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Eight candidates fighting to be Montana's next U.S. Senate

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Six Republicans have announced they will actively pursue a spot in the US Senate race.
Troy Downing, an air veteran, Russell Fagg, a former state representative, Scott Roy McLean, Ronald Murray, Albert Olszewski,  former Montana House Representative from district 11, and Matt Rosendale, who currently serves as Montana's state auditor.

On the Democratic side Senator John Tester will also seek re-election in the November primary, right now he is the only Democrat who has made it public that he will run. Green party candidate Thomas Breck has also declared he will run for Senate.


January 11th is the first day that candidates can officially file their nomination paperwork with the secretary of state.

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