Next governor will determine fate of public lands
November 28, 2019
Montanans, it’s time to pay attention. In 2020, the person we elect to be our next governor will determine the fate of our public lands.
On the ballot for governor of the state of Montana next year is mega-millionaire Greg Gianforte. He’s already run for governor once, and lost—in part because of his disastrous record on public lands.
Before Gianforte ran for office, he was best known as a rich out-of-stater from New Jersey who sued the people of Montana in 2009 in an attempt to block Montanans from accessing a public river next to his property. Although Gianforte failed in his effo...