Cooney talks about his Growing Montana Plan at campaign event
Last updated 9/2/2020 at 11:35am
Montana Lt. Gov. Mike Cooney held a campaign event Tuesday afternoon at Gibson Park in Great Falls, livestreamed over Facebook, to talk about his Growing Montana Plan, which he said is aimed at helping rural agriculture producers around the state amid uncertain economic times.
Cooney is facing Rep. Greg Gianforte, R-Mont., Libertarian candidate Lyman Bishop and Robert Barb, who is running as a Green Party candidate, in the gubernatorial race in the 2020 general election.
Cooney said the plan’s goal is to invest in Montana agriculture and facilitate the creation of good-paying jobs in ru...