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  1. Dems Hope Big Sky Isn't the LimitRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | National Journal

    ... . Quist also barnstormed the state over the weekend with Bernie Sanders and got some surrogate help from Sen. Jon Tester , who has won statewide twice and faces reelection again next year. Democrats started the race for a seat the party hasn't held ...

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  2. Quist's Quest: Can A Prairie Progressive Beat the Cult of Trumpism?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Monthly

    The Democratic candidate in the May 25 special election to fill the at-large Congressional district vacated by Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has been heralded as the sort of candidate that Democrats must turn to in order to regain lost ground.

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  3. Sanders: Quist will change status quo in D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KFBB

    Congressional candidate Rob Quist has gained the backing of some prominent Montanans, Governor Steve Bullock and Senator Jon Tester for instance, but he brought another big name to Missoula this morning. With approximately 2,500 people in the Adams Center, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders addressed the state of the country and Montana's foreseen role.

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  4. GOP congressional candidate running against Democrat Rob Quist in MT cinches his saddle to TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Kos

    ... But the red-leaning state is not the lockstep GOP stronghold that Utah, Wyoming, and Idaho are. Otherwise, Jon Tester would not be a twice-elected Democratic senator from Big Sky Country and Steve Bullock wouldn't be the twice-elected Democratic ...

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  5. Like most things in politics today, Montana House race is a referendum on Donald TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | Yahoo!

    ... safer to stick with Trump or run against him. And it could help Democrats in red states, like Montana Sen. Jon Tester, who is up for reelection next year, learn how to best position themselves to win back working-class and rural Americans widely ...

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  6. Senator Tester hits the campaign trail in support of Rob QuistRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2013 | KFBB

    Bernie Sanders not the only one campaigning for Quist today. Here in Great Falls Jon Tester also threw his support behind the democratic candidate.

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  7. Senators introduce lifetime lobbying ban for lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | The Hill

    ... than 51 percent of members who either retired or were defeated in 2014 have gone on to work for lobbying firms. Jon Tester Senators introduce lifetime lobbying ban for lawmakers A lifeboat for flood insurance: Roll back out-of-date government ...

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  8. Treasury Secretary: - About 100 People' Working on Tax Reform at TreasuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | Cybercast News Service

    ... I'm eligible for the business tax, which is 15 percent. And there will be qualifications around (that)." Sen. Jon Tester (D-Mont.) asked Mnuchin to assure Congress that the administration's tax plan would not add to the debt: "What I have said ...

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  9. Senator's Bill Would Punish DeVos for Screwing Over Low-Income StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | Common Dreams

    Outraged that a formatting mistake may cost disadvantaged Montana students their chance to earn a college degree, Sen. Jon Tester has come up with a creative way to force Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to reconsider: Hold her salary hostage. Last month, the U.S. Education Department rejected dozens of grant applications to the federal Upward Bound program over minor formatting problems.

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  10. A lifeboat for flood insurance: Roll back out-of-date government 'safety net'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | The Hill

    ... 'safety net' GOP rep calls for special prosecutor on Russia The Memo: Dangers ahead for Trump on Comey MORE Jon Tester A lifeboat for flood insurance: Roll back out-of-date government 'safety net' McConnell promises women can take part in healthcare ...

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  11. Treasury to call for rolling back banking regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | The Washington Post

    ... known as dynamic scoring. "I'm very suspicious of dynamic scoring, because it's been done before," Sen. Jon Tester (D., Mont.) told Mnuchin. Mnuchin told lawmakers that Treasury planned to release its own estimate of the positive economic impacts of ...

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  12. AC Self Storage Solutions CEO Files to Run Against US Sen. Tester in MontanaRead the original story

    Thursday May 18 | Inside Self-Storage

    Troy Downing, CEO of real estate investment firm AC Self Storage Solutions LLC, has filed paperwork in Montana to run for the U.S. Senate in 2018 against two-term incumbent Democrat Jon Tester. Downing, 50, filed with the Federal Election Commission on May 8 and joins state senator Al Olszewski as Republicans vying for the midterm seat, according to the source.

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  13. Democrats Are Losing Winnable Special Elections-Here's WhyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | The New York Observer

    ... Hillary Clinton nearly beat Donald Trump . Barack Obama won the second Nebraska district where Omaha is located. Jon Tester and Brian Schweitzer have won Montana races for the Democrats. Democrats once held the district in South Carolina. Only the ...

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  14. politicsA Democrat Is Within Striking Distance in MontanaYes, Montana. Ed KilgoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 18 | New York Magazine

    ... Steve Bullock won 50/46 - over Greg Gianforte, as it happens. And in 2012 both Bullock and Democratic senator Jon Tester narrowly won despite Romney's comfortable win. So Republicans are not complacent about holding Zinke's seat, as evidenced by the ...

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  15. Storage company CEO files to run against Tester in 2018Read the original story

    Wednesday May 17 | KFBB

    The head of a California-based self-storage company has filed to run against U.S. Sen. Jon Tester of Montana in 2018. Troy Downing filed his paperwork with the Federal Election Commission on May 8, but said Wednesday that he hadn't planned a public announcement until later this month.

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  16. Bipartisan bill would raise stress testing thresholds for community banksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | American Banker

    Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., and Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Kan., introduced legislation Wednesday that would raise the stress testing threshold for small and community banks to $50 billion of assets. Currently, banks with $10 billion or more in assets must run their own stress test and may also face an additional test from regulators.

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  17. Montana lawmakers offer condolence following deputy's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | KFBB

    "My thoughts and prayers are with the Broadwater County Sheriff's Office,the deputy's family and the community I stand with law enforcement and I am deeply grateful for all they do to keep Montana safe." This afternoon Senator Jon Tester issued his statement saying "With a heavy heart, Sharla and I join all Montanans today to mourn the loss of Deputy Mason Moore.

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  18. Trump's intelligence disclosure, Russia dog Treasury nomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 16 | Washington Examiner

    ... underlying circumstances of the disclosure. She again sought to dodge the question when it was repeated by Sen. Jon Tester, a Montana Democrat. "I agree that it's very important to safeguard the intelligence we receive," Mandelker eventually ...

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  19. 2017ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 14 | Daily Kos

    ... favorite Roxanne Thalman are on the ballot for the June Run-off.... Received this e-mail today from U.S. Senator Jon Tester (D. MT) in support of Rob Quist's (D. MT-AL) campaign: On Saturday, I'll be joining my friend Rob Quist on the Countdown to ...

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  20. Lawmakers reach deal on legislation to make it easier to fire VA employees - Fri, 12 May 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 12 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... tones down language in a bill that cleared the House in March on largely party lines. But while co-sponsors Sens. Jon Tester, D-Mont., and Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., the top Democrat and the Republican on the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee, agreed ...

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