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Jon Tester's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

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
March 27, 2014 Billings Gazette: Tester Blasts Management of Federal Retirees' Records
March 27, 2014 Letter to Katherine Archuleta, Director of Office of Personnel Management - It's not 1977 Anymore
Feb. 12, 2014 Tester Leads Senate in Repealing Veterans COLA Cut
Dec. 19, 2013 Tester Strengthens Medicare with Budget Vote
Sept. 21, 2013 Sidney Herald - Tester Slams House's Cut to Nutrition Assistance
Sept. 19, 2013 Tester Slams House Cut to Nutrition Assistance
Aug. 15, 2013 Tester Pushes New Plan to Save Taxpayers Billions
June 12, 2013 Senators Thune, Tester, and Moran Introduce Bill to Preserve Rural Health Care Access
Feb. 13, 2013 Tester to Postal Service: Rural America Relies on Efficient Mail Service
Oct. 4, 2012 Tester, Baucus Fight to Secure Settlements for Libby Asbestos Victims
Sept. 12, 2012 Senate Panel Approves Tester's Veterans Cost-of-Living Increase
Aug. 3, 2012 Tester Pushing to Train More Doctors in Rural Areas
July 30, 2012 Tester Holding USPS Accountable for Kalispell Mail Facility
July 5, 2012 Tester Pushing Two Bipartisan Bills to Improve Medical Care
June 15, 2012 Tester Supports Bill to Combat Abuse of Montana Seniors
Feb. 17, 2012 Tester: Extension of Payroll Tax Cut, Medicare Protection "Bring Montana Families Certainty'
Dec. 1, 2011 Tester: Both Payroll Tax Proposals Won't Create Jobs
Nov. 7, 2011 Tester Pushes Plan to Save Taxpayers Billions
Oct. 19, 2011 Tester Applauds Social Security "Cost of Living' Increase for Montana's Seniors
Sept. 13, 2011 Tester: Congress Should Play by the Same Retirement Rules as Everyone Else
May 25, 2011 Tester Votes to Protect Medicare, Rejects House Bill to End it
May 11, 2011 Montana's U.S. Senators Tout Smart Investment for Hi-Line Community
April 5, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives
Jan. 21, 2010 KECI: Tester Talks Tough On Wall Street Bail Out
Oct. 6, 2009 Tester: Senate Decision Preserves Rural Seniors' Access To Medical Supplies
March 6, 2008 Senators Call for Additional Funding to Help with Social Security Backlog
March 5, 2008 Letter to the Senate Budget Committee
Oct. 19, 2007 Tester Praises Senate for Boosting Benefits for Vets, Families
July 26, 2007 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2008
April 17, 2007 Real ID Act
Feb. 5, 2007 Tester: President's Budget Fails Vets
Feb. 5, 2007 Tester: President's Budget Fails Vets
Oct. 6, 2006 Tester, Baucus Hold Town Hall Meeting in Support of Protecting Social Security
March 18, 2006 Tester Criticizes Burns' Vote
Jan. 26, 2006 Tester Makes Case for U.S. Senate Seat
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Health Reform Facts
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Keeping the Promise - Medicare & Social Security
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Honoring Our Veterans
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Quality of Life and Independence
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Quality Health Care
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Social Security
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Cutting wasteful spending
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