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04.09.21

Daines: GOP shut out on infrastructure discussion

HELENA (KPAX) - U.S. Sen. Steve Daines said this week his fellow Republicans want to support an infrastructure bill, but that President Biden's proposal goes far beyond just infrastructure - and that Democratic leaders are indicating they don't want GOP input. "What we're hearing, and so far what they're saying, is it's going to be either take this or you leave it," he said Wednesday. "So, it looks like, again, this is more of a liberal agenda wish-list from Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer, than… Continue Reading


04.03.21

Daines, Tester call for reopening of U.S.-Canada border

Both of Montana's senators have called on the Biden administration to work with Canadian officials to fully reopen the northern border, which has been closed to nonessential travel since March 2020 to prevent the coronavirus from spreading between the two countries. U.S. Sens. Steve Daines, a Republican, and Jon Tester, a Democrat, say the border can safely be reopened to boost trade, restore tourism and avoid further hurting the economy - although vaccination rates remain low in northwestern M… Continue Reading


04.02.21

Senator visits town

Sen. Steve Daines (R-Montana) stopped in Baker to visit with concerned locals behind Spiffy's Mobile 1 as part of a tour of the state to discuss the impact of the Keystone pipeline on Fallon County's economy. "You hear about so many other benefits the pipeline provides here," the senator said after his visit. For more on the senator's visit, see the next issue of the Fallon County Times, in addition to online.… Continue Reading


04.02.21

Sen. Steve Daines recounts his experience at the southern border

BISMARCK, N.D. (KFYR) - The U.S. could see a record number of undocumented migrants crossing the southern border this year. Projections show more than two million people could attempt to cross by the end of September if policies don't change. Senators who toured the U.S.-Mexico border last week said they saw the rush of undocumented migrants attempting to cross the U.S.-Mexico border firsthand. "It's like these big, flashing open for crossing signs, figuratively speaking here. And they were… Continue Reading


04.02.21

Daines helps secure funding for Havre City-County Airport

U.S. Sen. Steve Daines announced Thursday that $11,946,626 will be allocated to various airports across Montana including in Havre to strengthen air travel infrastructure. The Airport Improvement Program allocation includes $250,000 to Havre City-County Airport.… Continue Reading


04.01.21

Senator Daines says southern border is a "humanitarian crisis" after recent visit

MONTANA - Senator Steve Daines said the southern border is "out of control" and a "humanitarian crisis" after a visit to the border last week. "We visited the Donna Facility," Daines said. "It's a tent city they've constructed to hold these illegal immigrants. It's designed for 250 maximum with COVID restrictions. The day we were there, Friday morning, there were 4,200 in that facility." Daines also tied the situation at the southern border to problems with drugs and violence in Montana. "Vio… Continue Reading


03.30.21

Young, Senate colleagues propose bipartisan plan to deter a nuclear-armed Iran


03.29.21

Senate lawmakers join bid to delist Yellowstone grizzlies


03.29.21

Senator Daines Appears Live on KGVO Montana Morning News


03.29.21

Senators seek to delist grizzlies


03.29.21

3 Leading Cannabis Stocks Posted Blowout Earnings Last Week, but Their Stocks Fell Anyway


03.29.21

Biden White House Confirms $3T Infrastructure Bill Will Be In Two Parts


03.29.21

Sen. Steve Daines: Cartels Taunted Us With Language “So Vile We Don’t Want To Repeat It”


03.29.21

Sen. Daines: Tax Cuts, Not Hikes, Help US Be Globally Competitive


03.29.21

GOP Sen. Steve Daines on why he opposes Biden’s corporate tax proposal


03.28.21

‘MS-13 Gang Members in Montana:’ Sen. Daines says drug crisis at Southern border impacting Treasure State


03.28.21

MFU Praises Tester, Grassley for Introducing Spot Market Bill 50-14 Bill will discourage market manipulation by corporate meat packers


03.26.21

Sen. Daines visits southern border


03.26.21

Daines on Southern Border – a crisis that is just getting worse


03.26.21

Daines, other Senate Republicans to visit southern border amid growing emergency

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