Montana Democratic Party

Montana Democratic Party
Chairman Jim Elliot
Senate leader Carol Williams
House leader Margarett Campbell
Headquarters PO Box 802
Helena, MT 59624
Ideology Right-libertarianism
American Liberalism
National affiliation Democratic Party
Official colors Blue
Website
http://www.montanademocrats.org/
Politics of the United States
Political parties
Elections

The Montana Democratic Party (MDP) is the Montana party affiliate of the Democratic Party. The Montana Democratic Party is also one of the two major political parties in the U.S. state of Montana. The party is led by Chairman Jim Elliot (Trout Creek) and Vice Chair Nancy Anderson (Great Falls). The National Committeeman is Ed Tinsley (Helena) and the National Committeewoman is Jean Lemire Dahlman (Forsyth).

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2008 Elections

Controversy arose late in the 2008 elections as the Billings Gazette reported Montana Democrats as breaking campaign disclosure laws. A report came out identifying democrats as calling voters anonymously to attack the republican candidate Jack Sands. Jack Sands went on to lose the election largely because of these illegal campaign activities.

Elected officers

Office Name County
Chair Jim Elliot Sanders
Vice Chair Nancy Anderson Cascade
Secretary Angela Mclean Deer Lodge
Treasurer Brenda Schye Valley
National Committeeman Ed Tinsley Lewis & Clark
National Committeewoman Jean Lemire Dahlman Rosebud

Current elected officials

The Montana Democratic Party holds five of the six statewide offices and holds a majority in the Montana House of Representatives. They also hold both of the state's U.S. Senate seats.

Members of Congress

U.S. Senate

Statewide offices

State Legislative Leaders

See also

External links

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Referencing

http://billingsgazette.com/news/local/government-and-politics/elections/article_ea168762-ff3b-5d11-8915-481c8bfed877.html


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