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Montana Democratic Party
ChairpersonRobyn Driscoll
Senate Minority LeaderJill Cohenour
House Minority LeaderKim Abbott
HeadquartersHelena, Montana
National affiliationDemocratic Party
Seats in the U.S. Senate
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Seats in the U.S. House
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Seats in the Montana Senate
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Seats in the Montana House
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Statewide Executive Offices
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Website
www.montanademocrats.org

Montana Democratic Party (MDP) is the affiliate of the Democratic Party in the U.S. state of Montana and one of the two major political parties in the state. The party is chaired by Robyn Driscoll.[1] The National Committeeman is Jorge Quintana, and the National Committeewoman is Jean Lemire Dahlman.

Elected officers

Office Name
Chair Robyn Driscoll
Vice Chair Max Croes
Secretary Jacquie Helt
Treasurer Donavon Hawk
National Committeeman Jorge Quintana
National Committeewoman Jean Lemire Dahlman

Current elected officials

The Montana Democratic Party currently hold none of the six statewide offices and a minority of the seats in both the Montana Senate and Montana House of Representatives. They hold one of the state's U.S. Senate seats.

Member of Congress

U.S. Senate

Statewide offices

Legislative leaders

Office Representative
Senate Minority Leader Jill Cohenour
Senate Minority Whips Pat Flowers
Jennifer Pomnichowski
Margaret MacDonald
House Minority Leader Kim Abbott
House Minority Whips Tyson Runningwolf
Laurie Bishop
Derek Harvey

19 Members of the Montana Senate

District Senator Residence
8 Susan Webber Browning
11 Tom Jacobson Great Falls
12 Carlie Boland Great Falls
16 Mike Fox Hays
24 Mary McNally Billings
25 Jen Gross Billings
31 Christopher Pope Bozeman
32 Pat Flowers Belgrade
33 Jennifer Pomnichowski Bozeman
37 Ryan Lynch Butte
38 Edith McClafferty Butte
39 Mark Sweeney Helena
41 Janet Ellis Helena
42 Jill Cohenour East Helena
45 Ellie Boldman Missoula
46 Shannon O'Brien Helena
48 Nate McConnell Missoula
49 Diane Sands Missoula
50 Bryce Bennett Missoula

33 Members of the Montana House of Representatives

District Representative Residence
5 Dave Fern Whitefish
15 Marvin Weatherwax Jr. Browning
16 Tyson Runningwolf Browning
31 Frank Smith Poplar
32 Jonathan Windy Boy Box Elder
41 Rynalea Whiteman Pena Lame Deer
42 Sharon Stewart-Peregoy Crow Agency
47 Katharin Kelker Billings
48 Jessica Karjala Billings
49 Emma Kerr-Carpenter Billings
60 Laurie Bishop Livingston
61 Jim Hamilton Bozeman
62 Ed Stafman Bozeman
63 Alice Buckley Bozeman
65 Kelly Kortum Bozeman
66 Denise Hayman Bozeman
73 Jim Keane Butte
74 Derek Harvey Butte
76 Donavon Hawk Butte
77 Sara Novak Helana
79 Robert Farris-Olsen Helena
81 Mary Caferro Helena
82 Moffie Funk Helena
83 Kim Abbott Helena
84 Mary Ann Dunwell Helena
89 Katie Sullivan Missoula
90 Marilyn Marler Missoula
91 Connie Keogh Missoula
94 Tom France Missoula
95 Danny Tenenbaum Missoula
98 Willis Curdy Missoula
99 Mark Thane Missoula
100 Andrea Olsen Missoula

Election results

Presidential

Montana Democratic Party presidential election results
Election Presidential Ticket Votes Vote % Electoral votes Result
1892 Grover Cleveland/Adlai E. Stevenson 17,690 39.79%
0 / 3
Won
1896 William Jennings Bryan/Arthur Sewall 42,628 79.93%
3 / 3
Lost
1900 William Jennings Bryan/Adlai E. Stevenson 37,311 58.43%
3 / 3
Lost
1904 Alton B. Parker/Henry G. Davis 21,773 33.79%
0 / 3
Lost
1908 William Jennings Bryan/John W. Kern 29,326 42.61%
0 / 3
Lost
1912 Woodrow Wilson/Thomas R. Marshall 27,941 35.00%
4 / 4
Won
1916 Woodrow Wilson/Thomas R. Marshall 101,063 56.88%
4 / 4
Won
1920 James M. Cox/Franklin D. Roosevelt 57,372 32.05%
0 / 4
Lost
1924 John W. Davis/Charles W. Bryan 33,805 19.38%
0 / 4
Lost
1928 Al Smith/Joseph T. Robinson 78,578 40.48%
0 / 4
Lost
1932 Franklin D. Roosevelt/John N. Garner 127,286 58.80%
4 / 4
Won
1936 Franklin D. Roosevelt/John N. Garner 159,690 69.28%
4 / 4
Won
1940 Franklin D. Roosevelt/Henry A. Wallace 145,698 58.78%
4 / 4
Won
1944 Franklin D. Roosevelt/Harry S. Truman 112,556 54.28%
4 / 4
Won
1948 Harry S. Truman/Alben W. Barkley 119,071 53.09%
4 / 4
Won
1952 Adlai Stevenson/John Sparkman 106,213 40.07%
0 / 4
Lost
1956 Adlai Stevenson/Estes Kefauver 116,238 42.87%
0 / 4
Lost
1960 John F. Kennedy/Lyndon B. Johnson 134,891 48.60%
0 / 4
Won
1964 Lyndon B. Johnson/Hubert Humphrey 164,246 58.95%
4 / 4
Won
1968 Hubert Humphrey/Edmund Muskie 114,117 41.59%
0 / 4
Lost
1972 George McGovern/Sargent Shriver 120,197 37.85%
0 / 4
Lost
1976 Jimmy Carter/Walter Mondale 149,259 45.40%
0 / 4
Won
1980 Jimmy Carter/Walter Mondale 118,032 32.43%
0 / 4
Lost
1984 Walter Mondale/Geraldine Ferraro 146,742 38.18%
0 / 4
Lost
1988 Michael Dukakis/Lloyd Bentsen 168,936 46.20%
0 / 4
Lost
1992 Bill Clinton/Al Gore 154,507 37.63%
3 / 3
Won
1996 Bill Clinton/Al Gore 167,922 41.23%
0 / 3
Won
2000 Al Gore/Joe Lieberman 137,126 33.4%
0 / 3
Lost
2004 John Kerry/John Edwards 173,710 38.56%
0 / 3
Lost
2008 Barack Obama/Joe Biden 232,159 47.11%
0 / 3
Won
2012 Barack Obama/Joe Biden 201,839 41.70%
0 / 3
Won
2016 Hillary Clinton/Tim Kaine 177,709 35.75%
0 / 3
Lost
2020 Joe Biden/Kamala Harris 244,786 40.55%
0 / 3
Won

Gubernatorial

Montana Democratic Party gubernatorial election results
Election Gubernatorial candidate Votes Vote % Result
1889 Joseph Toole 19,735 50.96% Won Green tickY
1892 Timothy E. Collins 17,650 39.96% Lost Red XN
1896 Robert Burns Smith 36,688 70.99% Won Green tickY
1900 Joseph Toole 31,419 49.24% Won Green tickY
1904 Joseph Toole 35,377 53.79% Won Green tickY
1908 Edwin L. Norris 32,282 47.34% Won Green tickY
1912 Sam V. Stewart 25,381 31.81% Won Green tickY
1916 Sam V. Stewart 85,683 49.36% Won Green tickY
1920 Burton K. Wheeler 74,875 40.26% Lost Red XN
1924 John E. Erickson 88,801 51.02% Won Green tickY
1928 John E. Erickson 113,635 58.52% Won Green tickY
1932 John E. Erickson 104,949 48.50% Won Green tickY
1936 Roy E. Ayers 115,310 50.94% Won Green tickY
1940 Roy E. Ayers 119,453 48.64% Lost Red XN
1944 Leif Erickson 89,224 43.18% Lost Red XN
1948 John W. Bonner 124,267 55.73% Won Green tickY
1952 John W. Bonner 129,369 49.04% Lost Red XN
1956 Arnold Olsen 131,488 48.63% Lost Red XN
1960 Paul Cannon 125,651 44.89% Lost Red XN
1964 Roland Renne 136,862 48.71% Lost Red XN
1968 Forrest H. Anderson 150,481 54.11% Won Green tickY
1972 Thomas Lee Judge 172,523 54.12% Won Green tickY
1976 Thomas Lee Judge 195,420 61.70% Won Green tickY
1980 Ted Schwinden 199,574 55.37% Won Green tickY
1984 Ted Schwinden 266,578 70.34% Won Green tickY
1988 Thomas Lee Judge 169,313 46.13% Lost Red XN
1992 Dorothy Bradley 198,421 48.65% Lost Red XN
1996 Judy Jacobson 84,407 20.83% Lost Red XN
2000 Mark O'Keefe 193,131 47.08% Lost Red XN
2004 Brian Schweitzer 225,016 50.44% Won Green tickY
2008 Brian Schweitzer 318,670 65.47% Won Green tickY
2012 Steve Bullock 236,450 48.90% Won Green tickY
2016 Steve Bullock 255,933 50.25% Won Green tickY
2020 Mike Cooney 250,860 41.56% Lost Red XN

See also

References

  1. ^ "Party Officers". The Montana Democratic Party. Retrieved June 5, 2021.