LATEST SENATOR TESTER
(Bozeman, Mont.)—U.S. Senator Jon Tester today broadcast live via Facebook from Community Health Partners in Bozeman to talk about the recent budget agreement that provides two years’ worth of funding for community health centers. Tester interviewed Executive Director Lander Cooney about how important federal funding is for these clinics across Montana, which provide primary health care for more than 100,000 patients.
“This morning at about 1:30 am we passed a bill that will fund community health centers in Montana,” said Tester as he kicked off his broadcast. “I have been harping on the Senate floor now for several months that these folks needed some predictability, and last night we finally got some predictability.”
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