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Montana governor builds surplus by ‘running government like ranch’

December 31, 2011 in The Daily Republic

Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer has given out coins made of Montana palladium worth more than $600 to people who suggest ways for the state to save money. Continue Reading

Montana, Exxon Mobil split over river oil spill

July 8, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer has decided Exxon Mobil and the state don’t make good roommates after nearly a week of working together in close quarters to clean up an estimated 42,000 gallons of crude oil released into the Yellowstone River. Continue Reading