And no, Quist is not a nudist himself, nor does he perform in the nude."This is just a naked attempt to distract voters from (Republican rival) Greg Gianforte's shady Russian investments," Tina Olechowski, Quist's communications director, said in an email.
Quist is currently locked in a battle against Republican Greg Gianforte and Libertarian Mark Wicks to fill Montana's at-large seat, which was vacated when former congressman Ryan Zinke became Interior secretary this year.
Musician Rob Quist, the Democratic candidate in Montana's at-large congressional race, performed a number of times over the years at a nudist resort in Idaho.One nudist who encountered the rangers during his morning hike on district property was threatened with a citation for trespassing. You’re on our property,’ ” said Errol Strider, 70, who is one of about 50 full-time residents who live in yurts, cabins and trailers on the 110-acre wooded property above the nearly empty Lexington Reservoir.“I was wearing tennis shoes and my little fanny pack.LOS GATOS — Rangers from an open space district in the wooded hills above Los Gatos descended upon a neighboring nudist camp Thursday, accused its residents of stealing water and ripped out an upstream water line that has helped keep the resort open during California’s drought.In a civil but testy confrontation highlighting the growing tensions brought on by the state’s water woes, sheriff’s deputies arrived to keep the peace between the residents of Lupin Lodge, who are “all about body acceptance and treating each other with mutual respect,” and the khaki-clad officials from the Midpeninsula Open Space District.