|24th Governor of Montana|
|Assumed office |
January 7, 2013
|Lieutenant||John Walsh (2013–2014)|
Angela McLean (2014–present)
|Preceded by||Brian Schweitzer|
|23rd Attorney General of Montana|
January 5, 2009 – January 7, 2013
|Preceded by||Mike McGrath|
|Succeeded by||Timothy Fox|
|Born||April 11, 1966|
Missoula, Montana, U.S.
|Alma mater||Claremont McKenna College|
Columbia Law School
Bullock was born in Missoula, Montana. He graduated from Claremont McKenna College and Columbia Law School. He was a professor at the George Washington University Law School before opening his own law firm upon returning to Montana. In 2008, Bullock was elected Attorney General of Montana, and was the state's attorney general from 2009 to 2013.
In 2012, he beat Republican nominee Rick Hill in the 2012 gubernatorial general election with 48% of the vote. In 2016, Bullock won re-election with 50.2% of the vote, beating Republican nominee Greg Gianforte.
References[change | change source]
- Brammer, Jack (2008-04-26). "Beshear to Split Diverse Cabinet; New One Is Energy and Environment". Lexington Herald-Leader.
- "Why I left Elizabeth Warren off my 2020 presidential list (and why I was wrong)". Washington Post. Retrieved May 24, 2017.
- Egan, Timothy (December 23, 2016). "Red State Hope for Democratic Blues". Retrieved May 24, 2017 – via NYTimes.com.
- State of Montana. "Governor Steve Bullock". Retrieved July 20, 2018.
- Beth Hanson, Amy (July 16, 2018). "Bullock Outlines Jobs Initiative for Governors Association". Flathead Beacon. Retrieved July 20, 2018.
- "Steve Bullock on Twitter".
Other websites[change | change source]
- Governor Steve Bullock official Montana government website