It's official. After a long dry spell, the Green Party has made the ballot in Montana.

Montana's Secretary of State Corey Stapleton sent the official news out via Twitter Monday afternoon.

Courtesy Montana Secretary of State's office

This will come as welcome news to Republicans, long plagued by Libertarian candidates sometimes viewed as spoilers who steal votes from the GOP, and have the potential to toss close races to the Democrats.  Will the Green Party balance out the equation?

As for candidates, according to MTN's Mike Dennison, the Green Party may field a candidate in the US House race.