Montana 2015 Legislative Leadership Revealed
Today, Wednesday, November 12, lawmakers are meeting in Helena to choose their leadership in the Montana House and Senate. Below are the names of those chosen by state Republicans and Democrats for leadership.
Senate President will be Debby Barrett of Dillon (first female Senate President in Montana history).
Senate Majority Leader will be Matthew Rosendale of Glendive.
Senate Pro Temp will be Eric Moore of Miles City.
Senate Majority Whips will be Edward Buttrey and Cary Smith of Billings.
Senate Minority leader will be Jon Sesso of Butte.
Speaker of the House will be Austin Knudsen of Culbertson
Speaker Pro Tempore will be Lee Randall of Broadus
House Majority Leader will be Keith Regier of Kalispell
House Minority Leader will be Chuck Hunter of Helena.
Minority Caucus Chair will be Carolyn Pease-Lopez of Billings.