Latest Reports

Where Do Kids Go After the School Bells Ring?

The demand for afterschool programs in Montana outpaces availability in communities. More Montana students would enroll in an afterschool program if...

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Policy Basics: Property Taxes in Montana

Montana’s property tax system provides important funding for education through our local schools, infrastructure, like our roads and bridges, and...

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Where Do the Children Play? Considerations on Cost of Care and School-Age Kids

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Position Announcement: Senior Policy Analyst or Policy Analyst

Montana Budget & Policy Center is seeking a Senior Policy Analyst or a Policy Analyst (depending on experience) to lead the organization’s efforts...

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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.