My Published Columns

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Here are some of my columns:

The Republican Party deserves Donald J. Trump – Great Falls Tribune

Republican Party deserves Trump – Montana Standard

The GOP deserves Trump – Missoulian 

The GOP deserves Trump – Helena Independent Record 

Conrad Burns loved military, farmers and ranchers – Great Falls (MT) Tribune

How To Obtain Assistance From Your Elected Officials –

Freezing my toes and dreaming of Guam – Great Falls (MT) Tribune 

Despite Frigid Temperatures, Life Goes on in Montana –Yahoo News

10 most vulnerable U.S. senators in 2012 – San Antonio Express-News

Answer census survey for Montana’s future – Billings Gazette