The quality of life we enjoy in our state is directly connected to the public systems and structures we have developed over many decades. Our parks, quality schools, and reliable roads make Montana a great place to live and work. The state budget created during the 2015 legislative session will, for the most part, invest new dollars into our local communities to help our neighbors and friends. However, the legislature left some holes that will hinder some Montanans’ well being.
To learn more, read our full report Recap: Montana's 64th Legislative Session, Investments in Montana's Future and Missed Opportunities.
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.