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High Country News May 04, 1992

The race for Montana's one congressional seat pits polar opposites

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The race for Montana's one congressional seat pits polar opposites

Politicians, environmentalists and business leaders agree, the 1992 congressional campaign in Montana (between Pat Williams, a Democrat, and Ron Marlenee, a Republican) is likely to result in the most important -- and interesting -- election in perhaps a generation.

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