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Jon Tester's Public Statements on Issue: Housing and Property

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 16, 2014 Tester Meets with Leader from the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes
July 11, 2014 Tester, Walsh Introduce Bill to Increase Investment into Great Falls' Lewis & Clark Center
July 9, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Indian Affairs Committee - Legislative Hearing to Receive Testimony on the Following Bills
July 9, 2014 Tester, Walsh Hail New Land Buy-Back Agreements in Indian Country
June 17, 2014 Tester Pushed HUD Nominee Castro on Housing Finance Reform
June 12, 2014 Chairman Tester Issues Statement on Passage of "Carcieri Fix"
June 12, 2014 Chairman Tester Issues Statement on Passage of "Carcieri fix"
June 6, 2014 Tester Spearheads New Initiative to Fight Homelessness Among Native American Veterans
May 15, 2014 Tester Applauds Passage of Housing Reform Bill
May 14, 2014 Indian Forestry at a Tipping Point
May 7, 2014 Tribes Call for Fairness in Homeland Restoration Process
March 11, 2014 Tester Applauds Housing Finance Reform Breakthrough
Jan. 30, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act
Jan. 30, 2014 Senate Passes Tester's Bipartisan Bill to Increase Insurance Options
Jan. 29, 2014 Tester Responds to State of the Union
Jan. 29, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act
Dec. 20, 2013 Tester's Cabin Fee Bill Unanimously Clears Committee Hurdle
Dec. 19, 2013 Senate Committee Passes Bill Protecting Snowmobilers' Access
Nov. 20, 2013 Tester's Cabin Fee Bill Gets Key Senate Hearing
Nov. 19, 2013 Baucus, Tester Push Fix to Ensure Montana Guard, Limestone Quarry Both Continue Using Land outside Townsend
Nov. 14, 2013 Tester, Baucus Announce Investment to Help Homeless Veterans in Billings Region
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Release Winter Heat Aid
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman Mikulski, and Vice Chairman Shelby - Restore LIHEAP Funding
Aug. 8, 2013 Billings Gazette - Home Ownership Issues Weigh Big in September Senate
July 31, 2013 Tester Backs Bipartisan Bill To Improve Native American Housing Opportunities
July 24, 2013 Sens. Moran, Tester and Kirk Introduce Bill to Increase Community Bank Lending, Create Jobs
July 23, 2013 Tester, Johanns Build Momentum for Housing Finance Reform
July 23, 2013 Western Senators Introduce Measure to Offer Certainty For Cabin Owners
June 25, 2013 Tester Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Reform Housing Market
April 2, 2013 Tester, Johanns Introduce Bill to Cut Red Tape for Rural Housing Agencies
March 28, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Energy Steven Chu - Save Weatherization Assistance Program
Jan. 14, 2013 Baucus, Tester Highlight Opportunity for Rural Montana Jobs
Jan. 7, 2013 Baucus, Tester Challenge Government Effort to Redefine "Frontier'
Oct. 10, 2012 Tester, Baucus Announce New Disaster Declarations for Montana Counties, Northern Cheyenne Reservation
Sept. 22, 2012 Bennet Applauds Senate Action on Sportsmen's Act of 2012
Sept. 15, 2012 Tester, Johanns Proposal Cuts Red Tape for Rural Housing Agencies
Aug. 8, 2012 Tester statement on Tenderfoot celebration
April 12, 2012 Letter to Michael Astrue, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Social Security Administration Site in Great Falls
Dec. 30, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Edward J. DeMarco, Acting Director Federal Housing Finance Agency
Nov. 15, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Banking Committee - Prevent Taxpayer-Funded Bonuses for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac
Nov. 3, 2011 At Tester's Request, Committee Announces Hearing to Investigate Housing Bonuses
Nov. 2, 2011 The Honorable Edward J. DeMarco, Acting Director Federal Housing Finance Agency
Oct. 28, 2011 Letter to Secretary Geithner, Secretary Donovan, and Acting Director DeMarco
Sept. 10, 2011 Great Falls Tribune - Tester Says Housing Market Must Turn Around
Aug. 27, 2011 Bozeman Daily Chronicle - Tester Talks Public Lands at Panels in Bozeman
July 20, 2011 Letter to Mr. John Walsh, Acting Comptroller of the Currency, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, The Honorable Ben S. Bernanke, Chairman, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Mr. Martin Gruenberg, Acting Chairman, Federal Deposit
July 14, 2011 Tester Keeps Pressure on Bernanke to Hold Big Banks Accountable
March 3, 2011 Tester Legislation Protects Deployed Troops from Losing Their Homes
Dec. 17, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader, United States Senate & The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Republican Leader, United States Senate
Nov. 16, 2010 Tester Grills Top Wall Street Bankers With "Nightmare' Foreclosure Stories From Montanans
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