U.S. Department of Ag Comes to Billings; Ranchers Say ‘NO’ to Mandatory Animal ID

  U.S. Department of Ag Comes to Billings; Ranchers Say ‘NO’ to Mandatory Animal ID The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) came to Billings today to get feedback from ranchers on the 2013 Animal Disease Traceability (ADT) program. Many ranchers from across the region said there is no […]

Leave the Jokes to the Comedians

People fall into specific “categories.” Of course, these categories were set by someone else who basically just had a louder

The Dreams from Obama’s America

Obama will be remembered as one of the greatest political orators of our times. His soaring rhetoric that

1600 Pennsylvania Avenue – Is Lincoln Coming Back as a Vampire Hunter?

Is Lincoln Coming Back as a Vampire Hunter?

Introducing SMART ALEC, and the Rebirth of a Nation’s Democracy

  Introducing SMART ALEC, and the Rebirth of a Nation’s Democracy   After years of exposing the controversial American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC)—the nation’s largest, secretive corporate spin machine and right-wing policy incubator–Matthew Charles Cardinale, the Editor of Atlanta Progressive News, became so fed up, he decided to form a progressive, grassroots, transparent alternative: SMART […]

Montana Ranchers, Union Workers Back Obama Keystone Denial

  Montana Ranchers, Union Workers Back Obama Keystone Denial Farmers and ranchers in eastern Montana along the route of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline, as well as refinery workers in the Billings area, commended President Obama for his decision to deny a permit for the controversial project. Obama announced today that the Keystone XL pipeline […]

Carbon County Approves Zone to Protect Landowners

Carbon County approves zone to protect landowners from unchecked oil and gas development RED LODGE, Mont. — The Carbon County Commissioners gave the go ahead today to create a citizen-initiated zone to protect landowners from unchecked oil and gas development. Commissioners found that the zone is “in the public interest and convenience for public health, […]

Division between Senate Candidates in Montana over Social Security

Division between Senate Candidates in Montana over Social Security  Daines Refuses to Support Strengthening Social Security During Interaction with Woman who Cares for Disabled Granddaughter New Polling shows Montanans overwhelmingly support expanding Social Security (WASHINGTON)—Supporters of Social Security expressed disappointment this week that U.S. Representative Steve Daines refuses to take a stance in favor of […]