Tester announces major Bakken field hearing

Senator’s hearing will examine wide ranging issues impacting the region

(U.S. SENATE) – Senator Jon Tester (D-Mont.), Chairman of the Senate Homeland Security subcommittee that oversees federal programs, today announced he will be holding a field hearing in the Bakken this week. The hearing will take an in-depth look at infrastructure and law enforcement needs in the rapidly growing region and examine the best ways to support local communities, businesses and families.

The Bakken: Examining Efforts to Address Law Enforcement, Infrastructure, and Economic Development Needs

Friday, September 26, 2014
9:00 am MT

Richland County Event Center
2118 W. Holly Street
Sidney, MT

To view a list of witnesses click HERE.