Tempel talks about his experience in the Legislature
Defends at Pachyderm meeting his sponsoring mail ballot bill
May 14, 2018
State Sen. Russ Tempel, R-Chester, spoke to the North Central Pachyderm Club Friday where he defended his stance on two issues that put him at odds with some conservatives in the last legislative session - support for a bill to allow counties to conduct last year's special U.S. House election entirely by mail, and voting to authorize bonding for state infrastructure projects.
Tempel and Brad Lotton, owner of Lotton Construction in Havre and the Hill County Republican Central Committee financial director, are currently in a Republican primary to represent Senate District 14. The District ex...