Monthly Archives: May 2013

Baucus Promotes Economic Summit, Other Remaining Priorities

Liberated from the demands and time constraints of campaigning, Sen. Max Baucus says he feels reinvigorated as he closes out the final term of his nearly 40-year congressional career. Repeating a line he has used frequently since announcing his retirement from the U.S. Senate two weeks ago, the Democrat told a group of Flathead business… Read more »

Entrepreneur Musk to headline Baucus summit

In Kalispell on Thursday, Montana Sen. Max Baucus announced the latest headliner for this September’s Montana Economic Development Summit in Butte. During a roundtable discussion at the Kalispell Chamber of Commerce, Baucus revealed that he has secured Elon Musk for the lead role in Butte. Musk, 41, is a co-founder of PayPal and Tesla Motors… Read more »

Baucus seeks ideas on economic growth from Flathead business leaders

KALISPELL – One day after edging boards at the recently reopened Plum Creek Timber Co. stud mill in Evergreen, working alongside millworkers in a Montana industry that flagged with the housing collapse and is now rebounding, U.S. Sen. Max Baucus plied members of the Kalispell Chamber of Commerce with a question – how can the… Read more »