Tester celebrates passage of Cmdr. John Scott Hannon veterans bill
Discusses BLM chief, Amtrak
Last updated 10/23/2020 at 1:29pm
U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., held a press call Thursday where he provided updates on his efforts in combating COVID-19 in Montana, the second CARES Act package, his recent bipartisan landmark veterans’ mental health bill, Amtrak and more.
“Late last week, I had a groundbreaking piece of legislation pass called the Commander John Scott Hannon Veterans Mental Health Care and Improvement Act,” Tester said. “It is a bill named after a Montana veteran. It will bolster Veterans Affairs’ ability to help heal invisible wounds of war and it’ll do it multiple ways and increasing acces...