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Senate Bill Boosts Resources For Veterans, Increases VA Accountability

 

Late last week, the Senate panel in charge of funding the VA approved a bipartisan budget plan for the department that boosts resources and services for veterans while holding the VA more accountable for providing timely and efficient care.

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Montana Man Sentenced for Stabbing Two Sisters to Death

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A sentencing date has been set for a man who pleaded no contest for stabbing two sisters to death in January 2012 in their apartment.

Andrew Denning is expected to face Judge Mary Jane McCalla Knisely on Aug

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Photo courtesy of Matt Rosendale for Congress/Facebook
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Montana Congressional Candidates Make Large Contributions to Their Own Campaigns

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The latest Federal Election Commission fundraising reports show two Republican candidates for the U.S. House seat have made large personal loans to their campaign coffers.

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Photo courtesy of Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images
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Montana VA Review Shows Longer Wait Times Than Nearly All Other State Systems

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — In a recent review, the Department of Veterans Affairs Montana Health Care System ranked high in patient satisfaction but came in near the bottom for patient wait times and employee satisfaction

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Montana Attorney General Tasked With Defending Traditional Marriage Against Federal Lawsuit [AUDIO]

Montana Attorney General Tim Fox has been tasked with defending the state constitution's ban on same sex marriage, after a federal lawsuit was filed this week.

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Montana Attorney General Seeks to Intervene in Lawsuits Affecting CSKT Water Compact [AUDIO]

Today the State of Montana is asking the U.S. District Court in Missoula for permission to intervene in a lawsuit filed by the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes (CSKT).  

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Latimer Miss Montana
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New Miss Montana Hopes to Break Past Top 15 Barrier in Miss USA Pagent

Flathead Valley resident Kadie Latimer is Miss Montana 2014, and she's hoping to be the first Montanan to be crowned Miss USA.

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(Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)
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Same-Sex Couples Challenge State’s Constitutional Ban On Marriage

 

It's the issue I've spent the last two shows discussing with you, same-sex marriage. Well, the challenge came quicker than I expected...

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WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 15: U.S. Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki and Veterans Affairs Undersecretary for Health Robert Petzel are sworn in before testifying to the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee about wait times veterans face to get medical care May 15, 2014 in Washington, DC. The American Legion called Monday for the resignation of Shinseki amid reports by former and current VA employees that up to 40 patients may have died because of delayed treatment at an agency hospital in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 15: U.S. Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki and Veterans Affairs Undersecretary for Health Robert Petzel are sworn in before testifying to the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee about wait times veterans face to get medical care May 15, 2014 in Washington, DC. The American Legion called Monday for the resignation of Shinseki amid reports by former and current VA employees that up to 40 patients may have died because of delayed treatment at an agency hospital in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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Tom’s Opinion: Veterans Administration Healthcare In Montana

When a veteran makes an appointment with a VA hospital or local clinic the VA requires that veteran to be seen within a 14-30 day window.

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Montana Gas Prices Up Again, Likely to Rise Slightly Before Memorial Day

Despite expectation that gas prices would plateau last week, Montana prices jumped up again.

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