Tester talks about budget, deficit
Montana's U. S. Sen. Jon Tester said Thursday he is back in Washington with a long agenda ahead after spending the August recess meeting with people and groups in Montana, and even completing his harvest at his farm near Big Sandy.
"It was a great month, " Tester said, adding that at every meeting he attended he heard good ideas from Montanans which he will take back to Washington to try to get into federal policy.
He said his biggest priority is finding jobs for Americans. Members of Congress need to focus on that, Tester said.
"Not to draw lines in the sand. … Like you, I am frustrat...