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Judges block certification of utility regulation candidates

Jan. 13, 2022 18:26 PM EST

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A panel of three federal judges ruled Thursday that Montana's secretary of state cannot certify candidates for the two seats on the state's utility regulating board that are up for election this year until a lawsuit over balancing the number of residents in each district is...

Montana commission delays choosing congressional districts

Oct. 30, 2021 20:52 PM EDT

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana’s redistricting commission delayed a decision on a map dividing the state into congressional districts after an all-day meeting on Saturday. The commission failed to reach a consensus on the map proposals they were considering, instead...