Montana legislators and officials weigh in on the USPS and Bullock's lawsuit
Last updated 9/11/2020 at 11:54am
Gov. Steve Bullock announced Tuesday that he was filing a lawsuit against U.S. Postmaster General Louis DeJoy over recent changes made at the United States Postal Service that Bullock argues are unlawful and have directly harmed Montanans by impeding the flow of mail.
While Sen. Jon Tester D-Mont., and Lt. Gov. Mike Cooney have supported the lawsuit, Sen. Steve Daines R-Mont., has called it a political stunt, and Rep. Greg Gianforte R-Mont., has indicated a similar opinion.
Daines is facing Bullock, a Democrat, in this year’s race for Daines’ Senate seat, and Cooney, also a Democrat,...