Investing state and local resources in our children and our schools produces short-term and long-term dividends for Montana’s economy as a whole. Access to quality education from pre-Kindergarten through graduation increases opportunity for people of all income levels to achieve their goals in life.
The COVID-19 pandemic is elevating the deficiencies in our child protection system. Investing in proactive and preventive measures is the most effective strategy to support healthy, functioning...Read more
Montana went into this pandemic with inadequate support for the child care industry and the state is at a crossroads. Montana lawmakers can decide to improve the long-standing issues with our child...Read more
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.