Volume 21, Number 1 — January 7, 2015
Welcome to the first issue of MEIC’s Capitol Monitor for the 2015 legislative session. As usual, you can expect to receive high-quality and up-to-date information on the Montana legislative session.
We expect this session will be one of the most challenging in MEIC’s 41-year history. We hope that by communicating promptly and frequently with you—our members—you will be able to participate more effectively in our lobbying efforts.
And—no kidding—we need your help. Our lobbyists cannot do it alone. Protecting the environment this session will require everyone’s efforts. So please use the Capitol Monitor and our website (www.meic.org) to become involved. Let’s protect the things that make Montana special.
Legislators need to be told over and over that Montanans want clean air, clean water, clean energy, and the right to participate in government decision-making. If they don’t hear from you, it could be that they will only hear from well-heeled, self-interested lobbyists. It’s your choice.
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