Senator Jon Tester

Senators Urge Postmaster To Rethink Plan [AUDIO]
Senators Max Baucus and Jon Tester are hammering home the importance of the U.S. Postal Service’s mail processing centers for Montanans who depend upon the reliable delivery of necessary goods and services. Both Senators have written letters to Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe toda…
Tax Credit For Hiring Veterans To Become Law
The tax credit for businesses to hire veterans cleared final passage in the House of Representatives. After passing the Senate last week, the measure is now headed to the President’s desk to be signed into law.
At 20.1 %, Montana currently has the 4th highest unemployment rate among I…
Fannie and Freddie, Will Bonuses Be Returned?
Congressman Denny Rehberg and Senator Jon Tester co-sponsored a measure to prevent taxpayer funded bonuses for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. The government sponsored enterprises recently approved nearly $13 million in compensation for their top executives after taking $141 billion in taxpayer-funded b…
Tester’s Veterans’ Jobs Bill Passes Senate [AUDIO]
Senator Jon Tester’s veterans’ jobs bill passed the Senate today (11-10-11). Tester’s bill will create job opportunities for veterans by: streamlining the transition from military service to civilian work, expanding training opportunities, and providing tax incentives for compan…