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06.23.22

Daines Statement on SCOTUS Decision to Defend Second Amendment Rights

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines today issued the following statement after the Supreme Court announced its decision in New York State Rifle & Pistol Association v. Bruen to uphold Americans' right to keep and bear arms without having to prove a specific need to exercise their constitutional right. "The United States Supreme Court's decision today reaffirms what we already knew: the right to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed. This decision puts an end to government intrusion … Continue Reading


06.22.22

Three Major Daines Bills Pass Out of Senate Finance Committee

U.S. SENATE - Today three bipartisan bills sponsored by U.S. Senator Steve Daines passed out of the Senate Finance Committee. Click HERE to listen to Daines' opening remarks. "Putting First Responders First Act" Daines' bipartisan "Putting First Responders First Act" would change the current tax code to ensure first responders never again have to pay taxes on injury-related compensation when hurt in the line of duty. "Montana's first responders sacrifice every day to protect our familie… Continue Reading


06.22.22

Two Bipartisan Cattle Market Transparency Bills Voted out of Committee, Head to Senate Floor

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines today is calling for Senate passage of two bipartisan bills he cosponsored to help bring fairness to the cattle markets and support Montana ag. The bipartisan "Cattle Price Discovery and Transparency Act" and "Meat and Poultry Special Investigator Act" were passed out of the Senate Agriculture Committee today and will head to the Senate floor. "It's past time we put an end to the manipulation and price gouging within the cattle markets. Restoring competi… Continue Reading


06.22.22

Daines, Colleagues Combat Anti-Second Amendment Woke Corporations

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines led a group of his colleagues today in introducing the "Firearm Industry Non-Discrimination Act" to stop the federal government from entering into contracts with entities that promote anti-Second Amendment policies. "The federal government should not be in business with woke corporations that want to hinder Americans' constitutional right to keep and bear arms. Sending hard-earned taxpayer dollars to businesses that are anti-Second Amendment is unaccept… Continue Reading


06.21.22

Daines Staff to Hold Mobile Office Hours in Areas Impacted by Flooding

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines staff will hold mobile office hours in the following areas impacted by the flooding. Stillwater County: Lower floor of the West Annex at 431 Quarry Road, Columbus, MT Wednesday, June 22 from 10:00am-1:00pm MDT Wednesday, June 29 from 10:00am-1:00pm MDT Carbon County: Carbon County Commissioner Office at 17 West 11th St, Red Lodge, MT Thursday, June 23 from 1:00pm - 4:00pm MDT Thursday, June 30 from 1:00pm - 4:00pm MD… Continue Reading


06.17.22

Daines Slams TikTok CEO for Enabling Spread of Pro-War Propaganda to Russian Public

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines and a group of his colleagues today demanded answers from the CEO of TikTok on their disinformation practices in Russia. Specifically, the Senator and his colleagues want answers on why TikTok is bending to pressure from the Kremlin and limiting users from Russia from seeing any content other than Russian state-approved media, creating an information blackout. "Recent reports indicate TikTok… has allowed Russian state media to flood the platform w… Continue Reading


06.16.22

Daines Supports Historic Veterans’ Health Bill

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines today issued the following statement on the bipartisan "Honoring Our PACT Act" that would provide care and support to Montana veterans suffering from toxic exposure and other related health conditions. "Montana veterans served our nation with honor, and it is our duty to ensure they have the care and services they need when they return home. The 'Honoring Our PACT Act' will ensure that the men and women who have suffered from toxic exposure while bravely… Continue Reading


06.15.22

Daines, Tester, Rosedale Urge Presidential Disaster Declaration in Response to Historic Flooding

U.S. Senators Steve Daines and Jon Tester and Congressman Matt Rosendale today sent a letter to President Biden urging him to approve the State of Montana's request for a major disaster declaration as a result of severe weather and substantial rainfall."We write today in support of the State of Montana's major disaster declaration request as a result of severe weather and substantial rainfall throughout much of the state that began on June 10, 2022," the Montana delegation wrote. "…The im… Continue Reading


06.15.22

Daines Announces Framework for Support for Families, Pregnant Moms

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines (R-MT) today announced the Family Security Act 2.0 which will help support Montana families. The pro-family, pro-life, and pro-marriage plan would modernize antiquated federal policies into a fully paid-for cash benefit for working families starting during pregnancy, amounting to $350 a month for each young child and $250 a month for each school-aged child. "Families are the building blocks of our communities-we must ensure parents and children are recei… Continue Reading


06.14.22

Senate Democrats Block Daines’ Bill to Relieve Gas Price Hikes

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines slammed Senate Democrats for blocking passage of his bill, the "Gas Prices Relief Act," which would prevent the Biden administration from further stifling American energy production and increasing gas prices on hardworking Montanans. Click HERE to watch and download. "The pain at the pump Montana families are feeling today is because of President Biden and the Democrats' anti-American energy policies… I'm urging my colleagues across the aisle to t… Continue Reading


06.14.22

Daines’ Statement on Greg Gianforte’s Statewide Disaster Declaration

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines issued the following statement after Governor Greg Gianforte declared a statewide disaster due to severe flooding. "I fully support Governor Gianforte's statewide disaster declaration to help impacted communities get back on their feet as quickly as possible, and I stand ready to facilitate recovery efforts at the federal level," Daines said. ### Contact: Blake Kernen, Rachel Dumke… Continue Reading


06.14.22

Daines Calls for Passage of Constitutional Amendment to Protect American Flag in Honor of Flag Day

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines today is calling for passage of his constitutional amendment to prohibit the burning of the American flag in honor of Flag Day. "For nearly 250 years, the American flag has served as a distinguished symbol of freedom. Wherever it flies, the flag represents liberty, democracy, human rights, and the rule of law. It is incumbent on us, as Americans, to always honor and respect our flag. Congress needs to pass my effort to protect the American flag and all th… Continue Reading


06.13.22

Daines Urges Post Office to Continue Service in Coram, MT

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines is urging the United States Postal Service to continue service in Coram, Montana. In a letter to the USPS, Daines emphasized the critical work the USPS does to keep Montana communities like Coram connected, and stressed the importance of acting quickly to review a bid from the community. Daines wrote, "Coram is a busy gateway to Glacier National Park and in an effort to avoid any disruption in service, I urge you to promptly review and provide all due c… Continue Reading


06.13.22

Daines, Colleagues Slam Biden’s Executive Order Undermining Critical Forest Management

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines, Chairman of the Senate Western Caucus, today led a group of his Senate Republican colleagues in pressing the Biden administration on the implications of Biden's Executive Order titled "Strengthening the Nation's Forests, Communities, and Local Economies", which diverts resources from actual conservation work and sets the stage for further restrictions and prohibitions on public lands. "On April 22, 2022 President Biden issued an Executive Order entitled… Continue Reading


06.13.22

Daines Slams Big Bank Over Woke Suspension of Employee

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines is challenging HSBC's decision to suspend a high ranking executive over comments made about the purported financial risks posed by climate change. In a letter to the bank's CEO Noel Quinn, Daines expressed concern the suspension was deeply misguided and possibly a breach of United States law. "Based on the company's prior approval of Mr. Kirk's remarks, it appears to many that Mr. Kirk's suspension was in response to pressure on HSBC from outside partie… Continue Reading


06.13.22

Daines Statement on Democrat Efforts to Breach Dams

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines rejected the draft report commissioned by Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) and Governor Jay Inslee to study the impact of breaching four hydroelectric dams on the lower Snake River, dams that are critical to supplying Northwestern Montana with clean, renewable energy. Daines said:"We shouldn't be breaching dams, we should be increasing clean and reliable baseload hydropower. When a multi-year, comprehensive and science-based federal study concluded unequivoca… Continue Reading


06.10.22

Daines Introduces Bill to Protect Montana Communities Amidst Biden’s Southern Border Crisis

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines introduced a bill to protect Montana communities from President Biden's southern border crisis. "Montana is a northern border state with a southern border crisis, and our communities are feeling the effects of President Biden's open-border policies. We must put an end to 'catch-and-release' policies that put Montana families and communities in danger," Daines said. The "Keep Our Communities Safe Act" would close the legal loophole that requires immigra… Continue Reading


06.10.22

Daines Seeks Solutions to Help Address Montana’s High Housing Prices

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines is pressing the Biden administration to pursue solutions that will help bring down Montana's historically high housing prices. Daines urged a modernization of the appraisal process through the use of automated valuation models (AVMs) and other modern technologies, which will make getting an appraisal of a Montana home faster and more accessible. "Montanans are struggling to deal with historically high housing prices and a 35 percent drop in the supply o… Continue Reading


06.09.22

Daines Introduces Bill to Allow Unspent COVID Money to be Used to Better Secure Schools

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines introduced a bill that would allow unspent COVID-19 funds to be used to increase security measures in schools including installing locks, panic buttons, individual room security systems, video surveillance, and hiring and paying the salaries of armed school resource officers. "We must secure our schools to help keep Montana students safe, and we should do so by using unspent COVID relief funds designated for schools to get it done," Daines said. Quotes o… Continue Reading


06.06.22

Daines Announces Over $53 Million to Support Outdoor Recreation & Conservation of Montana National Forests

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines today announced $53,639,674 will be allocated to support outdoor recreation and conservation on Montana national forests. These resources are provided through Daines' bipartisan "Great American Outdoors Act" (GAOA). "The 'Great American Outdoors Act' was one of the greatest conservation victories in the past 50 years. I'm glad to see Montana national forests and public lands across the country receive important resources to support outdoor recreation and … Continue Reading

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