Running Scared: Rosendale’s First Two Weeks as Nominee

We know one GOP Senate candidate who’s saying TGIF today. Matt Rosendale has been on the ballot in Montana less than ten days — and he’s managed to rack up dozens of bad headlines that have tarnished his nascent general election campaign.

First, Rosendale barely escaped a nasty primary that branded him as an out of state carpetbagger and fake rancher:

Then, Rosendale backed out of a scheduled debate with Sen. Jon Tester in Whitefish, when a week earlier he had promised to attend:

…Only to hop a flight to Washington for fundraisers with DC lobbyists:

…Where we caught up with him to ask a few questions about his record of lies. Spoiler alert: he didn’t answer a single one.