“I’m looking at gathering signatures to try to get our legislature to impeach him and have him removed because I think that we’re to that point,” said one GOP county chairman.
Hunter Woodall is a former Daily Beast political reporter covering the 2020 campaign. Since graduating from the University of Missouri, Hunter has also worked as a national politics reporter based in New Hampshire for The Associated Press and covered state government and politics for The Kansas City Star. Follow him on Twitter @huntermw
“I trust Montanans to make the right decisions for themselves as opposed to edicts from Helena,” Governor-elect Gianforte said this summer, according to a local radio station.
He joins several other governors from virus-slammed states who have ordered new restrictions but not the one public-health experts want.
“The more deaths I see every day, the more ticked off I get at the lack of a response from our state government,” said Dr. Ervin Yen, a Republican and former state senator.