Tempel, Tuss, Knudsen win legislative races
Last updated 11/9/2022 at 1:03pm
It was mixed results for incumbent legislators in local races in Tuesday’s election, with Sen. Russ Tempel, R-Chester, and Rep. Casey Knudsen, R-Malta, holding onto their seats but Democrat Paul Tuss, D-Havre, defeating incumbent Rep. Ed Hill, R-Havre, in that race.
Tuss took 1,785 votes to Hill’s 1,477.
Tuss reacted with relief and positive anticipation of what was to come.
“I’m feeling great. This was a long campaign,” he said. “... But the campaign phase ends today, and the governing phase begins.”
Tuss said he looks forward to serving in the Legislature and vowed to re...