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Bill Would Offer Tax Breaks To Fiber Optic Providers

Montana Public Radio The Federal Communications Commission standard for broadband download speed is 25 megabits per second. According to a report published by the FCC in 2017, about half of...

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Medicaid expansion has changed the landscape for Native American health care

Missoulian, Helena Independent Record, and Billings Gazette Todd Wilson has seen first-hand the positive feedback loop that comes from having more people who seek care at Leo Pocha Memorial...

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Helena lawmaker pitches bill for paid family leave in Montana

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Bill Would Offer Paid Leave To Montana Employees

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Bill would offer paid family, medical leave to all Montana workers

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Montana House committee debates paid family leave bill

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Bill would eliminate some property taxes in favor of MT sales tax

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Bill to End Some Property Tax, Add Sales Tax Gets Mixed Review

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