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Reality Check

Reality Check

Pawns in the Lobbyist Game

Lobbyists and special interest groups are in every sense of the words “puppet masters” of the Legislature

By Tammi Fisher
Reality Check

A Tie Does Not Make the Statesman

I’d wager to guess Montanans prefer a Legislature that values productivity over subsidizing the tie-manufacturing industry

By Tammi Fisher
Reality Check

Self Service and Free Speech

Choosing Facebook to exercise a councilman’s “free speech” effectively limits the public’s ability to access the same

By Tammi Fisher
Reality Check

The Assault on Local Control

We have a legislative majority uneducated in and defiant to long-held Republican principles

By Tammi Fisher
Reality Check

Of Character and Cowardice

Steve Daines revealed his authentic self last week, and Montana is left to endure six more years of his vacuous representation

By Tammi Fisher
Reality Check

Amanda Deserved Better

We owe it to Amanda’s children to ensure the blame for her death rests solely with her murderer

By Tammi Fisher
Reality Check

Kalispell’s Bob

Bob Hafferman's influence made me a better mayor and the city a better place

By Tammi Fisher
Reality Check

A Tale of Two Lawyers

Student loan debt forgiveness fails to address the crisis’s causes

By Tammi Fisher
Reality Check

The Fix is Not in

Regardless of the election results, the next few months are going to be rocky

By Tammi Fisher
Reality Check

The Politics of Public Health

This charade of caring about public health while failing to lead is of zero value to our at-risk residents, first responders and healthcare workers

By Tammi Fisher
Reality Check

Sage Advice

Constructive criticism is fair game; cruelty is not

By Tammi Fisher
Reality Check

The Law Provides Order

Amidst the political rancor and toxicity, for our republic to survive, the reliably consistent Constitution must guide us

By Tammi Fisher

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