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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 26, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Send a Clear Message to Those Crossing the Border
May 7, 2014 Tester Introduces Bill to Hire More School Nurses, Improve Student Health
May 2, 2014 Hoeven Presses Indian Affairs Secretary on Child Safety
March 27, 2014 Hoeven, Tester Introduce The Native American Children's Safety Act
March 13, 2014 Senate Approves Tester Measure to Improve Tribal Child Care Facilities
March 12, 2014 Child Care Development Block Grant Act
Nov. 25, 2013 Tester Co-Sponsors Early Childhood Education Bill
Sept. 23, 2013 Tester, Baucus Back Bipartisan Bill to Increase Life-Saving Treatment for Students
July 26, 2013 Tester Meets With Montana 'Senators' From Boys, Girls Nation
July 26, 2013 Tester Meets With Montana FFA Leaders
July 23, 2013 Tester Meets With Butte Students to Discuss Ending Youth Violence
April 17, 2013 Tester: Race to the Top Must 'Help Kids, Not Create Grant Writers'
Feb. 20, 2013 Letter to Acting Administrator Perciasepe - Environmental Health
Dec. 7, 2012 Tester Hails New School Lunch Flexibility
May 10, 2012 Tester Pushes Better Treatment for Allergic Reactions at School
April 26, 2012 Tester Gets Labor Department to Drop Child Farm Labor Rule
March 28, 2012 Tester's Bill Blocks Proposal to Restrict Young Agriculture Workers
Aug. 19, 2011 Tester Statement on his Dirt Bike Language Becoming Law
Aug. 10, 2011 Havre Daily News - Feds Could Help Reduce Suicide Rate Among Native American Teens
Aug. 1, 2011 Tester's "common sense' Dirt Bike proposal in line to pass Senate this week
March 31, 2011 E & E - Klobuchar, Tester Seek to Exempt ATVs, Dirt Bikes from Lead Regs
Feb. 28, 2011 National Journal - The Great American Dirt Bike: Toy or Tool?
Jan. 24, 2011 KPAX - Tester to Reintroduce Dirt Bike Bill
May 27, 2010 Letter to Senators Reid, McConnell, Durbin and Kyl
March 7, 2010 The Bozeman Daily Chronicle: Tester, Vilsack Discuss Farm to School
Jan. 20, 2010 Tester gets DHS Secretary to Help Montanans Adopting Haitian Children
March 17, 2009 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
March 16, 2009 Tester Introduces ‘Dirt Bike Bill'
Jan. 12, 2009 Baucus, Tester Announce U.S. Senate Youth Program Participants
Oct. 18, 2007 Tester Response to House CHIP Vote
Oct. 3, 2007 Tester Response to President Bush's Veto of CHIP
Jan. 26, 2006 Tester Makes Case for U.S. Senate Seat
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: The Dirt Bike Bill
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