A bill to legalize sports betting in Montana has passed out of a Senate committee.
On Saturday, Senator Steve Daines heard directly from veterans on the issues they face with the Veteran’s Administration (VA) in rural areas.
The first committee vote on the bills to continue Medicaid expansion in Montana has been delayed.
For several sessions, state lawmakers have rejected funding for a proposed new Montana Historical Society museum in Helena — but this time, a GOP senator hopes a new funding source that also spreads money statewide will get the project approved.
State agencies are donating medical equipment to help a Tribal Healthcare Apprenticeship program on the Fort Belknap Indian Reservation.
State lawmakers are talking about getting movie companies to come to the Treasure State with the help of a new bill.
Montana Attorney General Tim Fox signed a letter along with a coalition of attorneys general across the country calling on congress to pass the TRACED Act.
While the 2020 election is a long way off, Republicans and Democrats alike in Montana are already prepping for what could be a game-changing event: Republican Congressman Greg Gianforte running for governor.
State regulators reviewing NorthWestern Energy’s proposed $35 million rate increase voted Tuesday to reject most of the company’s requests to strike testimony on the future costs to ratepayers for the Colstrip 4 power plant.
Proposed legislation heard at the State Capitol Tuesday would legalize sports gambling in Montana, but only in qualified locations like taverns.
A majority of the state Public Service Commission Monday threw its support behind the controversial bill designed to help NorthWestern Energy buy an additional part of the Colstrip 4 power plant, to keep it operating well into the future.
In this weeks’s Face the State, MTN Chief Political Reporter Mike Dennison sits down with Jon Sesso and Eric Moore, at the midpoint of the 2019 legislative session. The group talks Medicaid, infrastructure, and more.
Saturday night, Senator Steve Daines was in Kalispell, at the Glacier Jet Center, welcoming home Kalispell’s 495th CSSB.
The crowd started gathering early for Saturday’s dual hearing before the House Human Services Committee on the two competing bills that would continue Medicaid expansion.
Montana firefighters were at the Legislature Friday continuing their fight for coverage for on-the-job illnesses.