Connect with us

Politics

Montana Legislature to convene 65th session

Carie Birkmeier

Published

on

HELENA (AP) – The Montana Legislature is convening its 65th session.

Monday is largely a ceremonial day, starting with the inauguration of statewide elected officials.

They include Democratic Gov. Steve Bullock, who will be sworn in for his second term. The others to be sworn in include Attorney General Tim Fox, incoming Secretary of State Corey Stapleton, incoming State Auditor Matthew Rosendale and incoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Elsie Arntzen.

Frigid temperatures have moved the ceremony inside to the state Capitol rotunda.

At noon, the state House and Senate will gavel in, opening the 90-day session.

Lawmakers are expected to focus mainly on budget issues this year.

Copyright 2017 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

 

Upcoming Events

february, 2019

Filter Events

22feb7:30 pm9:45 pmThe Last Five Years7:30 pm - 9:45 pm Warren Miller Performing Arts CenterEvent Type :Arts

23feb9:00 am4:00 pmSki with The Big Ski Family at Big Sky Resort9:00 am - 4:00 pm Big Sky ResortEvent Type :Sports

23feb(feb 23)2:00 pm27(feb 27)4:00 pmThe National Conference on Wilderness Medicine Big Sky2:00 pm - 4:00 pm (27) Big Sky Resort

25feb7:45 am4:00 pmSpecial Olympics Big Sky Area Winter Games7:45 am - 4:00 pm Moonlight Basin

Weather

Advertisements

Trending

X
X