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Jon Tester's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

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
July 24, 2014 Bring Jobs Home Act - Motion to Proceed
July 22, 2014 Tester: VA Nominee McDonald 'Very Qualified for Tough Job'
July 21, 2014 Tester, Walsh Move to Keep Pharmacies from Standing Between Women, Health Care
July 16, 2014 Tester Statement after Senate Minority Blocks His Bill Restoring Women's Access to Health Care
July 16, 2014 Tester Demands Action on VA Reform Bill
July 10, 2014 Missoulian - Tester: Congress Has 'Real Issues to Deal With' on VA Fix
July 10, 2014 Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Authorization Act - Motion to Proceed - Continued
July 9, 2014 Tester, Walsh Sponsor Legislation to Overturn Hobby Lobby Decision and Protect Access to Women's Health Care
June 30, 2014 Tester Statement on Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby Decision
June 30, 2014 Tester Statement on Nomination of New VA Secretary
June 25, 2014 Tester Meets with Acting VA Secretary
June 24, 2014 Tester Pushes Montana Priorities at First Meeting of Veterans' Conference Committee
June 18, 2014 Tester Tapped for Veterans' Conference Committee
June 17, 2014 Chairman Tester Issues Statement on 30th Anniversary of Indian Affairs Committee
June 14, 2014 Tester Hears Concerns About VA from Montana Veterans
June 13, 2014 Letter to Sloan Gibson, Acting Secretary of Veterans Affairs - Initiative to Improve Veterans' Health Care
June 11, 2014 Tester Statement on Senate's Passage of VA Reform Bill
June 11, 2014 Veterans Health Care
June 9, 2014 Tested Statement on Release of VA Audit
June 9, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Investigate Evidence of Criminal Wrongdoing at VA Medical Facilities
June 5, 2014 Havre Daily News - Tester Defends VA, Calls to Hold Abusers Responsible
June 3, 2014 VA Improvement Bill Filled With Tester Provisions
June 1, 2014 Tester Announces Veterans Listening Tour and VA Accountability Legislation
May 30, 2014 Tester Statement on Shinseki Resignation
May 28, 2014 Tester Statement on VA Investigation
May 27, 2014 Tester Hearing Sheds Light on Dire Healthcare Conditions for Tribal Citizens
May 27, 2014 Tester Hearing Sheds Light on Dire Healthcare Conditions for Tribal Citizens
May 22, 2014 Tester: Senate Bill Boosts Resources for Veterans, Increases VA Accountability
May 20, 2014 Tester Statement on Review of Fort Harrison
May 8, 2014 Tester Introduces Bill to Improve Care for Veterans with Hearing Loss
May 8, 2014 Murkowski Joins Walsh to Fight Veteran Suicide Epidemic
May 7, 2014 Tester Introduces Bill to Hire More School Nurses, Improve Student Health
April 28, 2014 Tester Calls for More Investment in Women's Health Care
April 14, 2014 Tester Celebrates Expansion of Billings VA Clinic
April 11, 2014 Tester Celebrates Expansion of Billings VA Clinic
April 9, 2014 Tester, Walsh Requiring Mental Health Professional on Military Review Board
April 7, 2014 Flathead Beacon - Tester Tackles Education, Health Care as New Indian Affairs Chairman
March 31, 2014 Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014
March 13, 2014 Senate Approves Tester Measure to Improve Tribal Child Care Facilities
March 12, 2014 Child Care Development Block Grant Act
March 11, 2014 Tester Tackles VA Claims Backlog with New Bill
March 10, 2014 RxImpact Day
Feb. 27, 2014 Montana's VA Nurses Deserve Pay Increase
Feb. 25, 2014 Hoeven Joins Roberts, Tester, Bipartisan Group to Introduce Bill to Protect Rural Hospitals and Patients
Feb. 25, 2014 Tester, Roberts Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Rural Hospitals and Patients
Feb. 11, 2014 Senate Approves Tester Bill to Protect Rural Health Services
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of Veteran Affairs - Speed Up Expansion of Missoula's VA Clinic
Dec. 31, 2013 Tester Hails USDA's Extension of Agricultural Coexistence Comment Period
Dec. 19, 2013 Tester Strengthens Medicare with Budget Vote
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Republican Leader McConnell - We Must Fight Diabetes Together
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