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Gov. Bullock during a 2016 campaign stop at UM in Missoula.
Mike Albans

Editor's Note: This post was updated at 3:30 p.m., Friday, June 8, 2018. 

Governor Steve Bullock signed an executive order Friday aimed at reforming dark money campaign contributions.

Bonding Bill Opens at Montana Legislature

Jan 13, 2017

In principal, the main bill that funds road, water, and other infrastructure projects continues to have broad support.

“We do fully support the notion of increased funding at that local level for critical infrastructure, like roads, bridges, water and sewer and the use of bonding in supporting that infrastructure,” said Darryl James of the Montana Infrastructure Coalition.


Infrastructure Looms As Defining Issue In Montana Legislative Races

May 16, 2016
Infrastructure Looms As Defining Issue In Montana Legislative Races
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HELENA, Mont. (AP) — At the end of the last legislative session, Montana Rep. Scott Staffanson pleaded for the House to reconsider a contentious infrastructure bill that failed by a single vote.