Tester addresses VFW on VA scandal

Great Falls Tribune

by Briana Wipf

Democratic Sen. Jon Tester on Saturday spoke to the state convention of Veterans of Foreign Wars in Great Falls about the wait-times crisis in the Veterans Administration and how to rectify it.

Tester also kicked off a listening tour Saturday morning in Anaconda, in which he heard from local veterans about the health care they receive at the VA.

“The best ideas I get are from folks on the ground,” Tester said, following his VFW address Saturday afternoon at the Heritage Inn.

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