- Baucus to China? The politics of Senate control Updated: Dec-19-13 5:29 pm
- Senate candidate calls for Medicaid expansion Updated: Nov-20-13 6:55 pm
WASHINGTON - With control of the Senate at stake in next year's elections, President Barack Obama's decision to name retiring Democratic Sen. Max Baucus as ambassador to China sets off a chain reaction that could give the White House and Democrats an edge in preventing Republicans from gaining a Senate majority.
HELENA, Montana - Democratic U.S. Senate candidate John Bohlinger is calling on Gov. Steve Bullock to convene a special legislative session to expand Medicaid to another 70,000 residents, a proposal that was rejected by lawmakers earlier this year.