Montanans hand Rehberg a sixth term
MATT VOLZ — Montanans hand Rehberg a sixth term
HELENA — Montana voters have handed Denny Rehberg a sixth term of office, elected a new Supreme Court justice and approved three ballot initiatives.
Republican Rehberg easily defeated challenger Dennis McDonald, the former chairman of the state Democratic Party. Rehberg brushed off McDonald's attempts to paint him as an ineffective incumbent who has accomplished little during his tenure in Congress.
With 98 of precincts reporting early today, Rehberg had nearly 61 percent of the vote, setting him up to join his fellow...