The Natural Resources Defense Council has begun a series of television ads in Montana that are highly critical of President Donald Trump and his Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke over several different issues.
Montana Senator Steve Daines held a press conference from his office in Washington on Tuesday, just moments after returning from the EPA headquarters, where President Donald Trump signed the Executive Order halting President Obama's Clean Power Plan.
New Colstrip owners and Sierra Club and the Montana Environmental Information Center announced earlier this week the shutdown of Colstrip units one and two on or before 2022. Reactions varied, but Montana Gov. Steve Bullock joined Sen. Steve Daines and others who were devastated by the news.