Clarifying The Impact of the State's Changing Economic Base


--natural resources


--knowledge/information technology


Expanding The Development of the State's Economy

--basic and applied research

--product development assistance

--partnerships with business, industry and other state agencies

--workforce training aligned with Montana's key industries


Tax Structure Modifications That Reflect The State's Evolving Economy


Federal Cost Shifting and Mandates


Maintaining State and Local Infrastructure


--k-12 education

--city services


Expanding The Benefits Of Information Technology To All Citizens