Originally Posted by houghtam
Yes, which is why his being a DINO is important. He will bleed several percentage points over to the R side, so it will all depend on who is running. Polling currently shows both likely candidates losing to Baucus by ~10 points, and he's not even running.
Montana has a dem governor,their last governor was also dem. It just so happens that the last dem gov was popular & is considering running to replace baucus. Brian scwietzer is his name. He runs and it's looking good for Montana staying blue.