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MONTANA – Governor Bullock today highlighted several new healthcare initiatives across Montana. Governor Bullock and Lt. Governor Cooney will be traveling the state this week to showcase some of the latest innovative projects.

Monday, September 12, 2016/Categories:
NASHUA, Mont. – Governor Steve Bullock today announced that communities served by the Dry Prairie Regional Water System will save $582,000 thanks to changes he made to the State Revolving Fund (SRF) loan program in 2014. The savings come as a result of a $1.7 million SRF loan to Dry...
Thursday, July 7, 2016/Categories: Governor's Office,
HELENA, Mont. – The Western Governors Association formally seated Governor Steve Bullock as their new Chairman at the association’s annual meeting today.  Governor Bullock takes over the Chairmanship from Governor Matt Mead of Wyoming and will hold the position for one...
Tuesday, June 14, 2016/Categories: Governor's Office,

HELENA – Governor Steve Bullock announced today $459,638 in grants to help businesses in eleven Montana communities create 46 new jobs and plan for future expansions.

Wednesday, May 25, 2016/Categories: Governor's Office,

Helena, Mont. – Montana Governor Steve Bullock is introducing a new crisis service prevention tool available now to help Montanans.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016/Categories: Governor's Office,
Helena, Mont. – Governor Steve Bullock and the Equal Pay for Equal Work Task Force today announced Dr. Jennifer Welter, the first female to coach in the National Football League, will be the keynote speaker at the 2016 Equal Pay Summit, hosted by Montana State University-Bozeman on May 2-3...
Monday, March 28, 2016/Categories: Governor's Office,

Helena, Mont. – Governor Steve Bullock announced today that Mary Lynne Billy-Old Coyote has been hired to lead the state’s new Office of American Indian Health. She will start her new position April 11.

Friday, March 25, 2016/Categories: Governor's Office,

HELENA, Mont. – Montana Governor Steve Bullock today honored the 2016 Good Neighbor Award winners and awarded each of the honorees a framed certificate featuring a photograph by Evelyn Cameron, a famous Montana photographer.

Tuesday, March 22, 2016/Categories: Governor's Office,
Agriculture: Now More than Ever By Governor Steve Bullock I can’t imagine Montana without agriculture. It’s what makes Montana the last best place, with our rolling rangeland and fields of grains, all under the big sky. Agriculture is Montana, plain and simple. It’s been...
Tuesday, March 15, 2016/Categories: Governor's Office,

HELENA – Montana’s unemployment rate was unchanged in January, remaining at 4.1%.  Montana’s unemployment rate continues to hover around 4.0% as it did for most of 2015.  The U.S. unemployment rate fell 0.1% over the month to 4.9%.

Monday, March 14, 2016/Categories: Governor's Office,