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The Montana Legislature’s Transportation Interim Committee (TIC) meets July 9 to begin charting its course for the 2019-20 interim. The organizational meeting begins at 9 a.m. in room 137 of the state Capitol.

Tuesday, June 25, 2019/Categories: Legislative Branch/Tags:
HELENA—The Montana Office of Public Instruction announced 11 recipients of federal 21st Century Community Learning Center grants today. The grants fund after school and summer programs. The OPI received 31 applications and awarded over $2.1 million to the 11 successful applicants this...

The newly appointed members of the 2019-2020 Children, Families, Health, and Human Services Interim Committee will hold their organizational meeting on June 27.


MONTANA -- Montana's unemployment rate decreased by 0.1 percentage points to 3.6% in the month of May. The national unemployment rate was flat at 3.6% over the month.

Friday, June 21, 2019/Categories: Governor's Office, Montana.gov/Tags:
MONTANA – Governor Steve Bullock announced today that the Equal Pay for Equal Work Montana Task Force released a free wage negotiation webinar as a resource for the public to continue narrowing the gender pay gap in Montana.
Wednesday, June 19, 2019/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags:

The Montana Department of Livestock (MDOL) has announced three educational meetings to help pork producers better prepare for a disease outbreak, such as African Swine Fever (ASF).

Tuesday, June 18, 2019/Categories: Department of Livestock/Tags:
The Law and Justice Interim Committee (LJIC) meets June 28 at 9:30 a.m. in room 102 of the state Capitol. A tentative agenda and other meeting materials are available at the committee's website.
Tuesday, June 18, 2019/Categories: Legislative Branch/Tags:

Attendees may attend, participate remotely by phone or online

Monday, June 17, 2019/Categories: Department of Environmental Quality/Tags:
Friday, June 14, 2019/Categories: Department of Corrections/Tags:
The Legislative Audit Committee (LAC) meets Tuesday, June 25 and Wednesday, June 26, 2019, in room 172 of the state Capitol. The Legislative Audit Committee ensures accountability for the disposition and use of public funds, and the efficient and effective management of state government programs.
Thursday, June 13, 2019/Categories: Legislative Branch/Tags: