LATEST SENATOR TESTER
(U.S. Senate) - U.S. Senator Jon Tester's bipartisan bill to recruit, train, and equip firefighters in Montana is headed to President Trump's desk to become law.
Tester's Fire Grants Reauthorization Act-co-sponsored by Senator John McCain (R-Ariz.)-will be the eleventh bill Tester has sent to the President's desk this year
The bill reauthorizes two critical grant initiatives that have helped dozens of Montana fire departments and are currently set to expire on January 2, 2018.
"These resources have made a great impact on fire departments across Montana," Tester said. "Reauthorizing them will ensure our firefighters have the training, equipment, and resources they need when emergency strikes. I'm proud to partner with Senator McCain to get this bill across the finish line."
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