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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
May 20, 2014 Tester, Walsh Announce Approval of Bullock Proposal to Restore Forest Health
May 20, 2014 Tester Backs Measure Allowing Greater Investment in Montana's Small Businesses
May 19, 2014 Tester Proposes Fix to Improve Indian Education
May 19, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary of the Interior - Regarding Native American School Construction
May 19, 2014 Tester Praises $45 Million Grant for University of Montana
May 15, 2014 Tester Applauds Passage of Housing Reform Bill
May 14, 2014 Indian Forestry at a Tipping Point
May 13, 2014 Tester Calls for Greater Transparency, Accountability in Military Spending
May 13, 2014 Letter to Tom Tidewell, Chief US Forest Service - Implement Farm Bill's Forest Provisions
May 12, 2014 Indian Country Nominations
May 12, 2014 Tester Urges Federal Agencies to Comply with Security Clearance Request
May 12, 2014 Tester: Energy Efficiency Not a Partisan Issue
May 9, 2014 Tester Backs Bipartisan Bill to Strengthen Native American Languages
May 8, 2014 Murkowski Joins Walsh to Fight Veteran Suicide Epidemic
May 8, 2014 Tester Introduces Bill to Improve Care for Veterans with Hearing Loss
May 8, 2014 Manchin Cosponsors Legislation to Launch Army Force Structure Commission
May 8, 2014 Begich Congratulates Alaskan on Appointment as FEMA National Tribal Affairs Advisor
May 7, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 7, 2014 Tester Introduces Bill to Hire More School Nurses, Improve Student Health
May 7, 2014 Tribes Call for Fairness in Homeland Restoration Process
May 6, 2014 Tester, Walsh Bill Puts President's National Guard Changes Under Microscope
May 6, 2014 Tester: Sequestration, Shutdown Set Back Federal Government
May 6, 2014 Tester, Walsh Co-Sponsor Bill to Better Protect Law Enforcement Officers
May 6, 2014 Letter to Thomas Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Universal Service of Advanced Communications
May 6, 2014 Tester Pushes Renewables as Congress Debates Energy Bill
May 6, 2014 Markey Joins Leahy, Graham to Introduce Bill To Launch Commission To Evaluate Army Budget Changes Proposed By The Administration
May 5, 2014 Tester, Walsh Announce Major Funding for Montana Americorps Groups
May 5, 2014 Chairman Carper and Senator Tester Highlight Public Service Recognition Week
May 2, 2014 Hoeven Presses Indian Affairs Secretary on Child Safety
May 2, 2014 Tester Statement on Yellowstone River Diversion Dam
May 1, 2014 Tester Joins Senate Outdoor Recreation Caucus
May 1, 2014 Tester, Walsh Meet with Montana Students from Sunburst Junior High
May 1, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
May 1, 2014 Tester, Walsh Meet with Montana Students in Nation's Capital
April 30, 2014 Forest Service to Tester: Firefighting Planes will be Ready for Fire Season
April 30, 2014 Tester Statement on Senate's Failure to Increase Minimum Wage
April 30, 2014 Burr, Begich, Sanders Lead on Bipartisan Legislation to Increase Benefits to Veterans
April 30, 2014 Empowering Tribes to Address Energy Needs and Development Opportunities
April 29, 2014 Tester Statement on Campus Sexual Assault Report
April 28, 2014 Tester Calls for More Investment in Women's Health Care
April 25, 2014 Tester, Walsh Applaud Resources to Protect Women in the Bakken
April 22, 2014 Tester, Walsh Welcome Good News for Malmstrom's ICBMs
April 22, 2014 Tester, Walsh Seek Equal Voting Access for Native Americans
April 21, 2014 KRTV - Senator Tester Planting Crops, Discusses Farm Bill
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 15, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - 26 Northwest Lawmakers Highlight the Importance of the Columbia River Treaty
April 15, 2014 Tester to Montana Ranchers: Today is First Day to Sign Up for Disaster Assistance
April 14, 2014 Tester Celebrates Expansion of Billings VA Clinic
April 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Flood Damage, Disaster Assistance and Hazard Mitigation
April 12, 2014 Independent Review - Tester Calls for Campaign Finance Reform
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