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Governor Bullock, St. Patrick Hospital Announce $50,000 Investment in Big Sky High School to Fund Industry Certifications for Health Science Academy

As part of his “College and Career Readiness” Back to School Tour, Governor Steve Bullock today was joined by representatives from Providence St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula as they announced a $50,000 investment in Big Sky High School’s Health Science Academy. 

Wednesday, September 2, 2015/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags: health care, college, career
Governor Bullock Announces $1 Million Grant to Support College and Career Readiness Programs in Montana Schools.
Great Falls, Mont. – At a celebration at Great Falls High School, Governor Steve Bullock today announced that Montana received a $1 million grant from USA Funds to support college and career readiness programs in high schools, colleges, and tribal colleges. Bullock was joined by...
Tuesday, September 1, 2015/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags:
Tuesday, September 1, 2015/Categories: Department of Corrections/Tags:
Governor Bullock on Labor Day: “Montana’s Economy is Strong and Getting Stronger Every Day”

With Labor Day approaching, Governor Steve Bullock, Lt. Gov. Angela McLean, and Commissioner Pam Bucy presented the 2015 Labor Day Report to Montana’s workers. 

Monday, August 31, 2015/Categories: Department of Labor and Industry, Governor's Office/Tags: employment, economy
Governor Bullock, Lt. Gov. McLean to Kick-off 3rd Annual “Back to School Tour”

This week, Governor Steve Bullock will host his 3rd annual “Back to School Tour.” His tour will highlight innovative efforts in Montana schools to bolster college and career readiness for Montana students.

Monday, August 31, 2015/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags: education
Governor Bullock Announces Trade Mission to Taiwan, South Korea

Montana Governor Steve Bullock today announced that he will lead a seven-day trade mission to Taiwan and South Korea in the fall of 2015.

Friday, August 28, 2015/Categories: Department of Commerce, Governor's Office/Tags: taiwan, south korea, trade mission

The Children, Families, Health, and Human Services Interim Committee will begin work on three studies and review the state's proposal for expanding the Montana Medicaid program when it meets Sept. 14 in Helena.

Governor Bullock Requests Natural Disaster Designation for Blaine and Lake Counties

In response to damage from frost and hail, as well as low precipitation and extreme heat, Governor Steve Bullock this week requested a Natural Disaster Designation from the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture for Blaine and Lake Counties. 

Thursday, August 27, 2015/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags: USDA, blaine county, lake couty, disaster
Joint Statement from Governor Bullock and Secretary Vilsack on State Firefighting Helicopters

Governor Steve Bullock and United States Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today put out the following joint statement on a path forward on utilization of state firefighting helicopters

Thursday, August 27, 2015/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags: fires, USDA

Closed roads on federal land and public land without public access will be discussed by the Environmental Quality Council at its meeting September 9-10 at the Capitol.

Thursday, August 27, 2015/Categories: Legislative Branch/Tags: Environmental Quality Council