Montana Democrats To Choose New Senate Candidate

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August 16, 2014 AT 9:14 AM
Montana Democrats gathered Saturday for a first-of-its-kind convention to select a replacement for U.S. Sen. John Walsh as their candidate in the Senate race against Republican Rep. Steve Daines. Partly leaders hastily organized the special nominating convention after Walsh dropped out of the race after allegations of plagiarism in a college research paper. The Democrats face an Aug. 20 deadline to submit a name to the Montana Secretary of State. Delegates nominated first-term state Rep.