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The Economic Affairs Interim Committee of the Legislature voted at its Sept. 14 meeting to devote a major portion of the next 12 months to studying the future of Montana State Fund.

The Economic Affairs Interim Committee (EAIC) will hear updates from three state agencies at its Sept. 14, 2017, meeting. Budget concerns and agency prospects will be the main themes as the eight-member EAIC hears from the Department of Livestock, the Department of Labor and Industry, and the...
Montana’s Unemployment Rate at 4.0 Percent in December

HELENA – Montana’s unemployment rate declined slightly by one-tenth of a percent to 4.0% in December.  Montana’s unemployment rate has been hovering around 4.0% for most of 2015.