Red Lodge author launches U.S. House campaign

Red Lodge, Montana (August 3, 2021)

Montana Democrats now have a U.S. House candidate in the eastern part of the state.

Jack Ballard, an author and photographer from Red Lodge, filed for office recently. He is the only Democrat to do so in a year when three of the party’s candidates have gravitated to a new district in the west. The new district stems from state population growth captured in…