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Jon Tester's Public Statements on Issue: Transportation

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 19, 2014 Flathead News Group - Highway Fund is the Road to Our Future
June 10, 2014 Tester Statement on Key Water Legislation Becoming Law
March 26, 2014 Billings Gazette: Montanans Not Getting a Fair Chance to Comment on Bomber Range, Senators Say
March 24, 2014 Letter to Administrator Michael P. Huerta, Federal Aviation Administration - Tester, Walsh Ask FAA: Is It a Public Comment Period if the Public Doesn't Know It?
March 19, 2014 Crow Tribe Receives $300,000 Grant for Bus Service
March 13, 2014 Condition of Tribal Transportation Programs Reviewed in Senate Committee on Indian Affairs Oversight Hearing
Feb. 12, 2014 Tester: Driver Information Must Remain Private
Dec. 13, 2013 Tester, Baucus Secure Key Amtrak Meeting to Build New Stop in Culbertson
Nov. 19, 2013 Tester to United Airlines: 'Affordable Air Travel Will Grow Montana's Economy'
Oct. 31, 2013 Baucus, Tester Announce New Transportation Center at Montana State University
July 11, 2013 VA Implements Tester Transportation Plan to Improve Access to Care for Rural Veterans
May 30, 2013 Daily Inter Lake.com - Senator Objects to Border Fee Plan
April 3, 2013 Tester: 'Mike Tooley Understands America's Roads and Rails'
Feb. 15, 2013 Tester, Heller Fight to Expand Travel Options for Disabled Veterans
Feb. 6, 2013 Tester, Baucus: Next Transportation Secretary 'Must Support Rural America'
Jan. 11, 2013 Tester's Veterans Transportation Bill Becomes Law
Nov. 16, 2012 Tester's Bipartisan Whistleblower Protection Bill Set to Become Law
July 6, 2012 Tester Announces Assistance for Montana's Veterans
June 25, 2012 As Critical Deadline Looms, Rehberg Takes Off for Another Week
June 21, 2012 Tester Applauds New Assistance for Veterans Seeking Transportation Jobs
June 5, 2012 Letter to Tom Tidwell, Chief of the U.S. Forest Service - Modernize Fleet of Firefighting Airplanes
May 11, 2012 Letter to Senate Conferees
May 10, 2012 Letter to Senators Boxer and Inhofe
April 25, 2012 KECI - Tester Responds to Mother's TSA Concerns
March 14, 2012 Tester Approves "Responsible Investment' in Montana's Future
Feb. 22, 2012 Letter to Ray LaHood, Secretary of U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) and Lisa Jackson, EPA Administrator
Feb. 8, 2012 Tester: Bozeman Ready for New York Connection
Jan. 26, 2012 Baucus, Tester: Montana Jobs Rely on Butte Airport
Jan. 24, 2012 Tester: Montana Small Businesses Will Benefit from New Flights
Jan. 9, 2012 Tester Secures Additional Assistance for Montana's Flood-Damaged Highways
Dec. 15, 2011 Tester: Extend Employment Protections to All Guardsmen and Reservists
Dec. 15, 2011 Letter to Mickey Bowman, Vice President of Corporate Development, Gulfstream International Airlines
Nov. 28, 2011 Tester Making it Easier to Fly Across the Big Sky
Aug. 10, 2011 Decision to Back off Ag Vehicle Regulations is "The Right Call' for Rural America
Aug. 3, 2011 Baucus, Tester Introduce Pipeline Safety, Transparency Bill
July 15, 2011 Letter to Mr. Richard Anderson, President and CEO of Delta Airlines
July 1, 2011 Letter to Honorable Raymond H. LaHood
May 19, 2011 Resolution to Deter Terrorist Travel by Sharing Airline Passengers' Names Clears Senate
March 23, 2011 Tester: Montanans shouldn't pay for inflated purchase price of BNSF
Feb. 15, 2011 Senate Approves Tester's Measure to Criminalize Misuse of Airport Body Scans
Feb. 9, 2011 Tester Rails Against "Off-Track' Budget Proposal
Feb. 7, 2011 Tester pushes Senate to criminalize misuse of airport body scans
Dec. 20, 2010 KFBB News Channel 5 - Transcript
Dec. 16, 2010 Tester introduces bill criminalizing misuse of airport body-scans
Dec. 14, 2010 Federal Aviation Administration Extension Act of 2010
Dec. 3, 2010 Tester: New Shiloh Road Means More Jobs, More Business for Billings
Nov. 9, 2010 Senator Tester checks in on Custer Interchange stimulus project
Sept. 29, 2010 The Associated Press - Government Takes Steps to Close Border Post
Sept. 22, 2010 Canada Plans To Keep Port Closed, Tester Recommends Closure Of Port Of Whitetail
Aug. 17, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of the United States
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