MATR Sponsor:

MATR Supporters:

2011 Montana Legislature News

December 14, 2011

Montana Legislature jobs tour could yield good ideas:

July 19, 2011

36 States & DC Interested in Early Learning Challengen (Montana not competing) :

June 13, 2011

How educated are state legislators?:

June 10, 2011

Guest opinion: Legislature boosts jobs, Montana economy:

May 18, 2011

Montana League of Cities and Towns reports on Legislature's effects:

May 9, 2011

A session of frustration :

May 8, 2011

Governor Schweitzer Offers his Assessment of 2011 Montana Legislature:

May 5, 2011

The 2011 Montana legislative session in review:

April 17, 2011

Montana chool funding bill may include controversial charter school language:

April 14, 2011

Economic development money works:

April 13, 2011

Energy efficiency tax credit could go away in Montana:

April 12, 2011

Guest opinion: Encourage legislators to focus on K-12 schools' needs:

April 11, 2011

Lawmakers consider cutting Montana economic development funds:

April 11, 2011

Rep. Kris Hansen - "Plan for education for next Legislature NOW!!":

April 7, 2011

Who Benefits from a Montana Business Equipment Tax Cut?:

April 4, 2011

Editorial: Attract new industries with an educated Montana workforce:

April 1, 2011

Part 4: New UM satellite program filling need for higher education:

March 31, 2011

Budget cuts violate the 'code' - Senator Williams asks for lean, responsible budget to make Gene Autry proud:

March 30, 2011

Montana - Cutting investment in job creation efforts? Now is not the time.:

March 30, 2011

Montana Republican Says Drunkenness is "Way of Life"; Opposes DUI Laws:

March 27, 2011

Missoula schools prepare for possible job, program cuts:

March 24, 2011

Help Pass House Bill 439 - 2,400 students crammed into building constructed for 700. - Crowded College of Technology awaits word on legislative funding for new building:

March 24, 2011

Guest opinion: HB439: A jobs bill both parties can embrace:

March 23, 2011

Gazette opinion: House Bill 439 - Let's create jobs by investing in Montana's future. Your Help is Needed!:

March 22, 2011

Attention Montana! Your help is requested on HB 439. Please contact your legislators.:

March 3, 2011

Stephen Colbert lampoons Montana climate change bill - Video:

February 27, 2011

Montana's GOP legislators gaining national attention - Democratic legislators share hopes, frustrations about the session:

February 26, 2011

GOP lawmakers report to public - Cite extreme media bias:

February 25, 2011

University of Montana Legislative roundtable: Lot of time wasted in first half of Montana Legislature:

February 24, 2011

Montana to newly elected tea party lawmakers: Don't make our state into a laughingstock:

February 20, 2011

Legislature should put priority on funding Montana's quality public schools or is it all about corporate profits and corporate control of education?:

February 18, 2011

A prudent plan to create Montana jobs, train future workers:

February 17, 2011

Montana Legislator, State Rep. Joe Read (R-MT), Introduces Bill To Declare Global Warming 'Natural' And 'Beneficial':

February 17, 2011

Governor Schweitzer Gives Session Update - Montana has over $355 Million in Bank:

February 7, 2011

A tale of two freshmen:

February 6, 2011

Montana GOP takes aim at renewable power - Montana lawmakers hear from military about dangers of relying on oil, coal:

February 3, 2011

We need quality education to nurture Montana's business climate:

February 1, 2011

Uneducated and unmotivated: Legislators attack integrity of Montana student voters:

February 1, 2011

Announcement and Invitation to Attend Poster Session - Showcase Montana Board of Research and Commercialization :

February 1, 2011

Governor Schweitzer signed House Bill 1 and issued the following statement::

January 27, 2011

Montana Governor Brian Schweitzer "State of the State": Growing Montana economy can finance top-drawer education:

January 24, 2011

Build new Missoula College of Technology to bolster economy: Let Legislature know we need new facilities to train workers:

January 22, 2011

Cyber expert: Montana Legislature a lesson in wireless insecurity:

January 19, 2011

Teaching Chinese in America:

January 19, 2011

Keep Montana humming:

January 17, 2011

Today at the Montana Legislature:

January 13, 2011

Gazette opinion: Let Montana lawmakers hear about big school challenges:

January 13, 2011

Video meetings with Montana legislators start today:

January 12, 2011

Missoula city, county set up sites to track bills in Montana Legislature:

January 11, 2011

Gov. Schweitzer Blasts Montana Lawmakers for Buying New Laptops:

January 10, 2011

Let lawmakers hear about big school challenges:

January 9, 2011

Montana Business Leaders Tell Legislators How Best To Improve Business Climate - GOP leaders say message received :

January 9, 2011

Creating Opportunities for Montana:

January 6, 2011

Business, nonprofit employers to tell lawmakers how to get Montanans back to work:

January 3, 2011

Changes in tenure proposed, amidst education topics:

January 2, 2011

Upcoming Legislature will have its hands full:

January 2, 2011

Gazette opinion: 2011 agenda: Let's invest wisely in Montana's future:

January 2, 2011

City Lights: Got to love those 2011 Montana legislative bills:

January 1, 2011

2011 Legislature: Senate President Peterson urges 'Code of the West':

January 1, 2011

2011 Legislature: House Speaker Milburn says focus is on jobs, efficient government:

December 31, 2010

How Public Can Monitor, Participate in 2011 Montana Legislature:

December 27, 2010

Flathead Valley Community College and MSU Billings prepare for legislative session:

December 26, 2010

Montana Governor Schweitzer says jobs a priority:

December 26, 2010

Area lawmakers offer bills for 2011 session:

December 21, 2010

Montana Cities Stake Out Concerns for Upcoming Legislature:

December 17, 2010

The 62nd session of the Montana Legislature will convene at noon Monday, Jan. 3, in the State Capitol in Helena.:

December 15, 2010

Montana Governor Brian Schweitzer Revises Revenue Projections Higher by about $119 Million:

December 9, 2010

Legislative Leaders Meeting With Montana Employers, 1/8, Helena, MT:

December 8, 2010

2011 Montana Legislature Session Committee Assignments Available Online:

December 5, 2010

Montana Education budget gets passing grade:

December 5, 2010

Popular WWAMI program for would-be doctors for Montana faces cuts:

December 5, 2010

2011 Legislature: Eastern Montana schools seek to protect energy funds:

December 3, 2010

The Interim - Montana Legislative Newsletter - December 2010:

November 28, 2010

Montana Governor Schweitzer proposes business tax break:

November 26, 2010

Montana Governor Schweitzer's proposed budget mixes tax cuts, service increases, transfers:

November 22, 2010

Everyone should pay attention to K-12 funding in Montana:

November 16, 2010

Learn To Monitor 2011 Montana Legislative Session, 11/22, 12/17, Helena:

November 11, 2010

Gazette opinion: Monday forums connect Yellowstone County, Montana lawmakers, community:

November 10, 2010

Montana State Chamber of Commerce devises a road map for Legislature:

November 9, 2010

United Way Of Missoula And Ravalli Counties: "Legislative 101", 11/15, Missoula, Montana:

November 8, 2010

State of Montana 2011 Legislative Reference Book :

November 4, 2010

Montana Gov. Schweitzer: 2011 Legislative Session should be 'less contentious' than past years:

October 29, 2010

Gazette opinion: Vote for your educational values Nov. 2 "The State with the Best Education Wins!":

September 27, 2010

New revenues, not cuts solution to budget:

September 20, 2010

Go online to learn about candidates for state offices:

September 12, 2010

Montana Governor Schweitzer looks to provide tuition breaks, focus on energy research:

September 8, 2010

The University of Montana College of Technology needs legislative help:

September 7, 2010

Montana lawmakers, health care providers plan to tweak workers' comp overhaul:

September 1, 2010

The Interim - The September Edition of the Montana Legislature Newsletter:

August 31, 2010

Energy Committee to Finalize Potential Legislation for 2011, 9/10, Helena:

August 20, 2010

Montana Chamber Announces Positions for 2010 Election:

August 19, 2010

Montana workers' comp overhaul gets green light for full Legislature to consider:

July 31, 2010

Montana lawmakers want tougher renewable energy requirement for utilities:

July 7, 2010

Kalispell, Montana state senator Verdell Jackson, who doesn't believe in human-caused warming, backs state energy policy:

June 26, 2010

2011 Montana Legislature budget cuts may close eastern high schools and take money from school’s flex funds:

January 30, 2010

Montana Governor Schweitzer rips Legislative Fiscal Division reports as ‘never right’. - Republican leaders say special legislative session is needed:

January 28, 2010

Analysis shows possible state budget overrun of $373M after 2011 Montana Legislature:

January 25, 2010

Montana Lawmakers Already Looking Ahead to 2011, Public Can Too:

January 17, 2010

Montana State Senator, Mitch Tropila of Great Falls Encourages Citizens to Participate in Montana Legislature:

Reprinted under the Fair Use doctrine of international copyright law. Full copyright retained by the original publication. In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107, this material is distributed without profit to those who have expressed a prior interest in receiving the included information for research and educational purposes.

E-mail this page to a friend!