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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
Dec. 13, 2013 Baucus, Tester Secure Win for Montana: Limestone Hills Fix Included in Defense Bill
Dec. 12, 2013 Tester Applauds Senate Confirmation of Watters, Morris
Dec. 12, 2013 Tester: Neptune Contract is Important for Montana Forested Communities
Dec. 10, 2013 Tester Braves D.C. 'Snow' to Help Preserve Montana Rivers
Dec. 10, 2013 Tester, McCaskill Take Aim at Government Redundancy with Joint Hearing Series
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Sen. Ron Wyden and Sen. Lisa Murkowski - Wildfire Coalition Grows In Senate
Dec. 6, 2013 Bipartisan Group of Senators Issues Statement on Increase in Federal Contractor Salaries
Dec. 5, 2013 Great Falls Tribune - Ag Leaders, Lawmakers Optimistic
Dec. 5, 2013 KDFF - Jon Tester Explains How ADF's Facility Improves Economy
Dec. 3, 2013 Billings Gazette - Tester Touts Employee-Owned Businesses at Car Shredding Stop
Nov. 27, 2013 Lee State Bureau - Tester Visits Israel as Iran Nuclear Agreement Announced
Nov. 25, 2013 Tester Co-Sponsors Early Childhood Education Bill
Nov. 21, 2013 Tester, Kennedy Overturn VA Headstone Policy
Nov. 20, 2013 Tester's Cabin Fee Bill Gets Key Senate Hearing
Nov. 20, 2013 Tester, Portman Investigate National Security Workforce
Nov. 20, 2013 Senators: Congress Should Vote on Keeping Troops in Afghanistan Past 2014
Nov. 19, 2013 Tester, Rubio Fight to Boost Troops' Pay Raise
Nov. 19, 2013 Rubio, Tester Introduce Measure to Raise Military Pay
Nov. 19, 2013 Tester to United Airlines: 'Affordable Air Travel Will Grow Montana's Economy'
Nov. 19, 2013 Baucus, Tester Push Fix to Ensure Montana Guard, Limestone Quarry Both Continue Using Land outside Townsend
Nov. 19, 2013 Tester, Portman Seek to Empower Watchdogs, Save Taxpayer Dollars
Nov. 18, 2013 Chambliss, Tester Introduce Reserve Retirement Credit Correction Bill
Nov. 15, 2013 Tester Talks Forest Management with Stoltze Lumber
Nov. 15, 2013 Tester Demands FDA Rules Protect Family Farmers, Small Producers
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Don't Choose Big Meatpackers over Small Producers
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Republican Leader McConnell - We Must Fight Diabetes Together
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Secretary U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and Sylvia Matthews Burwell, Director, Office of Management and Budget - Support Biodiesel
Nov. 14, 2013 Tester, Baucus Announce Investment to Help Homeless Veterans in Billings Region
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Administrator Michael Huerta, Federal Aviation Administration - Americans Deserve Privacy, Transparency as Drone Industry Grows
Nov. 13, 2013 McCain and Tester Introduce Bill to Reform Border Patrol Pay
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Protect Television Reception Across Rural America
Nov. 11, 2013 Tester Thanks Montana Heroes on Veterans Day
Nov. 8, 2013 Tester Wishes Montana a Happy Birthday
Nov. 7, 2013 Tester Pushes Bill to Increase Public Land Access, Strengthen Montana's Outdoor Economy
Nov. 7, 2013 Tester, Baucus Call New Military Sexual Trauma Stats Disturbing
Nov. 7, 2013 Tester Statement on Passage of Non-Discrimination Bill
Nov. 7, 2013 Drug Quality and Security Act - Motion to Proceed
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to Acting Secretary Rand Beers, Department of Homeland Security - Overtime Abuse
Nov. 6, 2013 Baucus, Tester Introduce Bill to Protect Military Sexual Assault Survivors
Nov. 5, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Federal Communications Commission - Keep Robust Rural Broadband Infrastructure Improvements
Nov. 1, 2013 Tester Pushes Benefits for Grieving Families of Fallen Heroes
Nov. 1, 2013 Tester Secures Victory for Rural Phone Service
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Release Winter Heat Aid
Oct. 31, 2013 Baucus, Tester Announce New Transportation Center at Montana State University
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to the Farm Bill Conference Committee - Pea, Lentil, Bean Focus in New Farm Bill
Oct. 31, 2013 Tester Pledges to Oppose UN Arms Trade Treaty
Oct. 31, 2013 Tester Hails Freedom Act
Oct. 30, 2013 Tester Meets with Montana Sherrifs
Oct. 30, 2013 Tester: Implement Jobs Act, Increase Small Businesses' Access to Capital
Oct. 30, 2013 Tester on DOJ Lawsuit Against USIS: Cutting Corners Puts National Security at Risk
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