Tara Jensen

Native American tribes have been hit harder by COVID-19. Here's why.

Great Falls Tribune COVID-19 has ravaged minority communities worldwide, and Native American tribes in Montana have been no exception. Though tribes implemented stricter safety protocols than the...

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New Montana KIDS COUNT Logo

A is for Abacus. In January, the Montana Budget & Policy Center became the KIDS COUNT grantee for Montana, North Dakota, and South Dakota. During the past eight months, we have been busy...

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Lifting Voices: Lesson Plans A panel discussion about parenting, working, and preparing for back-to-school during a pandemic.

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Virtual event to educate and inspire advocacy in Indian Country

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Major Increase in Montana's Child Uninsurance Rate

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Virus fight: Risk becomes real for some Blackfeet

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Data: Policy experts, politicians divided on 2017 Republican tax law

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Request for Proposals: Contract Lobbying for 2021 Legislative Session

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Governor says final budget has $251M ending fund balance

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New report details taxation in Indian Country

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Kalispell residents speak out about rental costs

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'Historic and transformative': MacKenzie Scott gives to 3 tribal colleges in Montana

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Montana Budget & Policy Center

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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.