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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
June 10, 2014 Walsh, Tester Fight to Keep Oil and Gas Permitting Office Open in Montana
May 6, 2014 Tester Pushes Renewables as Congress Debates Energy Bill
May 1, 2014 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - 11 Democratic Senators Call For President to Put in Place Explicit Timeline for Keystone XL Decision
Feb. 7, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Provide Relief During Propane Shortage
Sept. 19, 2013 Baucus, Tester Urge Approval of Keystone Pipeline
Aug. 2, 2013 Baucus, Tester Renew Push for Keystone Jobs
March 14, 2013 Bipartisan Group, Calls for Approval of Keystone XL Permit
Feb. 14, 2013 Montana's Outdoor Heritage Fuels our Economy
Jan. 2, 2013 Senate Approves Tester, Baucus Bill to Protect Kalispell's Natural Gas Supply
Nov. 16, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 17, 2012 New Advanced Fuels Center Dedicated
June 14, 2012 Tester Leveling the Playing Field for Renewable Energy Companies
May 11, 2012 Tester Backing New Pipeline to Move Montana Oil to Market
May 3, 2012 Letter to Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior - Responsible Energy Development in Montana
April 5, 2012 Baucus, Tester Announce Major Fort Peck Tech Jobs Grant to Support Bakken Oil Drilling Services
March 28, 2012 Havre Daily News - Why I Support the Keystone XL Pipeline
March 15, 2012 Tester Meets with TransCanada CEO, Talks Montana Jobs
March 8, 2012 Letter to Jeffrey Zients, Acting Director and Deputy Director for Management
Jan. 18, 2012 Tester Statement on Denial of Keystone XL Pipeline Permit
Dec. 22, 2011 Tester: "Too Bad it Took Public Pressure' to Undo House's Unpopular Tax Hike
Dec. 19, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker of the House
Dec. 17, 2011 Tester on Keystone XL: "Time to Move This Ball Forward'
Dec. 15, 2011 Letter to Mickey Bowman, Vice President of Corporate Development, Gulfstream International Airlines
Dec. 13, 2011 Job Creation
Dec. 12, 2011 Baucus, Tester Pipeline Safety Provisions to Clear This Week
Aug. 3, 2011 Baucus, Tester Introduce Pipeline Safety, Transparency Bill
July 14, 2011 Tester Calls for Better Oversight, Transparency of Pipeline Safety
May 10, 2011 Tester plan ends $4 billion in taxpayer subsidies to Big Oil executives
May 10, 2011 Big Oil
May 3, 2011 Tester's latest bill holds Big Oil accountable by closing loophole
March 23, 2011 Miled City Star - Tester checks in on Miles City
Feb. 17, 2011 Baucus, Tester Announce Additional Lease Retirements near North Fork of Flathead River
Jan. 30, 2011 KTVQ - Montana's U.S. Senators Hope to Boost Jobs and Reduce Use of Foreign Fuels
Sept. 10, 2010 Baucus and Tester Announce Exxon Subsidiary to Retire Leases Near North Fork of Flathead River
July 23, 2010 Billings Gazette: Montana Company Vies For Helping Clean Up Oil
July 23, 2010 Letter To Admiral Robert J. Papp, Jr., Commandant, U.S. Coast Guard
July 15, 2010 Tester Statement On Capped BP Oil Leak
June 30, 2010 Letter To Brian Schweitzer, Governor, State Of Montana
June 14, 2010 Letter to Mr. Tony Hayward Group Chief Executive, BP
April 28, 2010 Senators Announce Major Lease Retirements In Flathead Watershed
Feb. 9, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Gordon Campbell, Premier, Province Of British Columbia - Montana Flathead
June 10, 2008 Tester Calls on Senate Republicans to Explain Vote for Higher Gas Prices
April 30, 2008 Tester: Credit Card Overhaul Will Protect Montanans
April 16, 2008 Letter to Umaru Musa Yar'Adua, President of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, Re: Release of U.S. Filmmakers
Feb. 28, 2008 Tester Puts Fed Chairman in the Hot Seat
Dec. 11, 2007 Tester Investigates Rising Gas Prices
Sept. 26, 2007 Letter to Secretaries Rice and Kempthorne Re: Endangered Waterton-Glacier National Park
Sept. 6, 2007 Senate Passes Tester Amendment Funding Vets' Mileage Reimbursement
Aug. 24, 2007 Letter to Mr. Stephen S. McMillin, Acting Director and Deputy Director, Office of Management and Budget
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