Friends in High Places

Schweitzer wins seat on board of company he intervened on behalf of during auto bailout
Former Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer / AP

Former Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer won a seat on the board of a major mining company on May 2 and will now benefit from a deal he brokered on behalf of the company as the state’s Democratic governor.

A Hilltop Too Far

Campaign finance reform advocate Gov. Steve Bullock accused of illegal campaign coordination
Steve Bullock / AP

One of the left’s most prominent campaign finance reform advocates has been accused of illegally coordinating with a host of liberal groups en route to winning a gubernatorial election last year.

Democrats Gone Wild

The first debate between Montana Senate hopeful Rep. Denny Rehberg (R.) and incumbent Jon Tester (D.) was marred by several instances of possible assault, NBC Montana reports.