Billings Gazette http://mtpr.org en Bullock says he was not in touch with Democratic operatives on Walsh appointment http://mtpr.org/post/bullock-says-he-was-not-touch-democratic-operatives-walsh-appointment <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Governor Steve Bullock said Friday he spoke to no Democratic Party officials ahead of appointing John Walsh to the U.S. Senate other than to tell Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid the issue was “none of your damn business.”</span></p><p>This is in response to criticism from the state GOP, which has described the move as a political backroom deal orchestrated to help Democrats maintain control of the Senate in the 2014 election.</p> Sat, 15 Feb 2014 00:52:12 +0000 Dan Boyce 15029 at http://mtpr.org Bullock says he was not in touch with Democratic operatives on Walsh appointment