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Where legal challenges to new laws stand now

To date, MTFP has identified 14 separate lawsuits filed against a dozen different laws passed by the 2021 Montana Legislature. Check their progress here.

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Making the case for public pre-K

Another legislative defeat this spring left Montana with the dubious title of a “preschool desert.” Yet advocates of early childhood education continue to argue the case for a state-funded public preschool model using data gleaned from recent pilot programs.

Big Sky Pride returns to Helena

After a legislative session that left many in Montana’s LGBTQIA+ community playing defense, thousands gather to celebrate community and resolve.


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