Tester talks about local effects of the American Rescue Plan
Last updated 3/26/2021 at 11:31am
Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., held a press call Thursday with Glendive Mayor Jerry Jimison, Bear Paw Development Corp. Executive Director Paul Tuss, Montana Farmers Union President Walt Schweitzer and Montana Hospital Association President Rich Rasmussen to discuss the direct impacts of the American Rescue Plan, recently signed into law by President Joe Biden.
Tester said that, over the past year, he's spoken with hundreds of Montanans in a range of professions from health care to agriculture about how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected them.
He said in order for the crisis to finally end as...