Montana Senator Jon Tester wrote an open letter this week to the man challenging his re-election, Congressman Denny Rehberg, encouraging a truce much like the one brokered in the Massachusetts Senate race between Elizabeth Warren and incumbent Scott Brown. But will shady third-party groups funded by big business and orchestrated by Karl Rove play ball?
“Let’s reject and work to keep all third-party radio ads about you and me out of Montana,” wrote Tester. “Let’s reject efforts by outside groups to undermine Montana’s tradition of elections decided by people — not corporations.”
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