Max Baucus

Montana Is Losing A Statesman
Max Baucus will retire from his Senate seat here in Montana as soon as he's confirmed by the Senate (a certainty) as the new U.S. Ambassador to China. He announced his intention not to seek re-election last April. Baucus is equally at tension with the progressive wing of the Democratic Party an…
Why Did Senator Baucus Vote Against S.B. 649?
As you may be aware Senator Max Baucus is retiring. He could be described as a conservative Democrat or if he was a Republican he might be thought of as a liberal Republican. Some thought his decision to vote against S. 649: The Safe Communities, Safe Schools Act of 2013 was a political one since he…