MBPC in the News

Butte not that affordable for low-income families, according to data

Montana Standard Butte often gets touted as an affordable place to live when compared to Montana’s largest communities, but for a segment of Butte’s population, affordable housing remains...

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Disabled Missoula resident trying to cope with state budget cuts

KPAX and KTVH Independent living for people living with disabilities is becoming continuously difficult due to legislative action that reduced the Montana Department of Public Health and Human...

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Report shows where rent is highest in Montana counties

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Missoula by the numbers

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New data shows many Carbon County families struggling with affordable housing

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Report: Missoula's low-income earners squeezed by high rental prices

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Forgotten Communities: How state budget cuts gut public aid infrastructure in Montana’s rural counties

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Growth and taxes: Can Alaska’s local option sales tax system prove a model for Montana?

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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.