Latest Reports

2020 State Budget Handbook for Indian Country

State-Tribal Budget Handbook serves as an overview of how the state budgeting process works and how Montanans who are American Indian can get...

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Policy Basics: Jurisdiction in Indian Country

This report provides an introduction to the complexities surrounding jurisdiction in Indian Country, or the general authority of a government to...

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Conscious Decoupling Could Save Montana $137 Million

Did you know that a provision included in the federal CARES Act, passed by Congress earlier this year, could result in the loss of $173 million in...

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10 Days Left to Register for the State-Tribal Symposium

Register today for MBPC’s 2020 State-Tribal Symposium: Advancing Investments in Indian Country. There are only 100 spots per session. If you...

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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.