Work and Economic Security

We envision an economically vibrant future in which all Montanans have a fair opportunity to work, learn, and improve their lives. Read more about economic policies that support the wide range of modern families and ensure that everyone, not just a wealthy few, enjoy the benefits of a growing economy.

The Montana We Could Be: Tax cuts, aimed at the rich, take a toll

July 19, 2016 Montana today could be a more prosperous state. Through investments by our state, we could have more modern schools, better roads, updated water and sewer systems, and a greater access to a college education. Our state does not have these things – not because of a natural disaster or a financial crisis brought on by things out of the state’s control.

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April 4, 2017
Now that spring is in the air, 2016 seems like a long time ago. But it took until today – April 4th – for women to finally earn as much money as a man did in 2016.