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Policy Statements

Taxation, Budget & Finance Committee Policy Statements

The Montana Association of Counties believes that local government is best able to provide programs and services that are responsive to unique local needs. Local governments should have broad authority to finance these services. This requires a revenue base that is stable and will provide adequate funding. Any method the State of Montana uses to generate revenue directly affects local governments. In the interest of maintaining the partnership between all levels of governments, we expect the State of Montana and the federal government to honor existing commitments to local governments.

Transportation Committee Policy Statements

MACo promotes, offers suggestions and new ideas, investigates methods, and researches costs of providing improved and economical transportation for the public.