Walking Child, 52, describes himself as a Anishinaabe tribal member who also has Blackfeet heritage. He lives in Helena, where he runs an environmental contracting company, Rising Lightning Environmental Contractors LLC, that he says focuses on asbestos, lead, mold and methamphetamine remediation.
In a May 8 candidate forum, he compared Washington, D.C. to the collapse of Rome and said he wants to reintroduce God into the American education system.
Walking Child did not complete MTFP’s issues questionnaire. This biography is based on his statements at a May 8 candidate forum and material published on his Facebook page, verified against public records where possible.
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