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Tester Announces More Than $81,000 in Adaptive Sports Grants for Disabled Veterans in Montana
Senator helped secure funding for Whitefish organization connecting disabled veterans with outdoor adaptive recreational opportunities U.S. Senator Jon Tester today announced $81,500 has been awarded to Disabled Recreation Environmental Access Movement (DREAM) Adaptive Recreation, Inc., an organization in Whitefish that...
Tester Takes to the Senate Floor to Push for Confirmation of Defense Department Nominees
Senator stresses importance of confirming defense nominees for national security In his continued effort to protect American national security and support American troops defending democracy across the globe, U.S. Senator Jon Tester recently took to the Senate floor to push...
VA Establishes Vet Center Scholarship Program Following Tester Efforts
Tester secured new VA scholarship program as part of his landmark Hannon Act to assist aspiring VA mental health professionals; Montana is home to five Vet Centers located in Billings, Great Falls, Kalispell, Missoula, and Helena Following Senator Jon Tester’s efforts, the...
Tester Leads Bipartisan Effort to Protect Law Enforcement from Fentanyl Exposure
Senator’s PREVENT Act to equip and train Customs and Border Protection agents with adequate safety tools Continuing his push to strengthen border security and crack down on fentanyl trafficking, U.S. Senator Jon Tester this week introduced his bipartisan Prevent Exposure to Narcotics and...
Tester, Collins’ Bipartisan Bill to Support First Responders Passes Senate, Headed to President’s Desk
Bipartisan First Responders Fair RETIRE Act will support federal fire fighters, law enforcement officers, first responders injured in the line of duty After an aggressive push from U.S. Senators Jon Tester (D-Mont.) and Susan Collins (R-Maine), their bipartisan First Responders Fair Return for...
Tester Backs Bipartisan Effort to Protect Montana Veterans Filing Benefits Claims
Chairman introduced bipartisan bill to reinstate criminal penalties for predatory, unaccredited veterans’ claims representatives ripping off veterans Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee Chairman Jon Tester recently introduced bipartisan legislation to hold unaccredited entities targeting Montana veterans and survivors accountable for predatory practices. The Senator’s Governing Unaccredited Representatives...

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