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Lawmakers suggest state PSC's short renewable energy contracts may be 'unlawful'

Montana’s utility regulator has doubled down on dramatically shorter contracts for renewable energy development, even as state legislators warn that things have gone too far. Montana’s Public Service Commission last Friday finalized plans to cut contracts and rates offered to renewable energy projects no larger than 3 megawatts — projects large enough to power 540 Read More…

Officers ordered to bring in missing Helena jurors, by force if necessary

Local authorities have been ordered to look for nearly two dozen people who failed to report for jury duty today in Helena, and to bring them in by force if necessary.  District Judge Michael McMahon ordered the Lewis and Clark County Sheriff’s Office to locate the missing jurors, and the Helena Police Department helped with the Read More…

Montana lawmakers shocked that attorney general didn't testify in Colstrip shutdown

Plans to shutter half of Colstrip Power Plant will move ahead with little input from Montana after Republican Attorney General Tim Fox chose not to make recommendations to a board overseeing the matter. Fox had been granted a seat at the bargaining table in Washington where Puget Sound Energy is laying out its multi-year plan Read More…

Prosecutor seeks judge's order for Greg Gianforte's mug shot

A Montana prosecutor is asking a judge to require U.S. Rep. Greg Gianforte to be fingerprinted and photographed after he pleaded guilty to assaulting a reporter. Gallatin County Attorney Marty Lambert asked Justice Court Judge Rick West Thursday to reject the Republican congressman’s request that he be exempted from the usual booking process for criminal Read More…

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European Rabbis laud EU decision on Hamas

The Conference of European Rabbis praised the decision of the European Court of Justice Wednesday that Hamas will remain classified as a terrorist organization by the European Union. The EU’s list of terror organizations ensures the affected groups’ funds stay frozen, limits the movements of Hamas affiliates, and prohibits the business from openly doing business Read More…

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Trump: No transgenders “in any capacity” in US military; Update: Corker to “look into it”

The US military will not enlist transgendered recruits, nor allow them to serve in “any capacity” within the armed forces, Donald Trump announced on Twitter. The move contradicts the policy direction set by Barack Obama in the final months of his presidency, and will create a firestorm of controversy that will likely far outstrip the Read More…

Republicans no longer have a plan to repeal Obamacare, but they’re still trying

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.), center, with Senate Majority Whip Sen. John Cornyn (R-Tex.), right, and Sen. John Barrasso (R-Wy.), after a health-care vote Tuesday. (Oliver Contreras for The Washington Post) After seven years of campaigning on repealing and replacing Obamacare, Senate Republicans’ efforts to do that has gone something like this: 1. The Read More…

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Republicans Mull Prospect of Sessions' Ouster

X Story Stream recent articles President Trump’s latest round of pointed, public attacks against Attorney General Jeff Sessions has freshly rattled Capitol Hill Republicans, who unleashed a flood of praise for their former colleague and discouraged a shake-up. But the president’s fixation on knocking Sessions is also forcing Republicans to seriously consider how they would Read More…

The Time to Strike North Korea Is Now

The odds of a nuclear war with North Korea are growing inexorably, such that eventually a war is probably inevitable. Once you accept that premise, the only logical conclusion is that America must strike North Korea and destroy the regime of Kim Jong Un, and we must do so now. The choice is not between Read More…

Was I Wrong About Donald Trump?

A few days ago, I came across an article I wrote in April, 2016 titled, “Donald Trump Is Not Your Protector: A Warning To Conservative Christians.” Was I wrong to issue this warning? Hasn’t President Trump proven himself to be a friend and protector of conservative Christians? Without a doubt, I want my warning to Read More…

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