The Monday Memo

In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock. – Unknown

Today’s independent commentary deals with these people/issues:

  • Daines – The Objector
  • Montana Legislature 2021
  • My Pot Plant
  • College Football Playoffs
  • One More Thing

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The Wednesday Read

Patience, young grasshopper.

We may not know who won the Presidential race for a few days, but we do know that the Montana Republicans are cleaning the clocks of the Montana Democrats in the statewide races.

In most races, the Republicans are beating the Democrats soundly. The results are not official yet, but this is what I am seeing so far.

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The Monday Memo

The ballot is stronger than the bullet. – Abraham Lincoln

Today’s independent commentary deals with these people/issues:

  • Campaign Lit (Final Update)
  • My Election Day Predictions
  • One More Thing

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The Monday Memo

A wise man makes his own decisions. An ignorant man follows public opinion. ― Grantland Rice

Today’s independent commentary deals with these people/issues:

  • Montana Endorsements
  • Trump & COVID-19
  • Debate Freefall

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The Wednesday Read

Quote of the day:

The best way to avoid disappointment is to not expect anything from anyone…

Today’s independent commentary deals with the Montana Primary Election. I will provide independent commentary about:

  • Presidential Primary
  • U.S. Senate
  • Montana Governor
  • U.S. House At-Large
  • Disappointments/Surprises
  • One More Thing

The Montana Primary was held Tuesday. It was not as exciting as I thought it would be. The Montana Secretary of State’s election website did not work for about 40 minutes. I used the New York Times election coverage for Montana and seemed to be ahead of most other folks who were posting the results.

Here are some brief thoughts on some of the races. Thanks to all the candidates!

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