2014 Election results for Montana Ballot Initiatives LR-126, the Parks and Trails Referendum, and Montana Constitutional Amendment No. 45. The following results are from the first 52,000 or so ballots:
Today, October 15, Attorney Milt Datsopoulos accused Political Practices Commissioner Jonathan Motl of expanding Montana’s political Practices laws to include things that had not previously been violations. Motl says that this accusation is partly true, but that there is precedent.
Political Campaign Commissioner Jonathan Motl ruled yesterday that Missoula County Sheriff's candidate T.J. McDermott violated campaign rules by accepting in-kind donations and services from a local law firm without disclosing them.
As of 2:30 a.m. primary election results have Democrats Kirsten Pabst winning the Missoula County Attorney race, and Detective T.J. McDermott defeating the other two Democrats, Josh Clark and Bob Parcell in the race for sheriff.
Multiple conservative groups in Missoula are urging traditional republicans to vote for democratic candidates in the primary. "Local government is what affects people's day-to-day lives the most," saud Garrett Van Hoose from the Individual Liberty Restoration League...