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Children and Education

Investing state and local resources in our children and our schools produces short-term and long-term dividends for Montana’s economy as a whole. Access to quality education from pre-Kindergarten through graduation increases opportunity for people of all income levels to achieve their goals in life.

Montana Families Rely on the Children’s Health Insurance Program: CHIP Facts

The Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) provides vital coverage for thousands of Montana’s children. Federal funding, however, expired at the end of September 2017, jeopardizing financial...

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House and Senate GOP Health Bills Endanger Healthy Montana Kids Program

Healthy Montana Kids (HMK) provides vital health care coverage to more than one in three children in Montana. HMK, which includes both children’s Medicaid and the state’s Children’s Health...

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Continued Preservation of Tribal Languages in Montana

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Investing in Pre-K: Frequently Asked Questions

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Child Care in Montana: Access to Affordable and Quality Care

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Tuition Tax Credits: A Threat to Montana-Based Education Solutions

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Investing in Pre-K: Frequently Asked Questions

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Strengthening Families, Strengthening Our Economy: The Economic Benefits of Pre-Kindergarten

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The High Cost of Child Care: State Funding for Pre-K Would Benefit Montana Families

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Pre-Kindergarten: An Investment in Montana's Future

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Tax Credit Scholarships: A Threat to Montana-Based Education Solutions

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Budget Numbers Don't Add Up For Montana's Children

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Resources on Legislature's Preliminary Cuts to Education and Public Services

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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.