Bipartisan legislation introduced to improve livestock disaster programs
Last updated 8/25/2021 at 8:45am
Note: This was provided by the office of Sen. Jon Tester
Amid disastrous drought and a catastrophic wildfire season, U.S. Sens. Jon Tester, D-Mont., and John Hoeven, R-N.D., this month introduced their bipartisan Livestock Disaster Relief Act to ensure that ranchers receive the necessary relief to recover from future disasters.
“We are experiencing a devastating drought that has touched every corner of Montana and put a real hurt on livestock producers in our state,” said Tester. “This bipartisan bill will beef up critical livestock disaster programs, providing additional certainty...