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March 20, 2020  |  View More

Coronavirus Resources

Click here for more information on the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and to access resources available for patients, providers, parents, workers, employers, and more.

March 13, 2020  |  View More

Tester Introduces Bills to Guarantee COVID-19 Testing Is Free & Boost Support for Unemployed Montanans

In the face of the spread of the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19), U.S. Senator Jon Tester introduced legislation to guarantee tests to confirm infections will ...

March 4, 2020  |  View More

Tester-Led Effort for Full, Permanent Funding for Land and Water Conservation Fund Gains Traction in Senate

After years leading the push to protect our nation’s public lands and Montana’s $7.1 billion outdoor recreation economy, U.S. Senator Jon Tester today celebrated the ...

February 20, 2020  |  View More

As Lack of Affordable Housing Continues to Escalate Across Montana, Tester Works to Find Solutions at Housing Summit

As more and more Montana families struggle to find safe, affordable housing, U.S. Senator Jon Tester hosted an Affordable Housing Summit in Helena today aimed ...

December 17, 2019  |  View More

BREAKING: Senate Sends Little Shell Recognition to President’s Desk After Tester, Daines Efforts

Following more than a century of efforts by Tribal members and dedicated efforts by U.S. Senators Jon Tester and Steve Daines, federal recognition of the ...


Wednesday, March 11th

8:15 a.m.
Attended Montana Coffee

9:00 a.m.
Met with Reg Hageman of the Society of Health and Physical Educators

9:15 a.m.
Press interview

9:40 a.m.
Met with Sheryl Scheafer, President of Montana PTA

9:45 a.m.
Met with damon Borden (Spokane Valley) and Stuart Ellison (Belgrade) representing the National Association of Convenience Stores

10:00 a.m.
Attended Commerce Committee hearing

10:10 a.m.
Attended Joint Veterans Affairs Committee hearing

12:00 p.m.
Met with Commissioner Heather O'Loughlin (Helena), Kelly Lynch (Helena), and Cyndy Andrus (Bozeman) representing the National League of Cities

12:15 p.m.

Met with Roei Ganzarski, CEO of magnix USA, Inc. and Chariman of the Board for Eviation

12:20 p.m.
Senate floor session

12:30 p.m.
Attended Caucus meeting

2:00 p.m.

Met with Randy Hiebert (Butte) representing Montana Emergent Tech and the Clean Energy Business Network

2:30 p.m.
Attended Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development hearing

3:30 p.m.

Met with jim Brown (Helena), Ken McKamey, Dave McEwen, Kevin Halverson, and other representatives of the Montana Wool Growers Association

4:00 p.m.
Met with Judith Pryor, Member of the Board of Directors at the Export Import Bank of the United States

4:30 p.m.
Spoke on the phone with Scott laurer, nominee to the Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims


Tuesday, March 10th

9:00 a.m.
Met with Jason Carter, Vice President for Research at Montana State University

9:15 a.m.

Met with Michael Butz, Federal Advocacy Coordinator for the Montana Psychological Association

9:45 a.m.
Met with betsy Bach, Professor emerita at the University of Montana, representing the National Humanities Alliance; and Ed Liebow, Executive Director of the American Anthropological Associaion

10:00 a.m.

Attended Banking Committee hearing

11:00 a.m.
Met with joel Fassbinder & daughter Emerson (Bozeman), Kelly Lee (Butte), George Richards a& daughter Niah (Billings), and Brian Reed (Flathead area) representing the Montana Association of Professional Firefighters

11:30 a.m.
Met with Ann Galloway (Bozeman) of the American Association of Nurse Practicioners

11:45 a.m.

Met with Salley Young of the Montana School Nutrition Association and Tammy Wham, food service director of Ennis Schools

12:15 p.m.
Spoke over skype with Kalispell Middle School 7th Grade American History class

12:45 p.m.
Attended Caucus meeting

2:45 p.m.
Met with Deborah Talcott (Hammond) of the Kidney Cancer Coalition

3:10 p.m.
Senate floor session

3:30 p.m.
Recorded video remarks

4:00 p.m.
Attended all-member briefing on election security

5:05 p.m.
Senate floor session

5:15 p.m.
Met with Tom Zampieri, Joe McNeil, Danny Wallace, Elizabeth Holmes, Joe Bogart, Donald Overton, and Erin McConnell representing the Blinded Veterans Association


Monday, March 9th

2:45 p.m.
Met with Dr. Jamie Sherman of Montana State University, barley grower Mike O'Hara (Fort Benton, and Jesse Bussard (Bozeman) of the national Barley Improvement Committee

3:00 p.m.
Press interview

5:30 p.m.
Senate floor session


Sunday, March 8th

No official Senate events


Saturday, March 7th

No official Senate events


Friday, March 6th

No official Senate events


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Office Contact Information

Senator Tester's Montana staff serves the state from offices in Billings, Bozeman, Butte, Great Falls, Helena, Kalispell, and Missoula. Please bring your concerns with federal agencies, academy nominations, and other situations to one of these Montana offices.


Judge Jameson Federal Building
2900 4th Ave N, Suite 201
Billings, MT 59101
Phone: (406) 252-0550
Fax: (406) 252-7768


Avant Courier Building
1 E Main Street, Suite 202
Bozeman, MT 59715
Phone: (406) 586-4450
Fax: (406) 586-7647


Silver Bow Center
125 W Granite, Suite 200
Butte, MT 59701
Phone: (406) 723-3277
Fax: (406) 782-4717

Great Falls

119 1st Avenue N, Suite 102
Great Falls, MT 59401
Phone: (406) 452-9585
Fax: (406) 452-9586


Capital One Center
208 N Montana Avenue, Suite 202
Helena, MT 59601
Phone: (406) 449-5401
Fax: (406) 449-5462


8 Third Street E
Kalispell, MT 59901
Phone: (406) 257-3360
Fax: (406) 257-3974


130 W Front St.
Missoula, MT 59802
Phone: (406) 728-3003
Fax: (406) 728-2193

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