Mont. Senator Baucus To Retire After 36 Years In Congress
By: Tamara Keith
April 23, 2013
Montana Democrat Max Baucus announced he will not seek re-election in 2014, and instead retire from the U.S. Senate. The departure creates yet another challenge for Democrats, who hold a 55-45 majority in the chamber but who must defend a number of seats, some of them open, in states lost by President Obama last November.
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