Schweitzer to address stockgrowers organization
December 7, 2009
Gov. Brian Schweitzer has accepted an invitation to deliver the keynote speech at the Montana Stockgrowers Association convention. T h e c o n s e r v a t i v e - l e a n i n g Stockgrowers have been at loggerheads with Schweitzer over livestock issues since his 2004 election, but an apology by group president Tom Hougen in October has led to some reconciliation. "We're obviously pleased that the governor has accepted our invitation," said Errol Rice, S t o c k - growers vice president. S c h we i t - zer's speech is s c h e d u l e d fo r noon Friday at the Crowne Plaza. The...