Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer Calls for States to Move Towards Single Payer

By: Thursday September 29, 2011 7:35 am

Montana’s Democratic Governor Brian Schweitzer believes his state should follow Vermont’s lead in progressive health care reform at the state level. He plans to ask the federal government to grant Montana waivers to adopt a better system modeled after the one used in the neighboring Canadian province of Saskatchewan. From the Billings Gazette: Schweitzer told [...]

Health Care Action in the States

By: Friday July 31, 2009 12:04 pm

Here’s a round-up of the latest action in Minnesota, Oklahoma, Colorado, Connecticut, Kentucky, Texas, New Mexico, Montana, Maryland and Delaware.

The 50-State Strategy In Action–Obama Leads In Montana

By: Thursday July 3, 2008 8:03 am

This might be a window into why that shakeup just took place at the top of Team McCain. In the past, Republicans have derided Obama’s attempts to increase the playing field beyond a dozen or so swing states. Well, with polls showing him leading in Virginia and Colorado, and within the margin of error in North Carolina and Georgia, you may have thought he had already accomplished that.

The GOP’s No Good Very Bad Day

By: Thursday June 5, 2008 7:12 am

While all the attention was on the Democratic presidential race Tuesday, it turns out the GOP had a very bad day, to say the least.

In New Mexico, Steve Pearce, the much more conservative Congressman, edged out Heather Wilson, a more moderate Republican with a much better shot of winning the open Senate race.

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