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BOZEMAN - Sen. Jon Tester (D-MT) joined the crew of Montana This Morning to talk about the wildfire funding fix that was included in the recent federal spending bill. Part of the increased funding is to help address the maintenance backlog at Yellowstone National Park. Sen. Tester also touched base on ...
A few weeks after Arlee basketball's suicide prevention video went viral, Sen. Jon Tester secured a $50,000 grant to help improve the mental health services at Two Eagle River School in Pablo. Both Two Eagle River and Arlee are on the Flathead Reservation. “This grant will create stronger schools, ...

Sen. Tester's bill takes significant steps to fix this problem and helps Montanans in the process. It will make it easier for small banks and credit unions to support Montana's small business, ranches, and farms. It will make it easier for Montanans to get mortgage loans in our rural areas. It will let Montana's ...
Republican candidate Troy Downing took to the skies “Top Gun”-style Monday in an ad against Democratic incumbent Sen. Jon Tester, playing up the GOP hopeful's background as a combat veteran. Downing labeled himself a “big supporter of President Trump” and Tester, a farmer and former music ...
At a recent meeting in Washington, D.C., Montana Senator Jon Tester welcomed students from across Montana as well as educators to commemorate National Public Schools Week by proposing two bills. “The first is called 'The IDEA Full-Funding Act',” began Tester. “IDEA, the Individuals with Disabilities ...
United States Senators Jon Tester and Cory Booker played some one-on-one to raise awareness about, well, actually, who cares why they played. What's important here is that the gentleman from Montana wasn't about to allow the lawmaker from New Jersey any uncontested layups. Look at that. There's ...

... on during a U.S. Senate debate for Republican candidates on Thursday, March 22, 2018, in Bozeman, Montana. Downing and Rosendale are two of the four candidates competing for the GOP nomination in the June 5 primary elections and the chance to take on incumbent Democratic Sen. Jon Tester.
Montana's congressional delegation landed two lawmakers on the farm subsidy database of the conservation watchdog Environmental Working Group. Republican Rep. Greg Gianforte made the list, along with Democratic Sen. Jon Tester, who often refers to himself as the Senate's only working farmer.
Montana senator wants to eliminate wilderness study areas. By Michael Wright Chronicle ... Those were five of nine study areas designated by the 1977 Montana Wilderness Study Act, a bill sponsored by then-U.S. Sen. Lee Metcalf, a ... Democratic U.S. Sen. Jon Tester — has a serious chance of passage.
HELENA – State Auditor Matt Rosendale, a GOP contender in the U.S. Senate race for Democrat Jon Tester's seat, said Thursday he has received the endorsement of Texas Sen. Ted Cruz. “Senator Cruz is a principled conservative leader that I admire and respect. I'm grateful to have his support and I will ...
"I consider Senator Franken a dear friend and greatly respect his accomplishments, but he has a higher obligation to his constituents and the Senate, and he should step down immediately," Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., said in a statement. Sen. Dick Durbin, D-Ill., the No. 2 Democrat in the Senate, tweeted ...
"This bill is a product of months of bipartisan negotiation," said Sen. Jon Tester, a Democrat, who described proposed amendments as having "the sole goal of potentially driving wedges" between lawmakers. "The fact is it's been years. We've been at this for five or six years negotiating on a bill -- and this is ...
Democratic lawmakers say they were shut out of a rushed process, with scant time to review last-minute changes. In a tweet shared more than 150,000 times, Montana Democratic Senator Jon Tester posted a video of himself describing his party as blindsided by the almost 500-pages of legislation provided ...
Twelve years in Washington D.C. changes a man. Sen. Jon Tester used to be a free-thinking, independent representative of the people of Montana. Unfortunately, with his latest vote against tax reform, the senator has again proven to be a partisan obstructionist. The people of Montana overwhelmingly ...
BOZEMAN - A rally today in front of Senator Jon Tester's Bozeman office was asking members of the community to sign a letter in support of the DREAM Act. The act, which Tester originally voted against would allow undocumented students to stay in the U.S. and put them on a path to citizenship.
Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., speaks, as she is accompanied by Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., left, Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., and Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., during a news conference about their hopes for a bipartisan approach to tax reform, Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, on Capitol Hill in ...
Montana Democrat Sen. Jon Tester sparked debate with a viral video showing some of the unreadable handwritten notes added at the last minute to the Senate tax bill. Filmed on Friday evening, just after he got his copy of the 479-page bill, Tester lamented the Republicans rapid push to pass the tax bill.

GARCIA-NAVARRO: That was Senator Jon Tester, of Montana, registering his complaints on Twitter. And he's with me now in the studio. Good morning, sir. TESTER: Good morning. It's good to be with you. GARCIA-NAVARRO: Many Democratic senators like yourself objected to getting a nearly 500-page ...
WASHINGTON, D.C. - As the Senate continued debate Friday night on a Republican tax-reform, U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., released a fiery response in video gaining traction on social media. Tester held his copy of the 479-page bill that he received today, then pointed out one page with handwritten text ...
We need a bipartisan solution that prioritizes hard-working MTs, provides relief to small businesses & doesn't saddle our kids w/ more crushing debt. — Senator Jon Tester (@SenatorTester) December 1, 2017. Read more: Sen. Daines a 'yes' on tax bill. Read or Share this story: ...
The drafts that leaked to journalists included changes scrawled in looping handwriting in the margins. Democrats posted screenshots and accompanying complaints. Senator Jon Tester, Democrat of Montana, called it “Washington D.C. at its worst” in a video in which he held up a page of the bill with the ...
The marquee race, of course, is the re-election contest of U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, considered a potentially vulnerable Democrat in a state President Trump won by 20 percentage points. “It's definitely a top-10 race in the country, because it was such a close race (in 2012) and so much money was spent,” says ...
Yesterday Republicans pushed a massive tax overhaul through the U.S. House, now a similar plan will be debated in the Senate. Like the House measure, it would slash the corporate tax rate and reduce personal income tax rates for many. But Montana's Democratic Senator, Jon Tester, isn't a fan.
U.S. Senator Jon Tester introduced a bipartisan bill today to help Butte secure the resources needed to construct the long-awaited Southwest ...
The Chronicle has reported that Downing, who is hoping to unseat Sen. Jon Tester, a Democrat, was charged with seven misdemeanor ... on a combat veteran by Senator Tester's allies who are desperate to stay in power,'' ...
Sen. Jon Tester talks with fire officials at the Lolo Peak fire incident command post in August. The Montana Democrat is calling on Forest ...
WASHINGTON, DC - Sen. Jon Tester (D-MT) wanted answers from the FEMA administrator while he met with the Senate Homeland Security ...
Ridley has been selected by Senator Jon Tester to light the capitol's ... hand in an accident this summer, has been chosen by Montana Sen.
U.S. Sen. Jon Tester announced Tuesday that Ridley Brandmayr (BRAND'-may-er) of Bozeman will hit the switch Dec. 6 on the tree from the ...
With two vastly different wildfire bills in the news, I can't weight to see which one Sen. Jon Tester throws his weight behind. By Dave Skinner ...
Sen. Jon Tester, a Democrat from Montana, the state where Whitefish is ... Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., the chairman of the committee, said in his ...
... disaster assistance to help recover from a destructive tornado that touched down in June 2016, U.S. Sen. Jon Tester announced Tuesday.
U.S. Sen. Jon Tester is criticizing a plan by the National Park Service to significantly increase entrance fees at 17 popular parks, including ...
Sen. Jon Tester has a reputation for bucking his party's leadership and voting in the best interest of working Montanans. Especially when it ...
Democratic Sen. Jon Tester voted no, saying that the proposal threatens to blow a bigger hole in the federal deficit and that the resolution cuts ...
Let's replace Jon Tester. ... He hopes to win Montana's Republican Senate primary to run against U.S. Sen. ... Big Sky businessman Troy Downing, state senator and doctor Albert Olszewski, James ...
BILLINGS – Two Montana Republicans seeking to challenge incumbent Democrat U.S. Sen. Jon Tester in 2018 have chipped in large amounts ...
... chance to unseat Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., in the election. ... Fagg said if he elected Senator he will make decisions based on two questions. “I will ask does this ... State Auditor Matt Rosendale, state Sen. Al Olszewski and ...
WASHINGTON — President Trump and Senator Mitch McConnell, the .... would challenge Montana's Democratic senator, Jon Tester, in 2018.
MISSOULA - As Congress prepares to draft the next Farm Bill, to replace the one that will expire next September, U.S. Sen. Jon Tester (D-MT) ...
As Congress prepares to replace the current Farm Bill, which will expire next September, Senator Jon Tester has been traveling across the ...
Fagg joins the list of Republicans, looking to challenge incumbent Democratic Sen. ... “Jon Tester votes the Democrat party line, with liberal New York Senator Chuck Schumer, Nancy Pelosi, and socialist Bernie Sanders. ... And in the biggest disappointment of all, Jon Tester voted for gun control," he said.
It was clear months ago to Republican U.S. Sen. Steve Daines that the ... Sen. Jon Tester, a Democrat, called for a long-term energy plan.
U.S. Sen. Jon Tester said he has raised $1.2 million in the third quarter of 2017 for his re-election bid, according to documents filed with the ...
U.S. Sen. Jon Tester reported Friday that his 2018 re-election campaign raised another $1.2 million the past three months, pushing him close to ...
U.S. Sen. Jon Tester reported Friday that his 2018 re-election campaign raised another $1.2 million the past three months, pushing him close to ...
U.S. Sen. Jon Tester reported Friday that his 2018 re-election campaign raised another $1.2 million the past three months, pushing him close to ...
Another Republican has announced that he's running to unseat Democratic U.S. Sen. Jon Tester next year – and his wife is challenging Tester ...
Democratic U.S. Sen. Jon Tester said Friday building a border wall along the southern part of the country is too expensive. Tester is a member ...
... and U.S. Senator Jon Tester are teaming up to offer consumer protection ... Sen. Tester gave his assurance to Montanans that Equifax will not ...


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