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Governor Steve Bullock today announced that ratepayers in Billings will save $1,478.816 thanks to changes he made to the State Revolving Fund (SRF) loan program last year.

Tuesday, May 5, 2015/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags: SRF
The Montana Department of Environmental Quality announces construction cleanup will start up again at the Upper Blackfoot Mining Complex in May. This year’s construction will complete removal of the Mike Horse tailings impoundment and dam that began in 2014. Safety continues...
Tuesday, May 5, 2015/Categories: Department of Environmental Quality/Tags:
Governor Steve Bullock today announced that Academy Award winning actor Jeff Bridges and Share Our Strength have each made an additional contribution of $20,000 to the Montana No Kid Hungry campaign. The funds will be used to bolster Bullock’s efforts to expand school breakfast options in...
Thursday, April 30, 2015/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags:
Governor Steve Bullock today was joined by Sen. Ed Buttrey as he signed the Montana Health and Livelihood Economic Partnership (HELP) Act into law at a packed ceremony in the Capitol Rotunda. The measure brings Montana federal tax dollars back to the state to expand health coverage to residents...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags: HELP Act

Governor Steve Bullock today was joined by Sen. Chas Vincent and tribal leaders from the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes as he signed the CSKT Water Compact into law.

Friday, April 24, 2015/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags: CSKT
Governor Steve Bullock today signed the Montana Disclose Act into law. This law requires that any group, regardless of their tax status, that spends money or resources to influence an election within 60 days of when voting begins, must disclose how they are spending that money and the source of...
Wednesday, April 22, 2015/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags:

Governor Steve Bullock today was joined by Superintendent of Public Instruction Denise Juneau, Rep. Kimberly Dudik, and students as he signed the Bully Free Montana Act into law at Jefferson School.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags:
Montana Arts Council Announces 5 Recipients for 2015 Governor's Arts Awards
The Montana Arts Council announced that five exceptionally talented and accomplished artists and arts organizations are slated to receive the Governor’s Arts Award in a public ceremony at the State Capitol in Helena, 3 p.m. June 5. The Governor's Arts Award honors outstanding...
Tuesday, April 21, 2015/Categories: Montana Arts Council/Tags:

Lt. Gov. Angela McLean today recognized 13 Montana public schools as the winners of the 2014-15 SMART (Saving Money And Resources Today) Schools Challenges.

Monday, April 20, 2015/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags: