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Conrad Burns: Letting the Utah Elite Buy Elections


It’s wrong if they are from Hollywood, but perfectly acceptable if the people buying elections in Montana are from Utah:

Also, SnowPAC, a political action committee run by Sen. Bob Bennett, a Utah Republican, gave $10,000 to Conrad Burns, a Montana Republican under scrutiny in the Abramoff scandal.

If you appreciate an independent voice holding Montana politicians accountable and informing voters, and you can throw a few dollars a month our way, we would certainly appreciate it.

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Don Pogreba

Don Pogreba is an eighteen-year teacher of English, former debate coach, and loyal, if often sad, fan of the San Diego Padres and Portland Timbers. He spends far too many hours of his life working at school and on his small business, Big Sky Debate.
His work has appeared in Politico and Rewire.
In the past few years, travel has become a priority, whether it's a road trip to some little town in Montana or a museum of culture in Ísafjörður, Iceland.

He doesn't link to media outlets that don't follow basic journalistic attribution rules.

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