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Public Policy Tipoffs Involving Montana Newsletter for Sunday August 25, 2019 ( 3 items )  

48 Outstanding Students Awarded 2019 Horatio Alger Montana Scholarships Worth $10,000
ALEXANDRIA, Virginia, Aug. 20 -- The Horatio Alger Association issued the following news release: * * * - Through the generosity of Horatio Alger Member Dennis R. Washington and his wife, Phyllis, the Association awards undergraduate college scholarships to young men and women from Montana * * * Horatio Alger Association of Distinguished Americans, Inc., a nonprofit educational organization honoring the achievements of outstanding individuals and encouraging youth to pursue their dreams thro  more

Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis: Proposed Navajo Acquisition of Bankrupt U.S. Coal Company Is an Ill-Timed Gamble
CLEVELAND, Ohio, Aug. 22 -- The Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis issued the following news release: * * * - Plan to buy Cloud Peak's mines in Montana and Wyoming comes as Powder River Basin producers face more hard times - NTEC could modernize with leadership change * * * A plan by the Navajo Transitional Energy Company (NTEC) to acquire Cloud Peak Energy's coal mines in Montana and Wyoming is a high-risk gamble and poorly timed, concludes a report published today by the  more

Victory Fund Endorses 12 More LGBTQ Candidates
WASHINGTON, Aug. 20 -- The Gay and Lesbian Victory Fund issued the following news release: Today LGBTQ Victory Fund, the only national organization dedicated to electing LGBTQ leaders to public office, endorsed 12 new openly LGBTQ candidates for the 2019 and 2020 election cycles. Montana state Senator Bryce Bennett, who is running for secretary of state, received a Game Changer endorsement. Sen. Bennett was the first openly gay man to serve in the state legislature, and if he wins in 2020, woul  more