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Montana, also known as "The Treasure State" and "Big Sky Country," is bordered by North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming, Idaho and Canada. It was the 41st state to be admitted to the Union. Although Helena is the state’s capital, Billings is the largest city in Montana. Montana is a large tourist hub for attractions like Glacier National Park, Yellowstone National Park and the Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument.

Montana has two members of the U.S. Senate, one member of the U.S. House of Representatives, 50 members of the State Senate and 100 members of the House of Representatives.


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National politics in Montana


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Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:
John Walsh
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Democratic PartyU.S. Senate, Montana 2014January 3, 2015[ Link]
Jon Tester
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Democratic PartyU.S. Senate, Montana 2007January 3, 2019November 2018Link


Flag of the United States.png Current members of the U.S. House of Representatives

Name:Party:Position:Assumed Office:Term Ends:Next Election:Official Website:
Steve Daines
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Republican PartyU.S. House, Montana, At-Large District 2013January 3, 2015November 4, 2014Link


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The structure of the Montana judicial system is laid out in Article VII of the state constitution. The state court system is made up of the Montana Supreme Court and the Montana District Courts, along with various courts of limited jurisdiction.


On the federal level there are two courts with statewide jurisdiction: the United States District Court for the District of Montana and the District of Montana Bankruptcy Court.

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Montana
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The Treasure State
Capital:   Helena
Motto:   Oro y plata
Translation:   Gold and silver
Population:   994,000
Area of state:   147,042 sq. mi.
Admitted to U.S.:   1889
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