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Congressman Jon Tester from Montana

Profile for Senator Jon Tester from Montana

Congressman Jon  Tester
Democrat
Montana
202-224-2644

Next Election: 2024

Missed 0 Votes

Absent for 0% of Votes

Votes with Party 100%

Seniority: 13

Latest Votes:

Oct 17 2019

Voted Yes On Overriding the Veto on SJRes54

A joint resolution relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019.

Oct 17 2019

Voted Yes On the Joint Resolution on SJRes53

A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to "Repeal of the ...

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Latest Announcements:

Oct 17 2019 - 5:47 PM

Tester on Senate's Failure to Override Trump Emergency Declaration that Raids Billions from Military to Pay for Border Wall [press_release]

Oct 17 2019 - 3:25 PM

Tester, Bennet, Gardner Bill Bans Members of Congress from Becoming Lobbyists [press_release]

Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $18,686,615
Individual $15,034,106
PAC & SuperPac $2,417,939
Disbursements: $19,757,020
Individual Refunds $214,398
Committee Refunds $1,500
Debts owed $0
Cash on Hand $480,574

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Bills Sponsored:

Oct 15 2019

s2599

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Department of Agriculture Reorganization Act of 1994 to provide assistance to manage farmer and rancher stress and for the mental health of individuals in rural areas, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. - Oct 15 2019

Jul 9 2019

s2061

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

2 cosponsors

A bill to amend the United States Housing Act of 1937 and title 38, United States Code, to expand eligibility for the HUD-VASH program, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit annual reports to the Committees on Veterans' Affairs of the Senate and House of Representatives regarding homeless veterans, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. - Jul 9 2019

Jun 13 2019

sres250

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

0 cosponsors

A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Department of the Interior has broken a commitment to the Blackfeet Tribe to defend the cancellation of all leases in the Badger-Two Medicine area and urging the Department of the Interior to work closely with the Blackfeet Tribe to defend the Badger-Two Medicine area from oil and gas development.

Referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. (text: CR S3483) - Jun 13 2019

Jun 10 2019

s1765

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

0 cosponsors

A bill to sustain economic development and recreational use of National Forest System land in the State of Montana, to add certain land to the National Wilderness Preservation System, to designate new areas for recreation, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. - Jun 10 2019

Jun 5 2019

s1736

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

8 cosponsors

A bill to prohibit the transfer of operations and closure of Forest Service Job Corps Civilian Conservation Centers.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. - Jun 5 2019

May 23 2019

s1680

Senate Armed Services Committee

2 cosponsors

A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to enhance recordkeeping with respect to exposure by members of the Armed Forces to certain occupational and environmental hazards while deployed overseas, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Armed Services. - May 23 2019

May 20 2019

s1549

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

0 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to ensure that employees on leave under the Act maintain health coverage during an employer lockout.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. - May 20 2019

May 20 2019

s1548

Senate Finance Committee

0 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the rate of tax on corporations participating in labor lockouts and to prohibit deductions and credits for wages and benefits paid to temporary workers during labor knockouts.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. - May 20 2019

May 8 2019

s1362

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to make demonstration grants to eligible local educational agencies or consortia of eligible local educational agencies for the purpose of increasing the numbers of school nurses in public elementary schools and secondary schools.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. - May 8 2019

Apr 30 2019

s1240

Senate Finance Committee

0 cosponsors

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count resident time spent in a critical access hospital as resident time spent in a nonprovider setting for purposes of making Medicare direct and indirect graduate medical education payments.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. - Apr 30 2019

Apr 11 2019

s1161

Senate Indian Affairs Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to support the education of Indian children.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs. - Apr 11 2019

Apr 10 2019

s1124

Senate Finance Committee

0 cosponsors

A bill to require the establishment of a working group to evaluate the food safety threat posed by beef and poultry imported from Brazil, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. - Apr 10 2019

Apr 1 2019

s970

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

2 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the participation of physical therapists in the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. - Apr 1 2019

Mar 26 2019

s885

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to expand access to school-wide arts and music programs, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. - Mar 26 2019

Mar 11 2019

s736

Senate Judiciary Committee

0 cosponsors

A bill proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to clarify the authority of Congress and the States to regulate corporations, limited liability companies, and other corporate entities established by the laws of any State, the United States, or any foreign state.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on the Judiciary. - Mar 11 2019

Mar 11 2019

s735

Senate Finance Committee

4 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require that return information from tax-exempt organizations be made available in a searchable format and to provide the disclosure of the identity of contributors to certain tax-exempt organizations.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. - Mar 11 2019

Mar 6 2019

s689

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

5 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Animal Health Protection Act to support State and Tribal efforts to develop and implement management strategies to address chronic wasting disease among deer, elk, and moose populations, to support research regarding the causes of chronic wasting disease and methods to control the further spread of the disease, and for other purposes.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry. - Mar 6 2019

Mar 4 2019

sres92

13 cosponsors

A resolution designating the first week of April 2019 as "National Asbestos Awareness Week".

Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S1634; text: CR S1622) - Mar 4 2019

Feb 26 2019

s559

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

8 cosponsors

A bill to amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to provide leave because of the death of a son or daughter.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. - Feb 26 2019

Feb 14 2019

s531

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

1 cosponsors

A bill to permit disabled law enforcement officers, customs and border protection officers, firefighters, air traffic controllers, nuclear materials couriers, members of the Capitol Police, members of the Supreme Court Police, employees of the Central Intelligence Agency performing intelligence activities abroad or having specialized security requirements, and diplomatic security special agents of the Department of State to receive retirement benefits in the same manner as if they had not been disabled.

Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. - Feb 14 2019