Headlines

Filter
The Hill: Tester pushes Biden on border security in new letter
Democratic Sen. Jon Tester (Mont.) on Thursday called on President Biden to “use all of the remaining tools,” including executive action, to strengthen border security following the commander in chief’s Thursday trip to the southern border.  “Congress and your Administration need to take action...
KRTV: Congress files a review of eased regulations on Paraguayan beef imports
In a press release issued by United State Senator Jon Tester’s Office (D-MT), in a bipartisan effort with Sen. Mike Rounds (R-S.D.), the two filed a Congressional Review Act in an effort to overturn the Biden Administrations decision to allow...
Montana Public Radio: New Missoula clinic aims to streamline veterans' disability exams
A new Missoula clinic aims to streamline the process for veterans to receive disability benefits. It’s the first of its kind in the state. A contractor with the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs will offer medical disability exams at its...
Fox: Biden admin faces bipartisan backlash for allowing beef imports from Paraguay: ‘Cutting corners’
Sens. Jon Tester, D-Mont., and Mike Rounds, R-S.D., introduced a resolution that would reverse the Biden administration’s recent action allowing beef imports from Paraguay. Late last year, the Department of Agriculture (USDA), after diplomatic engagements, finalized a rule to lift a long-standing ban...
The Western News: Tester secures more than $9.8 million for Kootenai wildfire mitigation
As a direct result of his bipartisan infrastructure law and the Inflation Reduction Act, U.S. Senator Jon Tester recently announced $9.8 million for wildfire mitigation in the Kootenai National Forest. It will include forest thinning, prescribed burns and planting on...
Daily Montanan: Tester, Rounds attempt to stop beef imports from Paraguay
U.S. Sens. Mike Rounds, R-South Dakota, and Jon Tester, D-Montana, said Tuesday that they have filed a Congressional Review Act resolution that would overturn the Biden administration’s recent decision to lift a ban on beef imports from Paraguay. Congress can use CRA resolutions to...