Breaking down government barriers so all Montanans can thrive

Introducing Legislative Viewpoints

Introducing Legislative Viewpoints

Legislative Viewpoints will provide an opportunity for lawmakers from both sides of the political aisle to deliver an update directly to Frontier Institute followers.

By Kendall Cotton

Ending Montana’s Apprenticeship Red Tape

Ending Montana’s Apprenticeship Red Tape

Increasing the apprentice-to-journeyman ratio creates more opportunities for hard working Montanans to learn a good paying skilled trade, while also allowing for rural and small businesses to expand their ability to hire apprentices.

By Tanner Avery

Good Neighbor Authority

Good Neighbor Authority

Over just a few years, Montana has proven a capable leader in conducting forest restoration work on federal lands under a Good Neighbor Authority agreement.

By Hannah Downey

The Conservative Case for Affordable Housing

The Conservative Case for Affordable Housing

By rejecting progressive era urban planning regulations like single-family zoning, minimum lot sizes, setbacks and parking requirements, conservatives favor restoring the original vision of property rights and economic freedom held by America’s founders.

By Kendall Cotton