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State and Local Strategies to Improve Housing Affordability

The affordability crisis has put more pressure on states and local jurisdictions to close the funding gap and produce the housing their residents...

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Criminal Justice Reinvestment in Montana: Improving Outcomes for American Indians

American Indians are arrested and incarcerated at a disproportionately higher rate than white Montanans; however, there are an array of changes the...

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Preston Parish Joins the MBPC Team

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Newest report discusses three state, local funding & policy tools to improve affordable housing

Today in Montana, renters and homeowners of all incomes struggle with rising housing costs, and the lowest income residents who rent their homes are...

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Montana Budget & Policy Center

Shaping policy for a stronger Montana.

MBPC is a nonprofit organization focused on providing credible and timely research and analysis on budget, tax, and economic issues that impact low- and moderate-income Montana families.