Voters Tuesday picked Republican state auditor Matt Rosendale to challenge Democratic U.S. Senator Jon Tester come November. His victory came as a big surprise to few.
Kathleen Williams' victory in the Democratic U.S. House primary on the other hand, that was an eye opener.
The former three-term state lawmaker from Bozeman eked out a two point win over John Heenan for the right to square off against Republican incumbant Greg Gianforte.
University of Montana Political Science Professor Rob Saldin says Williams ran a strong campaign despite being cash poor.