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Jon Tester's Public Statements

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 10, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Surplus Military Equipment
July 10, 2014 Missoulian - Tester: Congress Has 'Real Issues to Deal With' on VA Fix
July 10, 2014 Tester, Walsh Meet with Montana School Administrators
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
July 9, 2014 Tester, Walsh Sponsor Legislation to Overturn Hobby Lobby Decision and Protect Access to Women's Health Care
July 9, 2014 Indian Affairs Committee Hears Testimony on Tester, Walsh's Northern Cheyenne Land Swap Bill
July 8, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education - Student Loan Contracts
July 8, 2014 Bipartisan Sportsmen's Act of 2014 - Motion to Proceed
July 3, 2014 Tester, Bullock: Keeping Public Lands Public
July 3, 2014 Indian Country - Interview:How Tester's Sen. Committee on Indian Affairs Will Shake Things Up
July 2, 2014 Tester Fights to Reduce Red Tape for Search-and-Rescue Missions
July 1, 2014 Tester Helps Increase Trade Opportunities for Montana Producers
July 1, 2014 Tester, Walsh Help Secure Funding for Flower Creek Dam Project
July 1, 2014 Tester Helps Deploying Service Members with Burdensome Student Loan Payments
June 30, 2014 Tester Statement on Nomination of New VA Secretary
June 30, 2014 Tester Statement on Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby Decision
June 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Send a Clear Message to Those Crossing the Border
June 26, 2014 Tester Issues Statement on Supreme Court's "Protest-Free Zone" Decision
June 26, 2014 Tester, Walsh Hail Announcement of Job Training Grants
June 26, 2014 Tester Statement on Senate Approval of Nominee to the Office of Special Trustee for American Indians
June 26, 2014 Tester Introduces Bill to Reform Federal Hiring Process
June 26, 2014 Tester Wins Privacy Provisions in Homeland Security Funding Bill
June 25, 2014 Homeland Security Committee Passes Tester's Border Patrol Bill
June 25, 2014 Federal Times - Border Patrol Overtime Pay Reform Advances in Senate
June 25, 2014 Tester Meets with Acting VA Secretary
June 25, 2014 Tester Votes to Strengthen Workforce Training Initiatives
June 25, 2014 Access to Capital, Remote Locations Stymie Economic Growth in Indian Country
June 25, 2014 Warren-Portman "Smart Savings Act" to Strengthen Retirement Savings Passes Homeland Security & Government Affairs Committee
June 25, 2014 Tester on LIttle Bighorn Anniversary: 'We Had to Learn to Live Together in Peace'
June 25, 2014 Senate Committee Passes Bill to Keep Security Contractors from Approving Their Own Work
June 24, 2014 Tester's Pay Cut for Government Contractors Goes Into Effect, Saving Taxpayers Millions
June 24, 2014 Tester Donates Support to DISCLOSE Act
June 24, 2014 Tester Pushes Montana Priorities at First Meeting of Veterans' Conference Committee
June 19, 2014 Walsh, Tester Announce Support for MSU's Space Research
June 19, 2014 Tester's Campaign Finance Reform Provision Moves to Senate Floor
June 19, 2014 Flathead News Group - Highway Fund is the Road to Our Future
June 18, 2014 Tester Meets with Admiral Cecil Haney to Discuss ICBMs
June 18, 2014 Tester Working To Preserve Native American Cultural Identity
June 18, 2014 Tester Tapped for Veterans' Conference Committee
June 18, 2014 Tester Applauds Decision by US Patent Office to Cancel DC Team Name's Trademark
June 18, 2014 Tester, Walsh Announce Nearly $30 Million in PILT Payments to Montana Counties
June 18, 2014 Tester's Constitutional Amendment to End Out-of-Control Spending in Elections Passes Key Vote
June 17, 2014 Tester Pushed HUD Nominee Castro on Housing Finance Reform
June 17, 2014 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Iraq
June 17, 2014 Chairman Tester Issues Statement on 30th Anniversary of Indian Affairs Committee
June 17, 2014 Tester, Walsh Push USDA to Implement Critical Crop Insurance Initiatives
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 13, 2014 Tester Statement on Situation in Iraq
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