Latest Reports

Jurisdiction, Justice Systems, and American Indians in Montana

To help provide greater background on the appallingly high rates of arrest and incarceration experienced by American Indians in Montana, this report...

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State and Local Strategies to Improve Housing Affordability

The affordability crisis has put more pressure on states and local jurisdictions to close the funding gap and produce the housing their residents...

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Complexities of Criminal Jurisdiction and Justice Systems Failing Indian Country

“You get three agencies in a room, and you have four opinions.” That’s according to Professor Monte Mills, co-director of the Margery Hunter...

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On the Road: MBPC Begins Annual Reservation Visits

Last week, State-Tribal policy duo, Heather Cahoon and Preston Parish, hit the road to visit with tribal leaders from the Little Shell Tribe of...

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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.