Read more stories about
2009 Montana Legislature >>

MATR Sponsor:

MATR Supporters:

Put an end to petty partisanship

March 1, 2009View for printing

Oh, we were so close.

So close to a civil discourse all the way through the 2009 Legislature. So close to a full session that all Montanans could be proud of. So close to refraining from the harsh, heated partisanship still resonating from two years ago.

But alas, politics has finally reared its ugly head this session.

Montanans should have expected as much, but should nonetheless be disappointed.

House members adjourned Tuesday for transmittal, the mid-session break, but not before two of their top leaders engaged in a public war of words.

By Independent Record - IR view

Full Story: ... _090301.txt
No reader comments so far. Be the first to comment by clicking the button below.

Reprinted under the Fair Use doctrine of international copyright law. Full copyright retained by the original publication. In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107, this material is distributed without profit to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for research and educational purposes.

E-mail this page to a friend!