The 1996 United States House of Representatives election in Montana was held on November 5, 1996 to determine who will represent the state of Montana in the United States House of Representatives. Montana has one, at large district in the House, apportioned according to the 1990 United States Census, due to its low population. Representatives are elected for two-year terms.

General Election


Montana At-large congressional district election, 1996[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Republican Rick Hill 211,975 52.41
Democratic Bill Yellowtail 174,516 43.15
Natural Law Jim Brooks 17,935 4.43
Total votes 404,426 100.00
Republican gain from Democratic


Preceded by
1994 elections
United States House elections in Montana
Succeeded by
1998 elections