Letter to the Montana Republican legislative leaders and party Executive Committee members
Last updated 3/7/2023 at 10:44am
It’s not that the Constitution does not contemplate dynamic tension precipitated by differences of view. It is that it also, simultaneously, calls for self-restraint, sincere consideration of contrary views, a willingness to compromise, a mutual promise to serve the common good, opposition without oppression, rivalry without vilification, and disagreement without contempt. These are the values infused into every line and verse of the Constitution. They are an inseparable component of the Rule of Law, which the Republican Platform specifically claims to embrace.
Repudiation of these const...
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