03.19.19

Daines Named a Leading Bipartisan, Transparent Senator

U.S. SENATE – U.S. Senator Steve Daines today was recognized by the Lugar Center as a leading bipartisan senator in the U.S. Senate. Daines was also named a finalist by the Congressional Management Foundation for top U.S. Senator in transparency, accountability, and innovation. 

“Delivering results for hardworking Montanans is what I was elected to do,"Daines said. “I will continue working with my colleagues on both sides of the aisle to get important Montana priorities signed into law."

The Lugar Center and Georgetown University’s McCourt School of Pulibc Policy recognized Daines this week in its Bipartisan Index as having one of the strongest records for working on legislation with members across the aisle. This is the second year in a row that the Lugar Center ranked Daines in the top 20 for bipartisan senators. To read more on the rankings, click HERE.

Daines was also named a finalist for top U.S. Senator in transparency, accountability and innovation by the Congressional Management Foundation in their 2019 Democracy Awards. To read more on the awards, click HERE.

Background:

Earlier this year, GovTrack named Daines the most effective and most bipartisan U.S. Senator from his 2014 elected class.   

In January, Daines introduced a number of legislative solutions to hold members of Congress accountable. To read more, click HERE.

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