Notes on Tester’s record

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Notes on Tester’s record

Dear Editor:

I thought you should know Tester’s voting record.

Immigration (Sanctuary Cities): voted to preserve federal funding to Sanctuary Cities, who harbor illegal aliens. 02/15/18

Net Neutrality: voted to block Trump’s removal of Obama’s internet regulations. 5/16/18

Waters of the United States: voted to preserve vast federal power over any plot of land which may occasionally get wet. 06/21/18

Death Tax Repeal Act: voted against repealing the federal estate tax (“death tax”). 3/26/15

Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity in Schools: voted for this Amendment that would have mandated special protections for sexual orientation and gender identity in schools. 07/15/15

Iran Nuclear Deal: voted against this resolution which disapproved of President Obama’s nuclear deal with Iran and prohibiting any measure of sanctions relief by the U.S. 09/10/15

Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act: voted against this bill containing new protections for infants born alive during abortions. It would generally prohibit abortion after 22 weeks of pregnancy. 09/22/15

Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act: voted against blocking for one year roughly 89% of all federal funds to Planned Parenthood. 12/03/2015)

A-Plus Amendment: voted against restoring local control of Federal education funds. 07/09/15.

Tester sided with Sangers, Schumer, & Feinstein – against Montana values.


Vera-Beth Johnson

Shepherd, Mont.