Gov. Steve Bullock

Bullock Pushes for Preschool
The Billings Gazette reports that Head Start is far and away the most stable public preschool program in Montana, where federally funded classrooms enroll students from Lame Deer to Libby, and most cities in between.
Gov. Steve Bullock is hoping the federal program that has yielded the first Montana-…
Bullock Won’t Deploy Guardsman on a Whim
The Billings Gazette reports that Gov. Steve Bullock will never deploy Montana National Guard troops “based simply on the whim of the President’s morning Twitter habit.” The Democratic governor and possible contender for his party’s presi…
Polygamists Sue State, Yellowstone County
The Billings Gazette reports that a U.S. District Court judge has ruled against a Montana polygamous trio who sought a marriage license two and a half years ago in the wake of the legalization of gay marriage.
Nathan, Vicki and Christine Collier filed suit in federal court in 2015 after Yellowstone C…
Gov. Bullock Proposes School Budget
Gov. Steve Bullock has released a proposed budget for the 2019 biennium would increase K through 12 education funding, but also includes belt-tightening measures for some school districts.  The K through 12 budget proposal is $1.94 billion...
Gianforte Accuses Bullock of Lying on Gun Rights
Greg Gianforte has accused Gov. Steve Bullock of lying about his record on gun rights, suggesting he would align with Hillary Clinton in an as-yet-unsubstantiated plot to (quote) “to take our guns away.” (end quote)  Bullock argues that he is, in fact, a defender of the right to bear arms, without, …
GOP Blames Bullock For Coal Woes
Montana’s Republican candidates seemed to uniformly blame Gov. Steve Bullock for the trouble with the coal industry during a Wednesday meeting at the Billings Public Library.  The meeting of coal stakeholders came one day after an owner of Colstrip Power Plant settled an environ…
AFP Funded Mailer Attacking Gov. Steve Bullock
A group, bankrolled by some of the country’s richest conservative power brokers, is mailing out 400,000 fliers across Montana attacking Democratic Gov. Steve Bullock.  Under the law, Americans for Prosperity- Montana doesn’t yet have to report its political spend…