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Jon Tester's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Full Name: Jon Tester
Office: U.S. Senate (MT) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sharla; 2 Children: Christine, Shon
Birth Date: 08/21/1956
Birth Place: Havre, MT
Home City: Big Sandy, MT
Date Title
June 10, 2014 Tester Statement on Justice Department's Sexual Assault Agreement
June 9, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Investigate Evidence of Criminal Wrongdoing at VA Medical Facilities
May 29, 2014 The Bozeman Daily Chronicle - Roundtable With Senator Discusses Domestic Violence Prevention
May 29, 2014 Tester Holds Panel Discussion to Address Domestic Violence
May 6, 2014 Tester, Walsh Co-Sponsor Bill to Better Protect Law Enforcement Officers
May 2, 2014 Hoeven Presses Indian Affairs Secretary on Child Safety
April 29, 2014 Tester Statement on Campus Sexual Assault Report
April 25, 2014 Tester, Walsh Applaud Resources to Protect Women in the Bakken
April 4, 2014 Tester Visits Flathead Shooting Simulator
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
Dec. 20, 2013 Tester, Baucus Help User in Historic Reforms to Combat Sexual Assault in the Military
Nov. 7, 2013 Tester, Baucus Call New Military Sexual Trauma Stats Disturbing
Nov. 6, 2013 Baucus, Tester Introduce Bill to Protect Military Sexual Assault Survivors
Oct. 30, 2013 Tester Meets with Montana Sherrifs
Sept. 27, 2013 Roll Call - Time to Clean Up Security Process That 'Cleared' Alexis, Snowden | Commentary
Sept. 18, 2013 Letter to Inspector General McFarland - Investigation into Aaron Alexis' Background
Sept. 17, 2013 Letter to James Clapper, Director of National Intelligence - Security Clearance Process
Aug. 15, 2013 Tester Pushes New Plan to Save Taxpayers Billions
June 21, 2013 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Military Sexual Assualt
June 4, 2013 Tester Statement on House Passage of Ruth Moore Act
May 17, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Ruth Moore Act
April 10, 2013 NBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript - Guns
March 14, 2013 Tester, Baucus: No U.S. Taxpayer Dollars to Singapore Company Until FBI Has Full Access to Investigate American's Death
Feb. 28, 2013 Tester, Baucus Applaud House Passage of Senate Violence Against Women Act, Strong VAWA Now Set to Become Law
Feb. 12, 2013 Senators Hail Passage of Violence Against Women Act
Jan. 25, 2013 Tester, Baucus Call on Congress to Pass Violence Against Women Act
Sept. 24, 2012 Tester, Baucus Announce Resources to Combat Violence Against Women on Campus
Sept. 14, 2012 Tester Secures Security Clearance Change to Protect Survivors of Sexual Assault
Sept. 6, 2012 Baucus, Tester Announce Resources to Combat Domestic Violence
Aug. 30, 2012 Baucus, Tester Announce Boost for Montana Efforts Against Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence
Aug. 8, 2012 Justice Department Implements Tester's Whistleblower Protection Measure
June 28, 2012 Tester Statement on Stolen Valor Act
April 26, 2012 Tester Praises Passage of Bipartisan Violence Against Women Act
April 25, 2012 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2011 -- Motion to Proceed
April 23, 2012 Letter to Daniel Inouye and Thad Cochran, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Defense Subcommittee of the Senate Committee on Appropriations
Dec. 6, 2011 Tester: Save Taxpayers Millions by Strengthening Whistleblower Protections
March 25, 2011 Great Falls Tribune - Tribal Attorneys Share Woes Fighting Reservation Crime
March 25, 2011 Havre Daily News - Tester, Tribal Prosecutors Assoc. Meet, Discuss Future
March 24, 2011 Tester Announces Montana Tribal Prosecutor's Organization
Feb. 7, 2011 Tester pushes Senate to criminalize misuse of airport body scans
Jan. 8, 2011 Tester Response to Today's Attack in Arizona
April 27, 2010 Tester Grills top Goldman Sachs Executives, Demands "Answers And Accountability'
Oct. 9, 2009 Tester Statement On Arrest Of Fugitive On Northern Border
March 26, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Banking, Housing And Urban Affairs Committee - Enhancing Investor Protection And The Regulation Of Securities Markets - Part II
March 25, 2009 Panel II Of A Hearing Of The Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
Oct. 20, 2008 Tester Demands more Accountability from Nation's Top Law Enforcers
July 10, 2008 Letter to The Honorable Gene L. Dodaro, Acting Comptroller General of the United States, U.S. Government Accountability Office
April 22, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee - Turmoil in U.S. Credit Markets: The Role of the Credit Rating Agencies
April 7, 2008 Letter to Robert Byrd and Thad Cochran, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Re: JAG Funding
March 31, 2008 Letter to Robert Byrd and Thad Cochran, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Appropriations, Re: Restore Byrne/JAG Grants for State and Local Law Enforcement in Supplemental Appropriations Bill
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