More fallout from John Walsh’s plagiarism?

Probably none, according to a Montana State University political analyst

More fallout from John Walsh’s plagiarism?

Sen. John Walsh’s name has been removed from the U.S. Army War College’s academic rolls and grinded from a plaque listing the members of the graduating class of 2007 after the college stripped him of his degree for plagiarism. The announcement that the war college revoked the Montana Democrat’s 2007 master’s degree on Friday marked […]

Montana Democrats choose Curtis for Senate run

The Senate race was seen as a tough one for Democrats to win

Montana Democrats choose Curtis for Senate run

Montana Democrats on Saturday selected a little-known state lawmaker named Amanda Curtis as their candidate for U.S. Senate after Sen. John Walsh dropped out amid plagiarism allegations from his time at the U.S. Army War College. Curtis, a first-term representative from Butte, now faces the challenge of introducing herself to Montana voters and making her […]

Walsh quits Senate over plagiarism

Walsh quits Senate over plagiarism

Democrats will be hard-pressed in quickly finding a strong candidate for Montana’s U.S. Senate election after incumbent John Walsh’s abrupt withdrawal from the campaign in a plagiarism controversy. Walsh’s decision to quit the campaign Thursday gave an instant shot in the arm to Republicans nationally. A net gain of six seats in the Senate would […]

Is John Walsh headed for the political scrap heap?

Walsh has canceled campaign events scheduled for this week

Is John Walsh headed for the political scrap heap?

Sen. John Walsh hasn’t made a public appearance since the weekend, and Montana Democrats are reviewing the steps they would need to take to replace him with another candidate if he decides to withdraw from the Senate race. Walsh’s campaign has been silent about whether he plans to keep campaigning amid allegations that he plagiarized […]

Mixed reactions from vets on Walsh’s plagiarism

A mixed bag of condemnation, sympathy and shrugs

Mixed reactions from vets on Walsh’s plagiarism

The talk in American Legion and Veterans of Foreign War halls and barrooms across Montana has been about Sen. John Walsh since the Democrat linked a cribbed research project he wrote in 2007 to post-traumatic stress disorder. How those veteran voters respond means a lot to Walsh, who has built his election campaign for the […]

More investigation into Sen. Walsh’s plagiarism

Democrats must decide whether the allegations are too toxic for Walsh to survive

More investigation into Sen. Walsh’s plagiarism

Sen. John Walsh remained steadfast Thursday amid an investigation into whether he plagiarized a research project required for a master’s degree, winning fresh backing from fellow Democrats in Montana and the governor who appointed him to the Senate earlier this year. The U.S. Army War College said in a statement late Thursday it will examine […]