Steve Bullock's file

Steve Bullock is governor of Montana. Bullock was elected governor in 2012 and was ree-lected in 2016. From 2009 to 2013, Bullock served as attorney general of Montana. He received a bachelor’s degree in politics, philosophy and economics from Claremont McKenna College and a J.D. from Columbia Law School. In 2019, he announced he is running for the Democratic nomination for president.

Recent stories featuring Steve Bullock

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With an approval rating of 66%, Bullock was ranked the most popular Democratic governor in 2016. When it came time for the 2016 election, he and only one other Democrat in Montana won statewide offices – when Trump won by more than 20 points.

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