The Cascade County Commissioners just voted to strip the elected Clerk and Recorder of her duties overseeing elections. All this, before one of the most important US Senate elections in the country takes place in 2024. What's going on in Great Falls?
I remember when State Rep. Llew Jones out of Conrad, Montana first used the term "Trump Bump" to describe the increase in state tax revenues that flowed in AFTER the Trump tax cuts passed. Now Llew has coined another term that I won't forget: "The Scenery State."
Montana Renewables and the Calumet refinery received their first 5 rail cars full of camelina. The camelina will now be put to use making renewable diesel fuel in Great Falls and open up a new market for Montana farmers.
After speaking with the owner of the store, he took to social media- raising concerns about the documents scooped up by the IRS during the raid. AG Knudsen says the documents seized by the IRS were "appalling:"
Cascade County Sheriff Jesse Slaughter says he was not notified by the ATF in advance of an operation that apparently took place at a Great Falls, Montana business earlier this week. Here's reaction from AG Knudsen and more.