The Green Papers: Off Year Election 2001

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Governor:1(Term Limit: No more than 2 4-year terms in any 4-term period)
Senators:2(Electoral Classes 1 and 2)
2000 Representatives:1(0.23% of 435)
2002 Representatives:1(0.23% of 435)
1990 Census:799,065(0.32% of 248,765,170)
2000 Census:905,316(0.32% of 281,998,273)
Registered Voters (Nov 98):494,763
Estimated Voting age population (Jan 98):658,000 
Tuesday, November 6, 2001 Polls Close: 8 PM MST (0300 UTC)
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Governor  Term limit: No more than 2 4-year terms in any 4-term period, Current Governors  

 Republican  Governor Judy Martz
First elected: 2000
Chair up for election: Tuesday, November 2, 2004. (The current Governor is NOT affected by this state's term limit).

Senate  6-year term, Current Senate  Senate Electoral Classes

Class 1Republican  Senator Conrad Burns
First elected: 1988; re-elected: 1994, 2000
Seat up for election: Tuesday, November 7, 2006.

17 April 2001: Senator Burns is recovering from surgery. Reports indicate that doctors removed a malignant polyp from the colon of the 66 year old Senator about a week ago. He is expected to make a complete recovery.

Class 2Democrat  Senator Max Baucus
First elected: 1978; re-elected: 1984, 1990, 1996
Seat up for election: Tuesday, November 5, 2002.

House of Representatives  2 year term, Current House  
Partisan Composition: 1 Republican

At-LargeRepublican  Congressman Dennis Rehberg
Seat up for election: Tuesday, November 5, 2002.

Congressional District

Montana has been allocated only 1 Representative in Congress at large; therefore, the entire state consists of, in effect, only one statewide Congressional District.