Meet Your Legislative Candidates: Former Red Lodge Mayor Elizabeth 'Betsy' Scanlin
Former Red Lodge mayor Elizabeth (“Betsy”) Scanlin has filed to run as a Democrat for the Montana Senate District 29 seat. The senate district runs from Bearcreek and Belfry on the south-east to Reed Point and Greycliff on the north-west. The incumbent is Republican David Howard from Park City. Scanlin has been married to Jeff Anderson for 44 years in May, and they have two grown children, Jessamin and Jasper. Her parents are the late Rev. Donald and Millicent Preissel Scanlin, long-time Red Lodge residents. Scanlin grew up in Red Lodge and graduated from the University of Montana with a