Tester, Daines, Gianforte Announce James Baggett’s Offer of Appointment from U.S. Air Force Academy

Montana Delegation Applauds Baggett's Achievements

U.S. SENATE -U.S. Senators Jon Tester and Steve Daines and Congressman Greg Gianforte today announced academy nominee James Baggett’s offer of appointment at the U.S. Air Force Academy. James lives in Hamilton, Montana.

“James is an accomplished student, trumpet soloist, and athlete,” said Tester. “He was awarded the prestigious U.S. Air Force Falcon Scholarship and I have no doubt that he’ll make Montana proud at the Air Force Academy. Hopefully we can perform taps together some day.”

“From working on the Montana Conservation Corp Expedition Team, serving on student leadership, and taking an active role in extracurricular activities, James has proven he can excel in many areas,” said Daines. “I know he would make Montana proud at the U.S. Air Force Academy.”

“Congratulations to Jimmy on his offer of appointment to the Air Force Academy. An outstanding, hard-working student, Jimmy will make Montana proud with his service to our nation. I look forward to watching Jimmy’s success continue to grow,” Gianforte said.