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Greg Gianforte
loudmouth

Fake Tough: Bullying Loudmouth Numbskulls Mimic Trump

When a Republican candidate assaulted a journalist, the loudmouth right-wing media began making excuses, if not downright lying about what happened. Rush Limbaugh rhetorically condemned the attack but quickly devolved into hero worship.

May 30, 2017
Montana

Republican Gianforte Wins Montana Congressional Seat After Assault Citation

Republican Greg Gianforte defeated a political novice to win Montana’s seat in the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday, barely 24 hours after he was charged with assaulting a reporter who asked him about the Republican healthcare bill. A race that was expected to be a test of President Donald Trump’s political influence ahead of next year’s U.S. congressional elections was jolted by the charge against Gianforte, a wealthy technology executive who had urged voters to send him to Congress to help Trump

May 26, 2017
Gianforte

Montana GOP House Candidate Gianforte Recorded Assaulting Guardian Reporter

Ben Jacobs, a correspondent for The Guardian newspaper, said in a Twitter post and a television interview on MSNBC that Montana GOP Congressional candidate Greg Gianforte “body slammed” him, breaking his eyeglasses, at a campaign event in Bozeman.

May 24, 2017