Eric Whitney

News Director

News Director Montana Public Radio

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Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte has been charged with misdemeanor assault after reportedly grabbing reporter Ben Jacobs by the throat and slamming him to the ground.

GOP candidate body slams a reporter

Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte has been charged with misdemeanor assault after reportedly grabbing reporter Ben Jacobs by the throat and slamming him to the ground.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Trump’s Interior Secretary nominee, Rep. Ryan Zinke of Montana, had his Senate confirmation today.

A friend to the fossil fuel industry up for post running US public lands

Trump’s Interior Secretary nominee, Rep. Ryan Zinke of Montana, had his Senate confirmation today.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

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The drive to force a vote on removing Gavin Newsom from office is picking up steam, spurred on by anger over coronavirus restrictions and other conservative grievances.

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Trump supporters gathered in downtown Los Angeles on Wednesday to protest the certification of President-elect Joe Biden’s Electoral College victory.

from KCRW Features

Lawmakers from Southern California took to Twitter and to the phone lines to let their constituents know they were okay and to condemn Wednesday’s violent insurrection at the U.S.

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Nielsen released year-end streaming data for 2020, and more minutes were spent watching “The Office” on Netflix than any other show.

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One of the nation’s worst COVID outbreaks is in LA County, where the positivity rate over the last week is nearing 20%.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Following the January 6 insurrection at the U.S.

from Greater LA

Josh Barro talks with Left, Right & Center panelists Lanhee Chen and K.

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Josh Barro and Ken White talk about the legal ramifications for the people who mobbed the U.S. Capitol building, and for President Trump.

from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers