Archive for the 'Montana' Category

Democrat Max Baucus Pushes Mandated Universal Health Care

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Health Care, Montana, Senate

Looks like Obama will have to start herding the cats a lot sooner than he thought. Because not only does Montana Senator Max Baucus want to push universal health care, he wants it to be mandate for everybody which is what Hillary proposed, not Obama. From WSJ: “My door is open and I seek partners […]

November 12th, 2008 | Permalink| 2 Comments »

Rasmussen: Obama Leads By 5 In Montana

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Democrats, Independents, McCain, Montana, Polls, Republicans

Obama – 48% McCain – 43% Well, how about that? A state that Bush won by 20 points in 2004 and 25 points in 2000 has the potential to go blue? Also, last month the numbers were reversed, so this represents a +10 net gain for Obama in a state many wouldn’t think he has […]

July 3rd, 2008 | Permalink| 2 Comments »

Who is Governor Brian Schweitzer?

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Democrats, Montana, Veep, Video

A popular Democratic governor of a red state? Check. A politician who walks the walk of post-partisan politics? Check. A potential VP nominee for Barack Obama? Hmmm… Watch this interview with Charlie Rose and you tell me… Needless to say I’m impressed with Schweitzer’s refreshing candor, as is FiveThirtyEight.com: Last night, Senator Jon Tester impishly […]

June 6th, 2008 | Permalink| 7 Comments »

Obama Wins Montana

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Hillary, Montana

Looks like he’ll win it by a substantial margin since they called it right as polls closed. More numbers as they develop. Tweet

June 3rd, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »

Hillary’s Last Stand

By donar | Related entries in Billary, Cartoons, Democrats, Elections, Hillary, Montana, Pledged Delegates, Political Graffiti

Tweet

June 2nd, 2008 | Permalink| No Comments »

Quote Of The Day

By Justin Gardner | Related entries in Barack, Democrats, Hillary, Montana, Polls

“You have to ask yourself, who is the stronger candidate? And based on every analysis, of every bit of research and every poll that has been taken and every state that a Democrat has to win, I am the stronger candidate against John McCain in the fall.” – Hillary Clinton, lying to a crowd in […]

May 28th, 2008 | Permalink| 1 Comment »