Media groups sue lawmakers for closed meetings

BY: - February 16, 2021

More than a dozen media organizations, including the Daily Montanan, have filed suit against Republicans in the legislature for meeting privately to determine the outcome of bills before they take action on them, which the lawsuit alleges is unconstitutional. The lawsuit, filed on Friday in Lewis and Clark County, alleges that an informal practice of […]

New book traces the rise of the modern Republican Party

BY: - February 9, 2021

As the second impeachment trial of former President Donald J. Trump begins, the Republican Party faces an impeachment of its leader and struggles to keep control of its members. On one hand, Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene of Georgia has taken taken to social media to forward conspiracy theories while Rep. Liz Cheney of Wyoming is […]