The deadline for candidates to file in Montana's elections was Monday, March 9. The day saw a major race shape up for U.S. Senate as Democratic Governor Steve Bullock filed against incumbent Republican Steve Daines. Also filing for the Republican primary for U.S. Senate was former Hamilton resident John Driscoll. The primary election is June 2nd.

In Ravalli County races for the State Legislature, the list is below:
Senate District 44:

  • Republicans
  • Nancy Ballance, Theresa Manzella
  • Democrats
  • Timothy Gitney, Margaret Gorski
  • House District 85

  • Republicans
  • Hollis Poe, Matthew Locati, Kyle Ellsworth, Michelle Binkley
  • Democrat
  • Laura Jackson
  • House District 86

  • Republicans
  • Kenneth Allen, David Bedey
  • House District 87

  • Republicans
  • Jolena Bugli, Sashin Hume, Ron Marshall
  • Democrat
  • Laura Merrill
  • House District 88

  • Republicans
  • James (Jim) Crews, Sharon Greef, Scott Roy McLean