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Billings Protest
The Gazette reports that about 60 people gathered on the county courthouse lawn Tuesday in downtown Billings to bring attention to the Trump administration’s proposal to cut off federal funding to health care providers that perform abortions or refer patients to clinics that do...
Reports: Zinke Spokeswoman Assaulted by Liberal Activist
The longtime spokeswoman for Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke was physically assaulted by a Democratic operative on Capitol Hill Thursday. Politico, The Daily Caller, and other outlets are now reporting that a man who works for the liberal group known as American Bridge was arrested following the incid…
Pros and Cons of GOP Tax Overhaul
Congressional Republicans are celebrating their first legislative victory of the Trump presidency with passage of a massive GOP tax overhaul, and while businesses in Montana could start seeing the benefits as soon as February, state government could suffer, according to tax expert Ron Yates, speakin…
Zinke Recommends 3 New Monuments
Interior Secretary and former Montana Congressman Ryan Zinke has recommended the creation of three new national monuments to the Trump Administration, including one in Montana. Published reports indicate during a press call Tuesday Zinke released his final report, outlining recommendations he made t…
Trump Cuts May Eliminate Rural Flights
Some of the cost-cutting suggested in the Trump administration budget released on Thursday includes the elimination of federal subsidies for small airline flights from Billings to five rural communities in Eastern Montana.  The cuts would target the 39-year-old Essential Air Service, which subs…