Sitting in a county meeting witnessing this firsthand: officials asked if it were "OK" to talk about stories TO BE PRINTED in the next days edition of a Lee Enterprise newspaper. Three of five articles in the Ravalli Republic Newspaper the next day were "discussed" in a county government meeting.
This racket goes further. Online, the newspaper uses its hits from the public to protect unethical officials in Montana. Here is an example of just 4 in Montana:
Example of 5 More officials, including Attorney General Steve Bullock protected by Lee:
Steve Bullock is running for Governor of Montana....and is complete scum.
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