Three Montana newspapers have abruptly yanked their support for Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte over allegations he assaulted a reporter.
Gianforte is facing a misdemeanor assault charge after he allegedly body slammed a reporter for the Guardian on Wednesday night. Montana’s special House election takes place Thursday.
But by early Thursday, the papers had all switched to a very different message: Gianforte is not the person they want representing Montana in Congress.
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