HELENA, Mont. -

Democratic candidates from across the state gathered at the Great Northern Hotel Tuesday evening.

Gubernatorial candidate Steve Bullock and running mate John Walsh both spoke highly of their supporters.

With about 45% of the precincts counted Bullock and Walsh lead the polls. Democrat Attorney General candidate Pam Bucy also leads.

Party attendees kept the energy up as President Barack Obama gave his acceptance speech.


They and the candidates will continue to keep a close eye on the state numbers.