Jon Tester Articles


Montana Republicans: Ryan Plan 'Could Harm' Medicare

1:04 PM, Jun 22, 2012

A new ad from the Montana GOP focuses on Republican Senate candidate Denny Rehberg's record of independence from Washington and his own party, and includes a criticism of Paul Ryan's proposed Medicare reforms, which Rehberg voted against in the House.

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Rehberg Ad: Tester Voted for Obamacare

2:35 PM, May 30, 2012

Republican Senate candidate Denny Rehberg of Montana has a new television ad knocking his opponent, Democratic senator Jon Tester, for voting for Obamacare and Wall Street bailouts. Watch the ad, a sequel to Rehberg's first "Washington baloney" ad, below:

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New Rehberg Ad: Tester's Bologna

11:00 AM, May 17, 2012

Republican Senate candidate Denny Rehberg of Montana has a new television spot out taking on his opponent, first-term Democrat Jon Tester, for bringing back home "Washington bologna."

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Rehberg Ad: Tester 'Gave Obama His Way'

12:42 PM, May 09, 2012

Republican congressman Denny Rehberg of Montana has released his first television ad in his race against incumbent Democratic senator Jon Tester. The ad contrasts Tester votes in the Senate for "higher taxes," to "raise his own pay," and for "bonuses for Wall Street executives" with Rehberg's House record.

"Denny Rehberg cut taxes, opposed bailouts, voted against pay raises, because it's your money, not theirs," the voiceover says. Watch the ad below:

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Tester Ad: Dem Senator 'Cracked Down on Lobbyists'

But the Montana Democrat receives big bucks from K Street.
4:02 PM, May 07, 2012

A new ad from Montana senator Jon Tester's reelection campaign features supporters touting his record on ethics. Among the testimonials is one from former congressman Pat Williams. "He's cracked down on lobbyists, refused their trips" Williams says. Watch the ad below:

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Montana Poll: Rehberg 53, Tester 43

2:05 PM, May 04, 2012

A new poll from Rasmussen shows Republican congressman Denny Rehberg leading his Democratic opponent, Senator Jon Tester, in the race for the U.S. Senate in Montana, 53 percent to 43 percent. This is Rehberg's widest lead yet.

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Endangered Democrat: 'This Isn't About the Presidential Race'

4:54 PM, Apr 19, 2012

On MSNBC Thursday, Senator Jon Tester (D-Mont.) was asked whether President Barack Obama being at the top of the ticket in November would be a "drag" on Tester's reelection chances. Watch the video below:

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Will Senator Tester Return Campaign Donations from Company with Iran Dealings?

2:30 PM, Oct 18, 2011

Last week, Senator Jon Tester, D-Mont., forcefully condemned business that have dealings with Iran. Not surprisingly, Tester used the issue to zero in on Koch Industries. Since the Koch brothers are patrons of many conservative and libertarian causes (at least when the DSCC isn't begging Koch for money themselves), Democrats have tried to make hay out of the company's alleged shady dealings in Iran.

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Obama Misleads on Opposition to Jobs Bill

2:14 PM, Oct 12, 2011

Last night, two Democratic senators helped block a motion to debate and vote on the president's jobs bill. That hasn't stopped Barack Obama from arguing that it was Republicans in the Senate who are solely responsible for holding up his bill's movement.

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