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Stories with person: Jon Tester
  • Hotel magnate, Democratic fundraiser pleads guilty 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 3:07 pm
  • NEW YORK - A wealthy hotel executive and Democratic fundraiser who supported Hilary Clinton for president pleaded guilty Thursday to charges he secretly funneled more than $180,000 in illegal campaign contributions to three unnamed candidates and coached someone to lie about it.

  • Daines raises $1.2M for quarter in Senate run 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 1:39 pm
  • HELENA, Montana - U.S. Rep. Steve Daines has raised more than $1.2 million so far this year in his Senate run, outpacing his likely Democratic opponent in both contributions and cash in the bank, the Republican's campaign said Friday.

  • 11 Senate Democrats to Obama: Approve Keystone XL 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 5:37 pm
  • WASHINGTON - Eleven Senate Democrats, including six who face contested races this year, urged President Barack Obama on Thursday to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline by the end of May.

  • Wildlife panel endorses Rocky Mountain Front act 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 1:27 pm
  • HELENA, Montana - Montana fish and wildlife commissioners are endorsing federal legislation to expand protections along the Rocky Mountain Front.

  • Legislation to protect Flathead blocked in Senate 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 8:50 pm
  • HELENA, Montana - Three U.S. senators have blocked a floor vote on legislation to protect the North Fork Flathead River.

  • Senate panel approves Little Shell recognition 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 6:28 pm
  • HELENA, Montana - The Little Shell Band of Chippewa Indians is moving closer to the federal recognition it has sought for 35 years.