The House Appropriations Committee has tabled HB 13, better known as the “state employee pay plan” or “state pay plan.” The state pay plan state gives hardworking employees a very modest pay increase of 1%. HB 13 would also provide a measured economic boost to every county in Montana.
Read Rich Aarstad’s piece on HB 13 HERE.
Today, the House Appropriations Committee tabled the bill. This is business as usual. Montana workers are being used as pawns in a political game.