Emergency Spending Cuts Can Be Minimized and Targeted to Avoid Further Harm to Economy and Montanans

Because of declining state revenue, Governor Schweitzer will be required to make emergency cuts to state spending. According to a new MBPC report, cuts can be limited to approximately $31 million, compared to the $47 million in reductions government agencies have analyzed. The report outlines recommendations designed to protect the already struggling state economy and Montana families working hard to make ends meet.

pdf UPDATED Policy Brief (2/12/2010)

pdf UPDATED Fact Sheet (2/12/2010)