Steve Bullock is the two-term Governor of Montana. He announced his run for President on May 14, 2019. (For debate info, visit our home page.)
Birthdate: April 11, 1966
Birthplace: Missoula, Montana
Birth name: Stephen Clark Bullock
Father: Mike Bullock, a teacher and administrator.
Mother: Penny Clark, a school board trustee.
Marriage: Lisa Downs
Children: Alexandria, Cameron and Caroline
Education: Claremont McKenna College, B.A. 1988; and Columbia Law School, J.D. 1994.
Campaign website: https://stevebullock.com/
- From 2001-04, Bullock practiced law in Washington, D.C. with Steptoe & Johnson, where he served as an adjunct professor at George Washington University Law School.
- Bullock served as chief legal counsel to the Montana Secretary of State, then from 1997 to 2001 as executive assistant attorney general, and later acting chief deputy. He ran unsuccessfully for Attorney General in 2000, and was later elected to that office in 2008.
- Bullock returned to Montana in 2004, working in private practice in Helena where he represented individuals, consumer organizations, labor unions, peace officers, associations of political subdivisions, and small and large businesses.
- Bullock was elected to two terms as Governor, in 2012 and 2016; he will be term-limited out of the governor's race in 2020.
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