Rep. Eric Moore's Legislative Report
February 14, 2019
Montana's 66th Legislature - Week 5, Taxes
Although I sit on the appropriations committee, I take a close interest in Montana's tax policy. Thankfully, Montana has a balanced budget amendment in its constitution, so our spending must be equal to, or less than, our tax revenue.
Montana's junior US Senator, Steve Daines, addressed the Montana House of Representatives last week. In his speech, he addressed the need for Montana to broaden its tax base. That was a courageous statement, because in today's world of twitter politics, his words could be twisted around to mean he called for higher t...