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This impeachment is not about Trump, it’s about the next person

When Donald Trump became the only president in our tangled history to be impeached twice, Americans might well have found themselves asking, “What now?” The...

Praise the Lord and pass the pipe bomb

Jim and Tammy Faye Bakker singing “Praise the Lord” on the TV was the soundtrack of my childhood. As I’d get ready for school or...

It’s the message, not the medium

I agree with U.S. Sen. Steve Daines for all the wrong reasons. Last week, as Twitter and other social media took the nearly unprecedented step...

You fooled us once. Let’s make sure there’s not a next...

We have a crisis of credulity in this country. We’ve become a nation of dupes. The inability of far too many Americans to separate...

O’Loughlin: Montana can’t afford cuts to health and human services

Imagine someone gave you $1 million and told you to spend $1,000 every day and come back when you ran out of money. You...

Trost: Are nursing homes solutions or problems?

Upon receiving many phone calls from frustrated family members, many of whom blame long-term care with the slowness of vaccinations among residents of senior...

Ehrlick: We must choose our words more carefully

There’s the phrase: Elections have consequences. The day after a coup attempt at the U.S. Capitol, that phrase sounds a little plastic, a little overmatched. Good...

Bullock: The humbling privilege of being a Montana governor

As any parent knows, time is more often measured by the milestones of our children than our own lives. When I first entered this...

Ehrlick: Introducing the Daily Montanan. You’re always welcome here.

Nearly a year ago, I left The Billings Gazette fairly certain about two things — first, that we needed more journalists, not fewer, and that...

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