Police officers, unions and lobbyists are supporting a trend of political backlash to racial justice advocates in at least 14 states this year.
Widespread opposition to Montana's fossil fuel anti-protest bill, HB 481, is being ignored by the state's Republican-controlled legislature.
Rep. Steve Gunderson justified his anti-protest bill using misinformation. Groups representing TransCanada, Enbridge, and ExxonMobil support HB 481.
A recording of his colleagues saying the opposite was published in 2019.
HB 1321 could mean six years in prison and $10,000 fines, just for stepping onto fossil fuel property.
The former primetime TV star received $1.5 million in Koch contracts from 2017-2019. He cranks out content that reflects Charles Koch's priorities.
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