Election Contests and Ballot Measures

November 6, 2018 Montana General Election

Montana

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US Senate
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Rick Breckenridge - L
Matthew M. Rosendale, Sr. - R
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/63rd/leg_info.asp?HouseID=2&SessionID=107&LAWSID=12602
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Jon Tester - D
US House of Representatives
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Greg Gianforte - R
►Websitegregformontana.com
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Elinor Swanson - L
►Websitewww.swanson4liberty.com
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Kathleen Williams - D
►Websitekathleenhd65.com
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Montana Senate
State Senator District 1
State Senator District 4
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Mark W. Blasdel - R
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/62nd/leg_info.asp?HouseID=0&SessionID=94&LAWSID=6480
Diane Taylor-Mahnke - D
State Senator District 5
State Senator District 8
Susan A. Webber - D
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/64th/leg_info.asp?HouseID=1&SessionID=109&LAWSID=16526
State Senator District 9
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Kurt J. Dyer - D
Bruce "Butch" Gillespie - R
►Websitewww.gillespie4mtsenate.com/
State Senator District 11
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Tom Jacobson - D
Adam Rosendale - R
State Senator District 12
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Carlie Boland - D
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/62nd/leg_info.asp?HouseID=0&LAWSID=6461
Steven E. Galloway - R
State Senator District 13
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Brian E. Hoven - R
►Websitewww.brianhoven.net/
Bob Moretti - D
►WebsiteMorettiforhd20.weebly.com
Kevin Vincent Leatherbarrow - L
State Senator District 14
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Russel E. Tempel - R
►Websitewww.tempelformtsenate.com/
Paul Tuss - D
State Senator District 19
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Kenneth Bogner - R
►Websitekennethbogner.com/
Mary Zeiss Stange - D
State Senator District 20
Duane Ankney - R
►WebsiteAnkneyforsenate.com
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State Senator District 22
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Douglas Doug Kary - R
►Websiteelectdougkary.com
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Jennifer Merecki - D
►Websitewww.mereckiformontanasd22.com/
State Senator District 24
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Tom McGillvray - R
Mary McNally - D
State Senator District 27
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Cary Smith - R
Bryan Stafford - D
State Senator District 29
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David Howard - R
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/62nd/leg_info.asp?HouseID=0&SessionID=94&LAWSID=6469
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Elizabeth "Betsy" Scanlin - D
►Websitewww.scanlinforsenate.com/
State Senator District 30
State Senator District 32
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Pat Flowers - D
►Websitepatflowersformontana.com/
Jedediah Hinkle - R
►Websitejedediahhinkle.com
Francis Wendt - L
►Websitefranciswendt.com
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State Senator District 33
Jennifer "JP" Pomnichowski - D
►Websitewww.Jpformontana.com
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State Senator District 34
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Sam Newville - D
Gordon Gordy Vance - R
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/61st/leg_info.asp?HouseID=1&SessionID=94&LAWSID=6486
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State Senator District 41
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Janet Ellis - D
►Websitejanetellishd81.wordpress.com
John Schmidt - R
State Senator District 42
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Jill Cohenour - D
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/62nd/leg_info.asp?HouseID=1&SessionID=94&LAWSID=2594
Bob Leach - R
State Senator District 43
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Patrick Connell - R
►Websiteconnellforhd87.com
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Laura Garber - I
►Websitewww.garber4mtcommunity.net/
Jason Ellsworth - R
State Senator District 48
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Nate McConnell - D
Adam S. Pummill - R
►Websitewww.AdamPummillforMT.com
State Senator District 49
State Senator District 50
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Bryce Bennett - D
►Websitebennettforhouse.com
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Niki Sardot - R
Montana House
State Representative District 1
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Donald Coats - D
Steve Gunderson - R
State Representative District 2
State Representative District 3
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Zac Perry - D
►Websitezacperry4hd3.wordpress.com
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Shawn Guymon - L
►Websitewww.shawnguymon.com
Jerry O'Neil - R
State Representative District 4
State Representative District 5
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David B. Fern - D
►Websitefriendsofdavefern.com
Cindy Dyson - L
State Representative District 6
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Mary Custer - D
Carl Glimm - R
►Websitewww.glimmforhouse.com
State Representative District 7
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James H. Cossitt - D
►Websitewww.cossittlaw.com
Frank Garner - R
State Representative District 8
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John Fuller - R
Sid Daoud - L
State Representative District 9
State Representative District 10
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Mark R. Noland - R
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/64th/leg_info.asp?HouseID=0&SessionID=109&LAWSID=16515
Bill Jones - L
State Representative District 11
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JoBeth Blair - D
►Websitewww.jobethhd11.com/
Derek Skees - R
State Representative District 12
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Susan T. Evans - D
Greg Hertz - R
State Representative District 13
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Bob Brown - R
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/64th/leg_info.asp?HouseID=1&SessionID=109&LAWSID=16494
Chris Gross - D
State Representative District 14
State Representative District 15
Marvin R. Weatherwax, Jr. - D
State Representative District 16
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Tyson T. Runningwolf - D
K. Webb Galbreath - R
State Representative District 17
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Ross H. Fitzgerald - R
►Websiterossfitzgerald.org
Rick Kerr - D
State Representative District 18
Llew Jones - R
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/63rd/leg_info.asp?HouseID=0&SessionID=107&LAWSID=13870
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State Representative District 19
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Wendy McKamey - R
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/64th/leg_info.asp?HouseID=0&SessionID=109&LAWSID=16511
Lynelle Melton - D
State Representative District 20
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Fred Anderson - R
Keaton Sunchild - D
►Websitevotekeatonsunchild.com
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State Representative District 21
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Edward Buttrey - R
►WebsiteButtrey4senate.com
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Leesha Ford - D
State Representative District 22
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Laura Dever - D
Lola Sheldon-Galloway - R
State Representative District 23
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Brad Hamlett - D
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/62nd/leg_info.asp?HouseID=0&LAWSID=6466
William Smith - R
State Representative District 24
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Barbara Bessette - D
Mike "Mac" McNamara - R
State Representative District 25
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Jasmine Krotkov - D
Jeremy Trebas - R
►Websitewww.trebasformthouse.com
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State Representative District 26
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Casey J. Schreiner - D
►Websiteschreinerformt.com
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Michael K. Cooper - R
►Websitewww.montanavoting.com
State Representative District 27
State Representative District 28
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Jacob Bachmeier - D
Conor Burns - L
Robert Sivertsen - I
State Representative District 29
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Dan Bartel - R
Rachel Stansberry - D
►Websiterachelstansberrymt.org/
State Representative District 31
Bridget Smith - D
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/63rd/leg_info.asp?HouseID=0&SessionID=107&LAWSID=15139
State Representative District 32
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Jonathan Windy Boy - D
►Websitejonathanwindyboy.com
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Gilbert Bruce Meyers - R
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/64th/leg_info.asp?HouseID=0&SessionID=109&LAWSID=16512
State Representative District 33
State Representative District 34
State Representative District 35
Joel G. Krautter - R
►Websitewww.joelforrichlandco.com
State Representative District 36
State Representative District 37
Frederick Eric Moore - R
►Websitewww.ericmooreforsenate.com
State Representative District 38
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Kenneth L. Holmlund - R
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/64th/leg_info.asp?HouseID=0&SessionID=109&LAWSID=16505
Bert Pezzarossi - D
State Representative District 39
Geraldine Custer - R
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/sessions/64th/leg_info.asp?HouseID=0&SessionID=109&LAWSID=16497
State Representative District 40
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Lisa Barton - D
Barry Usher - R
►Websitebarryusherformontana.com
State Representative District 41
Patricia Rae Peppers - D
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/63rd/leg_info.asp?HouseID=0&SessionID=107&LAWSID=15247
State Representative District 42
Sharon Stewart Peregoy - D
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/64th/leg_info.asp?HouseID=0&SessionID=109&LAWSID=13694
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State Representative District 43
State Representative District 44
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Ming Cabrera - D
►Websitewww.mingforlegislature.com/
Dale Mortensen - R
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/64th/leg_info.asp?HouseID=1&SessionID=109&LAWSID=16514
State Representative District 45
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Danny Choriki - D
►Websitechorikiformontana.com
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Daniel Zolnikov - R
►Websitedanielzolnikov.com
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State Representative District 46
State Representative District 47
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Katharin A. Kelker - D
►Websitewww.votekathykelker.com
Colton Zaugg - R
State Representative District 48
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Jessica L. Karjala - D
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/64th/leg_info.asp?HouseID=1&SessionID=109&LAWSID=16506
Jessica L. Karjala - D
State Representative District 49
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Emma Kerr-Carpenter - D
►Websitewww.emmaformontana.org/
Colin Nygaard - R
State Representative District 50
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Jade Bahr - D
Quentin Eggart - R
Nathan McKenty - L
State Representative District 51
State Representative District 52
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Amelia Marquez - D
►Websitemarquezformontana.com
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Rodney Garcia - R
State Representative District 53
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Dennis Robert Lenz - R
Clementine Lindley - D
►Websiteclementinehd53.com
State Representative District 54
State Representative District 55
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Kathleen O'Donnell - D
Vince Ricci - R
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/64th/leg_info.asp?HouseID=1&SessionID=109&LAWSID=16521
State Representative District 56
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Janna J. Lind - D
Sue Vinton - R
►Websitemrlcc.gop/2016/02/sue-vinton-files-to-run-for-state-legislature
State Representative District 57
Forrest J. Mandeville - R
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/64th/leg_info.asp?HouseID=1&SessionID=109&LAWSID=16509
State Representative District 58
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Anna Drew - D
►Websitewww.annadrewformt.com/
Seth Berglee - R
►Websitewww.sethberglee.com
State Representative District 59
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Linda Burch - D
Alan Redfield - R
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/64th/leg_info.asp?HouseID=0&SessionID=109&LAWSID=15143
State Representative District 60
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Laurie Bishop - D
Dan Skattum - R
State Representative District 61
State Representative District 62
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Tom Woods - D
►Websitetomwoodsformontana.com
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Jen Petersen - L
State Representative District 63
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Zach Brown - D
►Websitewww.brownformontana.org
Joey Chester - R
►Websitechesterformontana.com
State Representative District 64
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Denise Albrecht - D
Kerry E. White - R
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/63rd/leg_info.asp?HouseID=1&SessionID=107&LAWSID=15255
State Representative District 65
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Christopher Pope - D
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/64th/leg_info.asp?HouseID=1&SessionID=109&LAWSID=16520
Jane Gillette - R
►Websitejaneforbozeman.com
State Representative District 66
Denise Hayman - D
►WebsiteHaymanforhousedistrict66.com
State Representative District 67
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Tom Burnett - R
Kristine Menicucci - D
►Websitemenicucciforhd67.com/
State Representative District 68
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Bruce Grubbs - R
Seth Mangini - D
►Websitesethformontana.com
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State Representative District 69
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Walt Sales - R
►Websitewww.waltsales4montana.com
Joshua-Luke O'Connor - L
►Websitewww.oconnor4montana.com
State Representative District 70
State Representative District 71
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Jay A. Frederick - D
►Websitewww.jayformontana.com/
Ray L. Shaw - R
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/64th/leg_info.asp?HouseID=1&SessionID=109&LAWSID=15144
Michael White - L
State Representative District 72
State Representative District 73
Jim Keane - D
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/63rd/leg_info.asp?HouseID=2&SessionID=107&LAWSID=13544
State Representative District 74
State Representative District 75
State Representative District 76
Ryan Lynch - R
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/63rd/leg_info.asp?HouseID=0&SessionID=107&LAWSID=15256
State Representative District 77
State Representative District 78
Gordon Pierson, Jr. - D
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/64th/leg_info.asp?HouseID=0&SessionID=109&LAWSID=15259
State Representative District 79
Robert Farris-Olsen - D
►Websitewww.robfarris-olsen.com
State Representative District 80
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Becky Beard - R
Catherine Scott - D
►Websitecatherinescottforoffice.wordpress.com/
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State Representative District 81
Mary M. Caferro - D
State Representative District 82
Moffie Funk - D
►WebsiteFunkformontana.com
State Representative District 83
Kim Abbott - D
►Websitewww.kimabbottforlegislature.com
State Representative District 84
Mary Ann Dunwell - D
►WebsiteDunwellforhd84.com
State Representative District 85
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Laura Jackson - D
Theresa Manzella - R
►Websitewww.manzellaformontana.com
State Representative District 86
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David Bedey - R
Jason F. Nickisch - D
►Websitesecure.actblue.com/donate/nickisch-hd-86
State Representative District 87
Nancy Ballance - R
State Representative District 88
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Margaret J. Gorski - D
►WebsiteMargaretforhd88.com
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Sharon Greef - R
State Representative District 89
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Katie Sullivan - D
►Websitewww.katiesullivanhd89.com
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David "Doc" Moore - R
State Representative District 90
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Marilyn Marler - D
►Websitesecure.actblue.com/contribute/page/marlerhd90
Nick Knowles - R
State Representative District 91
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Connie Keogh - D
►Websiteconniekeoghforhd91.com
Aldo Sardot - R
State Representative District 92
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Lee Bridges - D
Mike Hopkins - R
►WebsiteMikeformontana..com
State Representative District 93
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Eldena N. Bear Don't Walk - D
Joe Read - R
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/62nd/leg_info.asp?HouseID=1&SessionID=106&LAWSID=8069
State Representative District 94
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Kimberly P. Dudik - D
►Websiteleg.mt.gov/css/Sessions/64th/leg_info.asp?HouseID=1&SessionID=109&LAWSID=15267
Dean Rehbein - R
►Websitewww.deanrehbein.com/
State Representative District 95
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Shane A. Morigeau - D
Donald Kenck - R
State Representative District 96
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Adam Hertz - R
►Websitewww.adamformontana.com
Thomas Winter - D
►Websitewinterforhouse.com/
State Representative District 97
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Patrick Thomas Maloney - D
►Websitewww.maloney4statehouseandyou.org/
Brad Tschida - R
►WebsiteWww.tschidaformontana.com
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State Representative District 98
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Willis Curdy - D
►WebsiteWilliscurdy4hd98.com
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Jessuah Bardgett - L
Jim Sadler - R
State Representative District 99
State Representative District 100
Andrea Olsen - D
►Websitewww.andreaolsenformt.com/
Referendums and Ballot Measures
Legislative Referendum No. 128 - An Act Submitting a 6-Mill Levy for Continued Support of the Montana University System to the Electorate; And Providing an Effective Date and a Termination Date.
The 2017 Montana legislature has submitted this proposal for a vote. LR-128 asks Montana voters to continue the existing 6-mill levy to support Montana's public colleges and universities. Without voter approval, the current 6-mill levy to support Montana's public colleges and universities will expire in January 2019. If passed, this proposal will be effective on January 1, 2019 and terminate January 1, 2029.According to revenue estimates, the projected annual revenue from the 6-mill levy is $20,890,000 for fiscal year 2020 and is estimated to grow to $23,620,000 by fiscal year 2023.[] YES on Legislative Referendum LR-128[] NO on Legislative Referendum LR-128
Legislative Referendum No. 129 - Prohibiting the Collection of Another Individual's Ballot; Providing Exceptions; Requiring Certain Individuals Who Are Authorized to Collect Ballots to Provide Certain Information When Delivering the Ballot to a Polling Place or Election Administrator's Office; Providing Penalties and Definitions; Providing That the Proposed Act Be Submitted to the Qualified Electors of Montana; And Providing an Immediate Effective Date.
The 2017 Legislature has submitted this proposal for a vote. LR-129 prohibits a person from collecting another voter's ballot, with certain exceptions. The prohibition would not apply to an election official, postal worker, caregiver, family member, household member, or an acquaintance. Any such individuals that are caregivers, family members, household members or acquaintances would be required to sign a registry at the polling place or the election administrator's office when delivering the ballot and are required to provide the following information: the individual's name, address, and phone number; the voter's name and address; and the individual's relationship to the voter. An individual who violates any provision within LR-129 could be fined $500 for each ballot unlawfully collected.[] YES on Legislative Referendum LR-129[] NO on Legislative Referendum LR-129
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