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BILLINGS, Mont. – The U.S. Chamber of Commerce today announced its endorsement of Representative Steve Daines in the race for Montana’s open U.S. Senate seat. “I’m honored to receive the support of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce,” Daines stated at an event held this...

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The lack of available timber is the single biggest issue facing the wood products industry in Montana, according to a group of foresters and sawmill managers who spoke with U.S. Rep. Steve Daines during a roundtable discussion on Monday. Daines toured the Roseburg Forest...

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MGGA President Matt Flikkema said, “Shutting down a major PNW export terminal that directly sources grain from Montana growers is unacceptable.” Flikkema added, “We would like to thank Congressman Steve Daines and Senators John Walsh and Jon Tester for recognizing the potential impact on...

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BOZEMAN, Mont. –The Daines for Montana campaign today released a new ad highlighting Steve Daines’ work to protect good-paying Montana union jobs and Montana families’ access to affordable energy from job-killing Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations that threaten Montana’s coal industry. The ad, “Montana...

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U.S. Rep. Steve Daines, R-Mont., toured Montana State University’s Arthur Post research farm near Four Corners on Monday learning about innovations in wheat production. Daines, whose 1984 MSU degree was in chemical engineering, said seeing the research at the university farm made him proud....

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BOZEMAN, Mont. – In Montana, a handshake means something and your word is your bond. In a new ad, “Handshake,” the Daines for Montana campaign shares how these principles, and Montanans’ commitment to honesty and integrity, are what makes Montana great. “We live in...

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BOZEMAN, Mont. –Today, Representative Steve Daines gave the Republican Weekly Address and shared his vision for getting America back on track through solutions that bring accountability to Washington and help grow the economy. Daines’ full address is available to watch here.

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BOZEMAN, Mont. – In a new television ad released today by the Steve Daines for Montana campaign, Montana veteran George Blackard speaks out about Steve Daines’ work to right injustices faced by Montana veterans. Blackard, a U.S. Navy veteran and Billings resident, shares how...

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Montana’s Republican U.S. Senate candidate Rep. Steve Daines brought in $1.4 million in campaign contributions from April 1 through June 30, according to a statement Monday from the Daines’ campaign. Daines is running against Democratic Sen. John Walsh and Libertarian Roger Roots in a...

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Daines will report $1.7M cash-on-hand BOZEMAN, Mont. — Representative Steve Daines today announced that his campaign for U.S. Senate raised more than $1.4 million in the second fundraising quarter of 2014, and will report $1.7 million cash-on-hand. Daines has raised more than $3.6 million since...

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BOZEMAN, Mont.–The Steve Daines for Montana campaign released a new ad today highlighting Daines’ work to create good-paying Montana jobs and make government more efficient, and how it motivated Daines to get involved in public service. In “Motivation,” a thirty-second ad, Daines discusses his...

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Logging more timber and using disaster-funding methods should help the U.S. Forest Service improve its firefighting ability, U.S. Rep. Steve Daines said during a visit to the Missoula Smokejumper Center. “We need to increase the harvest on national forests,” Daines, R-Mont., said Monday. “It’s...

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The Main Street in Circle is a classic small town commercial strip, one that just so happens to be further from a Starbucks store than any other Main Street in America. But more to the point of what Main Street means today—the subject of...

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3) Montana (D, Sen. John Walsh) (Previous: 3) Steve Daines isn’t Denny Rehberg, John Walsh isn’t Jon Tester, and 2014 is looking a whole lot tougher for Democrats than 2012. That, in a nutshell, explains why Democrats aren’t too optimistic about Montana despite the...

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On Saturday night, U.S. Rep. Steve Daines, who is running for the U.S. Senate, also called for party unity. “We must remain united in our fight,” Daines said in remarks prepared for delivery. “We can’t win the election if we don’t first persuade more...

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BOZEMAN, Mont. – The Montana Chamber of Commerce today announced its endorsement of Steve Daines in the race for Montana’s open Senate seat. “I’m honored to receive the support of the Montana Chamber of Commerce and the thousands of Montana small business owners it serves,”...

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Montana’s Primary Election coverage all in one place Associated Press: Montanans set stage for November elections U.S. Rep. Steve Daines won the Republican primary against state Rep. Champ Edmunds and political newcomer Susan Cundiff. Daines is leaving his House seat to challenge incumbent Sen....

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Montana’s Republican U.S. Rep. Steve Daines has introduced legislation to effectively block President Barack Obama’s proposed environmental regulations that would cut carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants. The bill, HR 4850, would stop the EPA’s regulations from taking effect until the government certifies that...

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BOZEMAN, Mont. – Steve Daines’ positive message of “more jobs, less government” strongly resonated with Montanans at the first U.S. Senate debate of the 2014 election. In Butte, Montana at a debate hosted today by the Montana Newspaper Association, Montanans clearly saw the difference...

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BOZEMAN, Mont. – Representative Steve Daines today invited appointed Senator, and Democratic nominee for U.S. Senate, John Walsh to participate in a series of debates leading up to the General Election in November. In a letter sent this afternoon to Walsh, Daines invited Walsh to...

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Montana voters set the stage Tuesday for a November election that will determine whether a U.S. Senate seat that has been in Democratic hands for a century will stay there after the resignation of six-term Sen. Max Baucus. U.S. Rep. Steve Daines won the...

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Daines calls on appointed Senator John Walsh to put Washington liberal special interests aside and stand with people of Montana against Obama’s war on middle class jobs and Montana energy BILLINGS, Mont. – Representative Steve Daines today called on appointed Senator John Walsh to...

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It looks increasingly likely that Rep. Steve Daines, who has the support of the National Republican Senatorial Committee, will breeze past his primary challengers, Montana state Rep. Champ Edmunds and Susan Cundiff, to face off in November against incumbent Democrat John Walsh. Walsh, who...

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BOZEMAN, Mont. – Today, the Daines for Montana campaign released a new ad highlighting Steve Daines’ work to bring accountability and reforms to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and hold Washington bureaucrats responsible for failing to provide Montana veterans with the service and...

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BOZEMAN, Mont. – Representative Steve Daines released the following statement after securing the Republican nomination for Montana’s U.S. Senate seat: “Today, Montanans sent a clear message that they are ready to change Washington and fight for more jobs, and less government. Montanans can no...

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In a roomful of businesspeople here, Republican U.S. Rep. Steve Daines — and U.S. Senate candidate — is talking their language. “Politicians like to take credit for creating jobs, but you guys are the job creators,” he says. “What can we do to maybe...

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HELENA — U.S. Rep. Steve Daines, R-Mont., on Wednesday called for the resignation of Veteran Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki, citing reports of VA hospitals hiding delays in treatment that led to the deaths of veterans awaiting services. “Our nation’s veterans deserve the best, and...

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Ad features Livingston resident, Gayla, who lost insurance under Obamacare BOZEMAN, Mont. — Today, the Steve Daines for Montana campaign released a new ad highlighting the devastating impact that Obamacare has had on the people of Montana. In “Gayla,” a thirty-second ad that will...

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Web ad and petition highlights Daines’ work protect Montanans’ personal information and civil liberties BOZEMAN, Mont. – Today, Steve Daines for Montana launched a statewide campaign highlighting Daines’ work to protect Montanans’ privacy and civil liberties from the federal government’s abuses of power. In...

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New television ad highlights Daines’ efforts to protect Montana’s timber industry BOZEMAN, Mont. – The Steve Daines for U.S. Senate campaign today released a new television ad highlighting Daines’ successful track record of getting results in Congress and fighting for good-paying jobs in Montana....

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BOZEMAN, Mont.— The Steve Daines for U.S. Senate campaign today released a radio ad highlighting Daines’ successful track record of getting results in Congress and fighting for good-paying jobs in Montana. “Results,” a 60-second spot that will run throughout Montana, marks the first radio...

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Montana GOP Senate candidate Steve Daines raised $1.2 million in the first quarter of 2014, his campaign told POLITICO, outraising incumbent Democratic Sen. John Walsh. Walsh, by comparison, brought in $947,000 in the first three months of the year, his campaign announced earlier this...

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Daines to report $1.2M raised and over $2.2M cash-on-hand   BOZEMAN, Mont.— Representative Steve Daines today announced that his campaign for U.S. Senate raised $1.215 million in the first fundraising quarter of 2014 and will report over $2.2 million cash-on-hand. The $1.215 million Daines...

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Ad highlights Daines’ first bill: If Congress doesn’t balance the budget, they don’t get paid. BOZEMAN, Mont.— Steve Daines today released a new ad highlighting his first bill in Congress, which works to bring accountability to Washington and get the nation’s spending under control...

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Congressman Steve Daines has a double-digit lead over Sen. John Walsh in the race for U.S. Senate in a poll released Wednesday by Rasmussen Reports. A statewide telephone survey of likely Montana voters found Daines leading by 14 points, 51 percent to 37 percent....

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Ad highlights the events surrounding the Walsh appointment BOZEMAN, Mont. — After just one month in Washington, John Walsh has quickly settled in as one of Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s most loyal followers in the Senate. Meanwhile, Montanans continue to be misled about the...

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Steve Daines today launched a new ad highlighting his successful career in business, innovating and working to create new, good-paying jobs in Montana. “Listen,” a 30-second ad that will air statewide, shares the story of Daines’ work at RightNow Technologies – a Montana-based software...

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BOZEMAN, Mont. – Steve Daines today released two new television ads featuring his wife, Cindy, and daughters, Annie and Caroline. The ads highlight Daines’ Montana heritage and experience creating hundreds of good-paying Montana jobs. In “Cindy,” Daines’ wife shares the story of how they...

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HELENA — Republican U.S. Rep. Steve Daines filed Monday as a candidate for the U.S. Senate, emphasizing that he’ll be a counterweight to President Barack Obama and Democratic policies, on everything from health care to resource development. “I think the people of Montana want...

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BOZEMAN, Mont. – Representative Steve Daines (R-MT) this morning put the Montana Secretary of State’s online filing system to use and used his iPhone to officially file as a candidate for Montana’s open U.S. Senate seat. Standing in front of the home of RightNow...

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While newly appointed Montana Sen. John Walsh does not have ties to the Affordable Care Act that other Democratic candidates do, the law will still be “very relevant” in this year’s Senate race, Walsh’s likely opponent said Friday. The law will not be repealed...

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U.S. Representative Steve Daines (R-MT) said on Thursday that he plans to introduce legislation to strike a portion of a 2005 anti-terrorism law that sets national standards for driver’s licenses and identification cards. Daines says that his bill will protect Montana’s right to reject...

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Daines ad marks the start of the XXII Olympic Winter Games by honoring Montana veterans for their service Steve Daines today marked the start of the XXII Olympic Winter Games by launching an ad honoring the bravery and sacrifice of Montana’s veterans. “Montana’s Heroes”...

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U.S. Rep. Steve Daines, the leading Republican in the 2014 race for a Montana U.S. Senate seat, on Wednesday unveiled the first candidate-financed TV ad of the campaign. The minute-long spot with Daines giving viewers his thumb-nail biography began running on YouTube and other...

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In first television spot of 2014 Senate race, Daines shares his story through a job interview with the people of Montana Steve Daines today launched his campaign’s first television ad of the 2014 Senate race. The ad takes on the form of a job...

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U.S. Rep. Steve Daines, the leading Republican candidate for Montana’s open U.S. Senate seat, reported Monday he raised $1 million in campaign funds the last three months of 2013, pushing his campaign war chest to $1.9 million. Daines is one of six people running...

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Daines stands with nearly $2 million cash on hand to begin Senate campaign; raises more than $1 million with support from each of Montana’s counties in first report since announcing Senate candidacy BOZEMAN, Mont. – Representative Steve Daines today announced that his campaign for...

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Business leaders behind Missoula’s rise as a growing technology center and leaders of the University of Montana received praise Tuesday from U.S. Rep. Steve Daines, who called their efforts on the cyber front the right plan launched at the right time. Daines, R-Mont., met...

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HELENA — Republican Congressman Steve Daines has reached out to Indian Country in his first year in office, and it could help him in his bid for the U.S. Senate. Little more than a month after beginning his first term in Congress, Daines made a...

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HELENA — Every U.S. Senate race is a big one. But when a seat that has been occupied by Democrats for 100 years is up for grabs for the first time in 36 years, and control of the U.S. Senate hangs in the balance, well,...

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HELENA – U.S. Representative Steve Daines (R-MT) has made repealing Obamacare a key part of his campaign for the U.S. Senate. On Monday, he hosted some business leaders and one person with a serious medical issue to speak of their experiences with the law....

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U.S. Rep. Steve Daines, R-Mont., has joined fellow Rep. Michael Fitzpatrick, R-Pa., to introduce legislation that will restore retirement payments to veterans set to feel the effects of reduced pensions as a result of the recently passed Ryan-Murray budget. H.R. 3788 will offset the...

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3. Montana (D): A recent poll from Democratic automated pollster Public Policy Polling showed Rep. Steve Daines (R) starts this race as a clear favorite, leading Lt. Gov. John Walsh (D) by 17 points and former lieutenant governor John Bohlinger (D) by 15. The Democratic establishment is...

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U.S. Rep. Steve Daines, a graduate of Montana State University, wore a maroon University of Montana sweatshirt for the first time in his life Tuesday after losing a bet with Attorney General Tim Fox over the Cat-Griz football game Saturday. The state’s two top...

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Rep. Steve Daines (R-Mont.) is starting off with a big lead in his bid to replace retiring Sen. Max Baucus (D-Mont.), according to a new poll from the Democratic firm Public Policy Polling. Daines leads Montana Lt. Gov. John Walsh (D) 52 percent to...

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Public Policy Polling just released the first poll on the Montana Senate race since Steve Daines entered the race, and here’s what they said: “…but at this point, it doesn’t really matter which one runs against current at-large Rep. Steve Daines next fall—they both are down...

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Republicans see Montana’s open Senate seat as a key piece of their puzzle to win the chamber next year — and a new poll suggests that Rep. Steve Daines, the top GOP candidate in the race, is in good shape to pick up the seat. He...

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Steve Daines officially launched his campaign for Senate on Wednesday, November 6. The announcement led news coverage across Montana and made the front page of every major newspaper in the state. Here are some of the highlights: Front Page Roundup Billings Gazette – Daines official...

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BOZEMAN – U.S Representative Steve Daines (R-MT) officially announced his bid for the U.S. Senate on Wednesday. Daines, a freshman Representative, made his announcement in front of scores of supporters at the Holiday Inn in Bozeman just after noon, and is aiming to succeed...

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U.S. Rep. Steve Daines announced Wednesday that he will run for Senate in 2014, giving Montana Republicans a candidate they believe has a strong chance at winning the state’s first open Senate seat in decades. Daines released a video announcing his candidacy shortly before...

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Rep. Steve Daines (R-Mont.) officially announced his Senate bid on Wednesday, giving Republicans a top-tier recruit for retiring Sen. Max Baucus’s (D-Mont.) seat. “I humbly ask for your support to be Montana’s senator, ” Daines said at an event in his hometown of Bozeman....

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Representative Steve Daines of Montana, a Republican, said on Wednesday he would run for the seat of retiring Democratic Senator Max Baucus next year, in a race that could be a factor in determining which party controls the Senate. The videotaped announcement by Daines...

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BOZEMAN, Mont. – Today in Bozeman at a special event for supporters, family and friends, Congressman Steve Daines (R-MT) announced his intentions to run as a candidate for United States Senate. At today’s event and in an online video sent to grassroots supporters, Daines...

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BOZEMAN – U.S. Rep. Steve Daines, ending months of speculation about when and if he would jump into Montana’s potentially pivotal U.S. Senate race, officially launched his campaign Wednesday, saying it’s time for Republicans to take control of the Senate. Speaking to a room...

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Freshman Montana Rep. Steve Daines (R) will announce Wednesday that he is running for Senate, GOP officials told POLITICO. Daines will enter as the frontrunner against Democratic Lt. Gov. John Walsh in the contest for the seat opening with the retirement of Sen. Max...

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Freshman Rep. Steve Daines (R) will enter the open Montana Senate race Wednesday, GOP aides said Tuesday. Rob Collins, executive director of the National Republican Senatorial Committee, confirmed that Daines will run, as was widely expected. Daines previously scheduled a “special event” for Wednesday...

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Montana Rep. Steve Daines, who is widely expected to run for Senate, is inviting supporters to a “special event” next week. According to an invitation distributed by the Daines campaign on Thursday, the Republican’s event will take place Nov. 6 at a Holiday Inn...

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HELENA – U.S. Rep. Steve Daines, R-Mont., continues to pile up the campaign money, surpassing the $1 million mark through September – but has yet to say what office he’ll be seeking next year. Daines, elected as Montana’s only House member just 11 months...

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Montana Rep. Steve Daines showed no signs of haste as he trekked from his Cannon office late Wednesday afternoon to the Capitol for a last-minute vote. So far, the freshman Republican has taken a similarly measured approach to his looming decision about whether to...

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Rep. Steve Daines (R-Mont.) says he’s getting strong encouragement from Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and other Senate Republicans to run for the upper chamber, and will give the race serious thought during the August recess. “We’re getting urged to run for that...

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U.S. Rep. Steve Daines, R-Mont., has been on the job for just six months and has no opponent for the 2014 election — but that hasn’t prevented him from raking in the campaign dough. Daines, Montana’s only congressman, reported Tuesday that he raised $433,000...

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On the way home from Washington D.C., Congressman Steve Daines traded in the suit for a vest Tuesday. Montana’s Congressman donned the red vest and went to work in Billings at Shipton’s Big R West, selling guns and ammunition.

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Republican House Representative Steve Daines is back in for the week Montana, and he sat down for coffee with local residents in Bozeman to talk shop. During Coffee with a Congressman, Montanans asked about everything from health care, to the Keystone XL Pipeline.

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Twenty-three new House members of the 113th Congress made time to raise more than $250,000 in campaign funds during their first three months in office.

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As a first-term politician only three months into the job, Daines, 50, in many ways is still introducing himself to Montanans. And anybody who has paid attention to his public appearances knows he’s making a pointed effort to establish an early theme of bipartisan cooperation.

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The annual Lincoln-Reagan Dinner was held in Great Falls on Saturday and hosted U.S. Representative Steve Daines (R-MT) as the headline speaker.

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Montana Rep. Steve Daines, who’s serving his first term in the House of Representatives has been tapped to serve on eight subcommittees.

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New congressman discusses spending, Tester and Baucus, and sleeping on a fold-out bed

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U.S. Rep.-elect Steve Daines heard from both Republicans and Democrats in Great Falls on Tuesday about what his top priorities should be after he’s sworn in Jan. 3 in Washington, D.C.

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U.S. Rep.-elect Steve Daines said Tuesday that Congress should look first to spending cuts to solve the nation’s fiscal gap.

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Republican Steve Daines said Wednesday he will head to Washington to follow through on his pledge to make the federal government do more with less, after a decisive, 10-point victory in Montana’s U.S. House race.

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Republican business executive Steve Daines cruised to victory over Democrat Kim Gillan on Tuesday in Montana’s U.S. House race, extending his party’s lock on a seat it’s held for the past 16 years.

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Republican Steve Daines holds a solid lead over Democrat Kim Gillan in the race for Montana’s sole U.S. House seat, in the week before the election, according to a Lee Newspapers poll.

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Daines has the business experience to carry out his pledge. He has worked in industry around the world. In Bozeman, he was as an executive in a private Montana tech company that grew its workforce more than 1,000 percent during his tenure. When Daines says he wants to create more taxpayers, not more taxes, he is on the right track.

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We have to side with Steve Daines for our endorsement pick. Daines is refreshing as he’s your atypical politician. He grew up in Bozeman, graduated from Montana State University with a degree in chemical engineering and spent 13 years with Proctor & Gamble before returning to Bozeman to work at Rightnow Technologies for 15 years. As a member of the software company’s leadership team, he helped RightNow grow to employ more than 1,100 people. Last year, the company was bought by Oracle Corp. for $1.5 billion.

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Of the two houses in the United States Congress, the House of Representatives is the largest. It has 435 voting members and only one of them represents Montana’s interests.

So it is of the utmost importance that Montana’s choice for U.S. representative be able to forge coalitions to craft meaningful legislation and get it approved quickly. That’s why Montana’s choice for the U.S. House should be candidate Steve Daines.

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Less than five hours after an MSU-Billings poll gave Daines a commanding edge in the race for Montana’s sole congressional seat, the results of a second survey, done by Public Policy Polling (PPP), were announced – further validating Daines’ lead over his opponent.

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A poll released this morning by MSU-Billings has Bozeman businessman and congressional candidate Steve Daines leading his Democrat opponent, Kim Gillan, by a commanding margin of 13 points. This data comes on the heels of a survey done by Lee Newspapers in late September, which showed Daines with a lead of 8 points.

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Daines has the business experience to carry out his pledge. He has worked in industry around the world. In Bozeman, he was as an executive in a private Montana tech company that grew its workforce more than 1,000 percent during his tenure. When Daines says he wants to create more taxpayers, not more taxes, he is on the right track.

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The nation’s leading protector of 2nd Amendment rights has endorsed Bozeman businessman Steve Daines in the race for Montana’s sole U.S. Congressional seat. The endorsement comes with just over a month left before Montanans take to the polls to elect a new Representative.

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A new poll has found that Republican Steve Daines has an 8-point advantage over Democrat Kim Gillan in the race for Montana’s open seat in the U.S. House of Representatives [...]

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“Out of control spending, crushing debt, job-destroying regulations, they threaten our children’s future” the Bozeman resident said.

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Daines says house speaker John Boehner asked him to speak at the convention this week. He says even though speaking on a national stage is an honor, being able to shine the spotlight on Montana issues is his focus.

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“I’ll be sharing some remarks about how we need to head in a different direction in our country, and how we can do better in terms of creating jobs and starting to address the debt crisis in our country.” he said.

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ABOUT STEVE

Steve Daines is a fifth generation Montanan, life-long sportsman and father of four serving the people of Montana in Congress. Steve is committed to always putting Montana first as he works to bring real change to Washington and fights for common sense solutions to get our country back on track. Learn More.

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