Commissioner of Political Practices

Commissioner Motl to Remain Until Replacement is Found
The Montana Supreme Court has ruled that Commissioner of Political Practices Jonathan Motl’s term ended Jan. 1, but the court has ordered Motl to stay in place until a replacement is appointed.  In December former Helena State Sen. Christine Kaufmann, Secretary of State Linda Mc…
Safe Montana Concealed Billboard Contract
Montana’s Commissioner of Political Practices Jonathan Motl said Thursday that the founder of Safe Montana directed a contractor not to release information about a series of it’s anti-medical marijuana billboards which totaled $20,560, earlier than the October financi…
AG Fights To Restore Montana Contribution Limits
Attorney General Tim Fox’s office filed a motion for an immediate partial stay in the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals after a ruling by U.S. District Judge Charles Lovell struck down Montana’s campaign contribution limits.  The brief was filed late yesterday afternoon, and the attorney general’s offi…