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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 8, 2008 Tester Legislation Protects Aging Water Infrastructure
July 7, 2008 Tester: Hard Work Paid Off for Montana's Essential Air Service
July 2, 2008 During Hearing, Tester Shines National Spotlight on Northern Border
June 30, 2008 Guest column from Senator Tester: Energy Independence this Independence Day
June 26, 2008 GI Bill
June 26, 2008 Tester: Supreme Court Decision ‘One Heckuva Victory' for Gun Rights
June 23, 2008 Bipartisan Group of Senators Warn EPA Not to Relax Clean Air Rules Around National Parks
June 19, 2008 After Urging Parties to Negotiate, Tester Praises National Bison Range Agreement
June 17, 2008 Production Tax Credits
June 13, 2008 Tester: Flag Day Unites Americans
June 12, 2008 Schweitzer, Tester Team Up on Capitol Hill to Expose ‘Unseen Costs' of War
June 11, 2008 Consumer-First Energy Act of 2008 - Motion to Proceed
June 11, 2008 Tester to Senate: Act Now to Address Gas Prices
June 10, 2008 Tester Calls on Senate Republicans to Explain Vote for Higher Gas Prices
June 10, 2008 Consumer-First Energy Act of 2008 - Motion to Proceed
June 6, 2008 Tester: ‘Let America Salute Joe Papez'
June 5, 2008 Watershed Quality Improves in Crapo, Tester Bill
June 5, 2008 Tester Introduces Bill to Protect Montana's Water, Fishing Heritage
June 5, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 4, 2008 Tester: Senate Clears Major Improvements for Montana Veterans
May 29, 2008 Senators Announce 80 Acres Added to Gallatin National Forest
May 29, 2008 Bill Will Make Additional $15 Million in Education Benefits Available to 1,600 Montana Vets
May 23, 2008 Tester: Say Thanks to Veterans this Memorial Day
May 22, 2008 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2008 - Continued
May 22, 2008 Following Tester's Speech, Senate Overwhelmingly Passes New G.I. Bill
May 21, 2008 Supplemental Appropriations
May 14, 2008 Baucus, Tester Announce Direct Flight From Atlanta to Billings
May 14, 2008 Farm Bill
May 13, 2008 Baucus, Tester Introduce Palladium Coin Bill
May 8, 2008 Tester Anxious to Give ‘Thumbs Up' to Farm Bill
May 8, 2008 Baucus, Tester Praise Passage of Student Loan Legislation
May 7, 2008 Tester: REAL ID a Symptom of Too Much Power in Executive Branch
May 1, 2008 Tester Makes Case to Restore Drugbusting Money
May 1, 2008 Baucus, Tester Introduce Bill to Help Vets in Rural Areas
May 1, 2008 FAA Reauthorization Act of 2007
May 1, 2008 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
April 30, 2008 Tester: Credit Card Overhaul Will Protect Montanans
April 29, 2008 Tester Questions the Real Cost of REAL ID
April 25, 2008 Senators Want Army Corps to Reassess Missouri River Water Levels
April 25, 2008 Baucus, Tester respond to Mike Horse Dam settlement
April 25, 2008 Letter to SAF and MHESAC, Re: Disclose Financial Records
April 24, 2008 Veterans' Benefits Enhancement Act
April 24, 2008 Tester's Indian Education Legislation Clears Hurdle
April 23, 2008 Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2007 - Motion to Proceed - Resumed
April 23, 2008 Baucus, Tester: Montana Must Be Priority in Delta-NWA Merger
April 23, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Veteran Affairs - Update on VA and DOD Cooperation and Collaboration
April 22, 2008 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee - Turmoil in U.S. Credit Markets: The Role of the Credit Rating Agencies
April 22, 2008 Tester Keeps SEC Chairman in Hot Seat
April 21, 2008 Tester Vows Fight to Restore Anti-Drug Funding
April 17, 2008 Tester, Barrasso Introduce Plan to Compensate Wolf Kills
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