Latest Reports

The Federal Budget Matters to Montana

The federal funding Montana receives is a vital source of revenue and helps ensure our communities are healthy and thriving. Federal revenue supports...

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The Federal Budget Helped Create Inequity in Montana

Funding and budget decisions have created long-standing structural barriers that perpetuate inequity and are an overlooked element in inequity. This...

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Dividing Montana: Redistricting and Equal Representation on the Line

For the first time since 1993, Montana has two congressional districts. Following the approval of congressional districts, Montana’s bipartisan...

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The Over-Under on the Census Count

Census Must Implement New Data Collection Practices to Stop Undercounting Young Children and Black, Indigenous, and other People of Color

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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.