A key component of MIB is the monitoring and influencing of government on behalf of Montana’s community banks. While we do our best to lobby our state and national representatives on your behalf, we also need your voice to call out bad legislation and encourage regulations that support and protect community banking. There is where you can be heard!
The Federal Legislation page details national legislation coming down the line that affects the banking industry.
The Federal News Blog is where you can read commentary by MIB Executive Director James Brown, ICBA leaders, and industry experts on the how what is happening in Washington is affecting you.
The State Legislation page is active during the Montana legislature (January – April, 2013). This is where you can find up-to-date information on relevant proposed state legislation.
The State News Blog is where James Brown, who will be actively lobbying on behalf of MIB during this session, will post commentary on Montana legislation.
Find My Elected Official is your chance to act! Use this page to find and contact state and local representatives and let them know what is best for your bank.