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Monthly Archives: February 2011
Montana lawmakers are in strong disagreement over the status of the budget as they enter the second half of the legislative session. Brittany Wooley of the University of Montana’s Legislative News Bureau reports on why Republicans and Democrats are at … Continue reading
Lawmakers from both parties say their top priorities are jobs and the economy.But, Democrats argue Republicans have strayed from the goal of the session during the first 45 days.Republicans say they are right on track.The University of Montana’s Brittany Wooley … Continue reading
During the first 45 days of the legislative session, lawmakers have considered at least ten bills nullifying or defying federal law. Brittany Wooley of UM’s Legislative News Bureau reports on the controversy these bills have stirred.
The House has voted down a bill that would have made it a crime for police to enforce some federal firearms laws. Bill supporters said firearms regulation is primarily a state responsibility, not a federal one. But, opponents argued the … Continue reading