According to former Budget Director Kurt Alme, Montana’s economy is on the right upward track. On Voices of Montana recently, he said this about the ARPA funding the state has received from the federal government intended to help states in need because of the pandemic’s impact.
According to former state Budget Director Kurt Alme Montana’s current budget is just fine. He said so recently on Voices of Montana.
Former State Budget Director Kurt Alme was a guest on Voices of Montana Wednesday. He was involved in crafting Montana’s current budget and described its condition reflecting on how it was developed.
After Congress passed the American Rescue Plan Act, sending billions of dollars to Montana, lawmakers quickly drafted House Bill 632 to start the process of spending that money. The bill passed the House of Representatives with broad bipartisan support last week before landing in the Senate Finance and Claims Committee Wednesday. James Bradley...