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Sen. Baucus cites large number of     child victims on reservations
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Sen. Baucus cites large number of child victims on reservations (August 8, 2013)

An average of 7,500 children are victimized on reservations every year, according to Sen. Max Baucus (D-Montana).

Indian voting rights lawsuit    carries impact in Senate election
National | Politics

Indian voting rights lawsuit carries impact in Senate election (July 16, 2013)

An Indian voting rights case in Montana could affect the balance of power in the U.S. Senate.

Stephanie Woodard: Native vote plays role in control of Senate
National | Politics

Stephanie Woodard: Native vote plays role in control of Senate (April 26, 2013)

Stephanie Woodard reports on the power of the Native vote in Montana in light of the retirement of Sen. Max Baucus (D-Montana): The decision of U.S. Senator Max Baucus (D-Montana)...

Editorial: Sen.  Baucus of Montana showed true staying power
Opinion | Politics

Editorial: Sen. Baucus of Montana showed true staying power (April 24, 2013)

The Great Falls Tribune reflects on the career of Sen. Max Baucus (D-Montana), the chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, who will be retiring after 40 years in the Senate:...

Sen. Max Baucus of Montana to announce plans for retirement
Politics

Sen. Max Baucus of Montana to announce plans for retirement (April 23, 2013)

Sen. Max Baucus (D-Montana), the chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, won' t be seeking re-election in 2014, The Hill reports. Baucus has been an ally to tribes on...

Tribes lobby Congress for  equal treatment on tax-free bonds
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Tribes lobby Congress for equal treatment on tax-free bonds (March 11, 2013)

Tribes are lobbying Congress for equal treatment in issuing tax-exempt bonds. Tribes often issue tax-exempt bonds for economic development projects. But the Internal Revenue Service has determined that projects such...

Senator  Max Baucus: Fighting for tax fairness in Indian Country
Opinion

Senator Max Baucus: Fighting for tax fairness in Indian Country (January 8, 2013)

As Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, which has jurisdiction over taxes, health care, trade, and Social Security, I’m in a unique position to help introduce and pass legislation that...

New bill introduced for Northern Cheyenne Tribe's coal swap
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New bill introduced for Northern Cheyenne Tribe's coal swap (February 16, 2012)

Sen. Max Baucus (D-Montana) is introducing a new version of a coal swap for the Northern Cheyenne Tribe of Montana. The bill requires the Interior Department to transfer 110 million...

Opinion: Bill to reauthorize highway program boosts economy
Opinion

Opinion: Bill to reauthorize highway program boosts economy (November 28, 2011)

"Leaders in transportation have long understood that there are no such things as Republican or Democratic bridges, just as there are no Democratic or Republican roads. This fundamental understanding of...

Sen. Baucus statement on the passing of Elouise Cobell
Cobell Lawsuit & Settlement | National

Sen. Baucus statement on the passing of Elouise Cobell (October 17, 2011)

The following is a statement from Sen. Max Baucus (D-Montana). Eloise Cobell was a warrior for justice, a voice for the voiceless, and a dear friend. Our state and our...

Bill seeks to award Congressional Gold Medal to Elouise Cobell
Cobell Lawsuit & Settlement

Bill seeks to award Congressional Gold Medal to Elouise Cobell (September 7, 2011)

Sen. Jon Tester (D-Montana) and Sen. Max Baucus (D-Montana) introduced a bill on Tuesday to award the Congressional Gold Medal to Elouise Cobell, the lead plaintiff in the Indian trust...

Max Baucus: Tribal 'heroes' took action on  flooding in Montana
Opinion

Max Baucus: Tribal 'heroes' took action on flooding in Montana (June 20, 2011)

"Our great state has faced severe and unrelenting flooding for the past several weeks. As water levels rise, Montanans across the state are stepping up to help. This is the...

Bill introduced to ratify Blackfeet  Nation water rights compact
Environment | Politics

Bill introduced to ratify Blackfeet Nation water rights compact (February 24, 2011)

Sen. Max Baucus (D-Montana) and Sen. Jon Tester (D-Montana) introduced a bill to ratify the water rights compact of the Blackfeet Nation. The tribe and the state signed the compact...