Tara Jensen

Rural hospitals, beyond the rhetoric

Montana Free Press In the early months of 2020, Northern Rockies Medical Center CEO Cherie Taylor believed her facility was finally pulling out of a tight financial spot. NRMC had reeled from an...

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Gianforte releases 1st budget

Helena Independent Record, Billings Gazette, Montana Standard, and Missoulian Montana Republican Gov. Greg Gianforte on Thursday released his first state budget proposal, a $100 million...

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Dems challenge proposal to cut $1 billion from human services budget

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Analysis: Highest-income Montanans got $719M in 2 years from GOP tax law

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MBPC Guest Opinion: Montana can’t afford cuts to health and human services

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Who directly benefits from Gianforte tax cuts?

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Promoting rural broadband with tax breaks

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Quick Tips: How to Testify Remotely

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Montana Lawmakers Consider Local Option Sales Tax Bil

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O’Loughlin: HB162 won’t help Montana’s lowest-income seniors

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Montana Lawmakers Revisit Tax-Exemption For Social Security Income

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Bozeman is pushing for a local option sales tax again. No one has high hopes about its prospects.

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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.