montana. Proponents raised $9.7 million.
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Despite Court Ruling To Eliminate Obamacare, States Plan To Expand Healthcare For The Poor
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Voters in Idaho, Nebraska and Utah recently approved plans to extend health insurance to 331,000.
Jon Tester Was Donald Trump’s Top Target. Here’s How He Survived.
Democrats can win in rural states, but the formula isn’t easy to replicate.
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Montana Inmate Claims Religious Right To Smoke Pot In Jail
Adam Owen Grady cited the Bible in his complaint against Missoula County jail, claiming God gave people “every herb bearing seed.”
Protecting Public Lands Was A Winning Platform In Elections Out West
Conservation groups are hailing the victories as a rebuke of the Trump administration’s policies.
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Federal Judge Halts Construction Of Keystone XL Pipeline
The Trump administration must carry out a valid environmental review before the project can proceed, rules a U.S. District Court judge in Montana.
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Democratic Senator Jon Tester Wins Re-election In Montana
The senator stood up to Donald Trump and won in a state where the president is overwhelmingly popular.
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Republican Rep. Greg Gianforte Avoids Upset To Win Re-election In Montana
The freshman congressman spent heavily to secure his re-election, lending his campaign $1 million in the closing weeks.
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Campaigns In High Gear 3 Days Before Midterm Elections
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Control of both houses of Congress and 36 governors’ offices will be at stake.
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Montana Woman Rescues Wandering Llama From Yellowstone Park
The llama ran off after guides loosened his halter because it irritated the spot of a previously abscessed tooth.
Like Father, Like Son: Donald Trump Jr. Calls Sen. Jon Tester 'Garbage' At Rally
President's son cranks up insulting rhetoric after bombs were mailed to his father's opponents.
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Body-Slammed Reporter May Challenge Gianforte Assault Settlement Over New 'Lies'
The GOP lawmaker appears to revert to his old claim that he didn't start the fight — which he admitted in a guilty plea.
Voters In 4 Red States Could Give Health Care To 400,000 On Election Day
Fed up with waiting for elected officials to act on Medicaid expansion, organizers in Idaho, Montana, Nebraska and Utah got the question on the ballot to let the people decide.
Montana Greets Trump With Massive 'LIAR' And 'IMPEACH' Signs
The president received a less-than-warm greeting from protesters in Montana.
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In This State, Many Rural Voters Trust Strangers To Deliver Their Ballots -- But That May Not Be An Option Next Time
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Montana may become the next state to ban “ballot harvesting” in the name of election integrity.
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Montana Restaurant Axes Donald Trump Jr. Campaign Rally: 'Just Not Who We Are'
Former Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle had been slated to join her boyfriend in Bozeman.
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Steve Bullock Should Be On Democrats' 2020 Radar
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He won re-election in a state Trump carried by 20 points. But he's not yet a household name.
Trump Can’t Say “Anonymous”
President Donald Trump’s own tongue seemed to be working to thwart him at a rally in Montana.
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Donald Trump Struggles To Say The Word ‘Anonymous’ During Montana Rally
The president attacked the unnamed source of a New York Times op-ed.
Jimmy Kimmel Mistakes Drone For 'Biggest Bug In The World,' Has Priceless Reaction
The "Jimmy Kimmel Live" host was caught on the drone's camera while fishing on Montana's Blackfoot River.
Protester Confronts Zinke On Climate Change, He Snaps: 'You Haven't Served'
"I'd like to see your child have to fight for energy," the Interior secretary at the conservative Freedom Conference.
Trump Faces Backlash For Using The Me Too Movement As A Punchline
President Trump attacked Elizabeth Warren with a racist joke that culminated with a punchline about sexual assault.
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Tom Brady Encounters Bear In The Woods And Gets Delightfully Pumped
The superstar quarterback was gobsmacked by nature in Montana.
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'Wolf-Like' Animal That Baffled Officials Turns Out To Be A Regular Wolf
A DNA test solved this Montana mystery for good.
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Environmentalists Rip Ryan Zinke For Booting Yellowstone Bison Protector
"It's a hell of a way to be treated after four decades," says park superintendent Dan Wenk.
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