Jim Peterson (Montana politician)
|Jim E. Peterson|
|Member of the Montana Senate
from the 15th district
2007 - 2015
|Preceded by||Jon Tester|
|Succeeded by||Bradley Maxon Hamlett|
July 19, 1946 |
Jim E. Peterson is the President of the Senate for the 62nd Montana Legislature. Peterson has served in the Legislature since 2003 as a Republican. He was elected for Senate District 15 in Buffalo, Montana. Peterson is the primary sponsor for a joint bill 21 "Study of eminent domain and just compensation for property."
Peterson has received a varied education. He attended Montana State University to study Animal Science and obtained a Master's in Agriculture from Texas A&M University. He then studied Banking at Southern Methodist University and obtained an MBA in Finance at West Texas State University.
- Montana Legislature. "Jim Peterson". Retrieved 1 April 2011.
- The Republic (1 April 2011). "Eminent domain study backed by Senate, other bills to act on the issue remain stalled". Retrieved 1 April 2011.[permanent dead link]