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Guest view: Cooney will protect Montana’s outdoor heritage and traditions

Guest view: Cooney will protect Montana’s outdoor heritage and traditions

It’s officially hunting season in Montana. Like many Montanans, our families are headed out into the field to fill our freezers, spend time with family and friends, and appreciate just how lucky we are to be able to spend time …

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Bullock endorses Cooney in 2020 governor’s race

Bullock endorses Cooney in 2020 governor’s race

HELENA – Montana Gov. Steve Bullock endorsed Lt. Gov. Mike Cooney in the 2020 gubernatorial race on Friday, saying Cooney’s long history of public service made him the right person for the job. Democrats have held on to the governor’s post …

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Candidates for Montana Governor Asked to Limit Outside Money

Candidates for Montana Governor Asked to Limit Outside Money

Montana Lt. Gov. Mike Cooney asked his fellow Democratic gubernatorial candidates Wednesday to limit outside spending and self-funding in the election by signing a pledge that one opponent’s campaign called a stunt that could hinder the party’s nominee in the …

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Lieutenant governor makes campaign stop in Sidney

Lieutenant governor makes campaign stop in Sidney

Mike Cooney, candidate for governor of Montana, spoke to voters Aug. 24 at the Meadowlark. His background includes executive assistant for Sen. Baucus; State Senate; secretary of state and appointment to the land board and Montana Department of Labor. In …

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Democrat Cooney rolls out proposal to import lower-priced drugs

Democrat Cooney rolls out proposal to import lower-priced drugs

Lt. Gov. Mike Cooney, who’s running for governor in 2020, said Wednesday the first bill he’ll offer as governor would set up a state program allowing importation of prescription drugs from Canada. Cooney made the announcement on the same day …

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Cooney: I’m running for governor to put Montana first

Cooney: I’m running for governor to put Montana first

My name is Mike Cooney and I’m running to be your next Governor. Montanans know our state isn’t just a special place – we’re proud to be The Last Best Place. And we can never allow Montana to become the …

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Democratic Lt. Gov. Cooney launches 2020 run for governor

Democratic Lt. Gov. Cooney launches 2020 run for governor

BUTTE — Lt. Gov. Mike Cooney on Wednesday became the most prominent Democrat vying for Montana’s open governor’s seat in 2020, announcing in his hometown that he’ll be a champion for public schools, access to health care and economic chances …

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