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Jon Tester's Public Statements on Issue: Energy

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 2, 2014 Tester Statement on EPA Proposal
May 28, 2014 The Missoulian - Tester Promote Bill for Wildlife-Friendly Renewable Energy Projects on Public Lands
May 28, 2014 Tester Strengthens Grassroots Support for Public Land Renewable Energy Development Act
May 23, 2014 Tester, Walsh Champion Measure to Allow Tribes to Develop Energy Resources
May 12, 2014 Tester: Energy Efficiency Not a Partisan Issue
May 6, 2014 Tester Pushes Renewables as Congress Debates Energy Bill
April 30, 2014 Empowering Tribes to Address Energy Needs and Development Opportunities
April 9, 2014 Letter to Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President - Settle US-China Solar Dispute
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
April 4, 2014 Letter to Dianne Feinstein, Chairwoman and Lamar Alexander, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
March 26, 2014 Letter to Ron Wyden, Chairman of Finance Committee - Tester, Walsh, and Udall Back Coal Tax Credit for Indian Country
March 26, 2014 Billings Gazette: Montana Senators Lobby for Coal Production Tax Credit Revival
March 21, 2014 Letter to Ron Wyden, Chairman Committee on Finance and Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member Committee on Finance - Include Extensions of Investment Tax Credit and Production Tax Credit for Wind Energy in Upcoming Tax-Extenders Package
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Protect Vital Home Energy Funding
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Secretary U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and Sylvia Matthews Burwell, Director, Office of Management and Budget - Support Biodiesel
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Release Winter Heat Aid
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman Mikulski, and Vice Chairman Shelby - Push for LIHEAP Funding
Sept. 26, 2013 Tester Statement on Northwestern Energy Purchase of Montana Hydro Damns
Sept. 24, 2013 Baucus-Tester Statement on Resolving U.S.-China Solar Trade Dispute
June 27, 2013 Tester, Senate Panel Approve Military Biofuels Provisions
March 14, 2013 Tester, Baucus, Hoeven Introduce Bipartisan Plan to Approve Keystone XL Pipeline
March 13, 2013 Senators Introduce Quadrennial Energy Review Act
March 4, 2013 Tester, Baucus Meet Nominee to Head Interior Department
Feb. 26, 2013 Letter to Secretary of State John Kerry - Keystone XL Pipeline
Feb. 26, 2013 Tester, Baucus Secure Victory for Montana Camelina Jobs
Feb. 19, 2013 Tester Introduces New Geothermal Energy Bill
Feb. 11, 2013 Tester, Heller Lead Bipartisan Coalition to 'Level Playing Field' for Renewable Energy
Dec. 21, 2012 Tester, Baucus: Military Alternative Energy Boost Nears Passage
Dec. 21, 2012 Letter to Chairwoman Stabenow and Ranking Member Roberts - Energy Production
Dec. 12, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Restore Funding for LIHEAP
Oct. 17, 2012 New Advanced Fuels Center Dedicated
Oct. 11, 2012 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of the US Department of Health and Human Services - Restore Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funds
Aug. 29, 2012 Tester Congratulates Cascade Conservation District for Wind Turbine Award
July 18, 2012 Senators Host Briefing on Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Technologies to Initiate Launch of New Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Caucus
July 18, 2012 Baucus, Tester Continue Fight for Keystone Jobs
July 12, 2012 Tester Discusses Columbia Falls Aluminum Company with Deputy Energy Secretary
June 14, 2012 Tester Leveling the Playing Field for Renewable Energy Companies
June 8, 2012 Letter to Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy - Memorandum for Power Marketing Administrators
April 27, 2012 Baucus, Tester Press Energy Department for Local Input, Affordable Energy
April 18, 2012 Letter to Ray Mabus, Secretary of the Navy
March 28, 2012 Havre Daily News - Why I Support the Keystone XL Pipeline
March 8, 2012 Letter to Jeffrey Zients, Acting Director and Deputy Director for Management
Feb. 24, 2012 Tester Fighting for Montana's Wind Industry
Feb. 23, 2012 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader and Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader United States Senate
Feb. 17, 2012 Tester: Develop Indian Country's Energy Resources
Jan. 19, 2012 Tester Announces Assistance to Create Jobs Along the Hi-Line
Jan. 19, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Jan. 10, 2012 Tester Statement on Progress of Rim Rock Wind Project
Nov. 22, 2011 Tester to Senate Leaders: Don't Leave Montanans Out in the Cold
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