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Journalist Hedrick Smith On The Historic 2016 Campaign Season
Bree Zender

Journalist and author Hedrick Smith recently delivered a President’s lecture at the University of Montana about the widespread political disaffection in America. Smith won the Pulitzer prize for international reporting while covering Russia and Eastern Europe for the New York Times. After his newspaper career, he went on to win Emmys for his work on the award-winning PBS Frontline series. 

Smith talked with Sally Mauk at MTPR studios to give his take on this historic campaign season.

Bernie Sanders Supporters Will Rally Saturday in Butte

May 4, 2016

Supporters of Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders say the race for the Democratic nomination is not over. With one month to go before Montana’s primary election, they’ve scheduled a training session and rally Saturday in Butte.

Margot Kidder of Livingston is one of the organizers. She says Butte was selected because of its deep roots in this country’s labor union movement.

Clinton vs. Sanders Race Rolling Toward Montana

Apr 12, 2016
Clinton vs. Sanders Race Rolling Toward Montana
Phil Roeder, Gage Skidmore / Flickr

As the race for the Democratic presidential nomination heads deeper into spring, some Montana Democrats are wondering if lightning will strike twice. That’s because for the second time in eight years their party may not have a clear-cut presidential nominee by the time Montana’s June 7 primary rolls around.

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