Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte speaks to supporters during a campaign meet and greet in Missoula, Montana, on Thursday. Photo: AFP Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte speaks to supporters during a campaign meet and greet in Missoula, Montana, on Thursday. Photo: AFP
Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte speaks to supporters during a campaign meet and greet in Missoula, Montana, on Thursday. Photo: AFP

Republican candidate in key Montana election is charged with assault after ‘body-slamming’ reporter

‘We watched in disbelief as Gianforte then began punching the reporter’

Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte speaks to supporters during a campaign meet and greet in Missoula, Montana, on Thursday. Photo: AFP Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte speaks to supporters during a campaign meet and greet in Missoula, Montana, on Thursday. Photo: AFP
Republican congressional candidate Greg Gianforte speaks to supporters during a campaign meet and greet in Missoula, Montana, on Thursday. Photo: AFP
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