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Jon Tester's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Fifty-two Senators Commemorate the 35th Anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act
April 9, 2014 Letter to Joseph R. Biden, Jr., Vice President - Settle US-China Solar Dispute
March 21, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President - Ongoing Negotiations Between the P5+1 and Iran
Nov. 27, 2013 Lee State Bureau - Tester Visits Israel as Iran Nuclear Agreement Announced
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Jack Lew, Secretary of the Treasury and Michael Froman, Ambassador of the US Trade Representative - Sixty Senators Urge Administration to Crack Down on Currency Manipulation in Trans-Pacific Partnership Talks
June 13, 2013 Letter to his Excellency Mohammed Morsi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt - Sentencing of NGO Workers
May 28, 2013 Letter to Chairwoman Landrieu and Ranking Member Coats - Opposition to Proposed Border Crossing Fee Study
May 24, 2013 Senators Hoeven, Klobuchar Lead Group of Senators in Opposition to Proposed DHS Border Fee Study
May 24, 2013 Letter to the Honorable Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Homeland Security - Border Fee
April 5, 2013 Tester, Baucus Stress Montana's Role in Nuclear Deterrence as North Korea Threatens
March 19, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Collins, King Among 77 Senators Calling on President to Continue Support of Israel
March 19, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Support for Two-State Mid East Peace Process
March 14, 2013 Tester, Baucus: No U.S. Taxpayer Dollars to Singapore Company Until FBI Has Full Access to Investigate American's Death
Feb. 26, 2013 36 Senators Urge EU to Eliminate Loophole in Iran Sanctions
Dec. 27, 2012 FISA Amendments Act Reauthorization Act of 2012
Nov. 16, 2012 Bipartisan Resolution Supporting Israel Passes U.S. Senate Unanimously
Sept. 14, 2012 Letter to Baroness Catherine Ashton, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Vice President of the European Commission, European Union
Aug. 14, 2012 Tester Backs Bill to Protect Montanans from Government Overreach
May 24, 2012 Tester Leads Senate in Blocking U.N. Arms Treaty
Sept. 20, 2011 Tester Calls for Removal of U.S. Troops From Iraq by Year's End
Aug. 3, 2011 Letter to the President
June 29, 2011 Tester Votes Against Sending American Money to Greece
May 26, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
May 23, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State
May 18, 2011 Letter to Hilary Clinton, Secretary of State, Robert Gates, Secretary of Defense
May 17, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State and The Honorable Robert Gates, Secretary of Defense
May 6, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States of America
May 2, 2011 Death of Osama Bin Laden
March 29, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary of State, United States of America
Feb. 6, 2011 Helena Independent Record- Troops Need to Return on Time
Jan. 21, 2011 UPDATE: Tester Surveys American Mission in Afghanistan
Jan. 20, 2011 UPDATE: Tester Pushes Middle Eastern Leaders on Cooperation in Fight Against Terrorism
Jan. 18, 2011 Tester Visiting Iraq and Afghanistan to Meet with Montana Troops and Military Leaders
Oct. 4, 2010 Tester: Veterans Of New Iraq Mission Deserve Same Benefits As Previous Combat Veterans
Aug. 19, 2010 Tester asks Montanans for feedback on Port of Whitetail
April 13, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary Of State
April 6, 2010 Tester: Decision to Keep All Nuclear Missiles 'Right Call'
March 18, 2010 The Great Falls Tribune: Senators Lobby Biden for Malmstrom
Jan. 20, 2010 Tester gets DHS Secretary to Help Montanans Adopting Haitian Children
May 1, 2009 Tester Calls On Other Countries To Pitch In As Congress Considers War Funding
Oct. 7, 2008 Senators Earn A+ from Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans
July 15, 2008 Tester: Keep Foot-and-Mouth Disease on ‘Other Side of the World'
April 16, 2008 Senators: Montanan to Be Released From Custody in Nigeria
April 14, 2008 Senators Respond to Detainment of Montanan in Nigeria
April 8, 2008 Tester: Still Waiting for Political Progress in Iraq
April 2, 2008 Letter to The Honorable Hu Jintao, President, People's Republic of China
Feb. 28, 2008 Requiring a Report Setting Forth the Global Strategy of the United States to Combat and Defeat Al Queda and Its Affiliates -- Motion to Proceed
Nov. 30, 2007 Tester Reports Back to Montana From Iraq
Nov. 29, 2007 Tester Touches Down in Iraq
Nov. 1, 2007 Letter to the Honorable George W. Bush, President of the United States of America
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