“Montana Pushback” Campaign To Inform On Issues Of Environment When On Legislative Docket

The Montana Conservation Voters has launched the “Montana Pushback” campaign to keep people informed whenever environmental issues are on the docket in the Capitol. Executive Director Whitney Tawney says they’re happy with Governor Greg Gianforte’s budget proposal in terms of funding state agencies and outdoor programs. She does say his proposal disregards language in the…

Senate Bill 124 Would Exempt Employees From Paying Income Tax On Employer Loan Reimbursements

Missoula Senator Shane Morigeau introduced Senate Bill 124 and Wednesday there were no opponents to his legislation in the Senate Taxation Committee. It would exempt employees from having to pay income tax on student loan reimbursements made by an employer which would benefit Montana students who leave college with an average of $33,000 in debt…