Modern Revolution and Counterrevolution: Montana from the late 1960s through the 1990s
May 30 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Chuck Johnson is a Great Falls native who covered most of this era as a journalist, working for 44 years as a state political and government reporter for the Associated Press, Great Falls Tribune, Lee Newspapers and Bozeman Daily Chronicle. He has a bachelor’s degree in journalism and an M.A. in history from the University of Montana and currently serves on the Board of Trustees for the Montana Historical Society. Johnson explores the tumultuous period of Montana politics, from the 1960s through the 1980s, that shapes Montana today.
The 1972 Constitution was adopted by the 100 delegates to the Constitutional Convention on March 22, 1972, and was ratified by the citizens of Montana on June 6, 1972.