From being among the first to call for Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney’s ousting to taking heat for objecting to Afghan evacuees being settled in his state, Republican Rep. Matt Rosendale of Montana is making a splash during his first term in Congress and becoming known for spicy press statements that prompt national attention.
Rosendale, 61, speaks with a sharp intensity and piercing eye contact that matches his fiery press statements that do not mince words. But he does not quite fall in the category of political rabble-rousers chiming in on every headline of the day simply to get noticed.
“I don’t just go out there and ready, fire, aim,” Rosendale told the Washington Examiner. “The best managers make good decisions faster.