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09.16.21

Daines Slams Biden for Top-Down Vaccine Mandate, Questions Constitutionality

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines today issued the following statement on President Biden's vaccine mandates. "I'm strongly opposed to mandating COVID-19 vaccines, including for federal workers and private businesses in Montana. President Biden's mandate is Washington at its worst and I have serious concerns with the constitutionality and lawfulness of this big government overreach. Top-down government mandates are simply not the way to get more people vaccinated," Daines said. #### Con… Continue Reading


09.16.21

Daines Announces Over $4 Million For Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines today announced that $4,482,537.00 will be allocated to Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport to strengthen Montana's air travel infrastructure. "I'm glad to see Bozeman Yellowstone International receive this funding so they can support good-paying jobs and continue serving the growing number of Montanans and tourists who rely on air travel to and from the state," Daines said. Daines voted for this funding in December 2020. #### Contact: Katherin… Continue Reading


09.16.21

Daines, Colleagues Demand Google Stop Silencing Pro-Life Views, Reverse Unjust Censorship

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines, founder and chair of the Senate Pro-Life Caucus, today led a group of 10 senators to demand answers from the CEO of Google, Mr. Sundar Pichai, on Google's double standard in censoring pro-life Abortion Pill Reversal (APR) advertisements while continuing to allow advertisements for deadly abortion pills. "While banning pro-life APR ads, Google continues to allow ads for purveyors of the deadly abortion pill mifepristone by mail, despite the fact this drug… Continue Reading


09.16.21

Daines Continues Fight to Prevent & End Government Shutdowns for Good

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines reintroduced legislation to put an end to government shutdowns. The "Prevent Government Shutdowns Act of 2021," would automatically fund the government for 14 days if funding has not been enacted on time, and it would require Congress to stay in town until it does its job. "It's not rocket science-Congress needs to do its job and fund the government," Daines said. "Shutdowns don't work. They waste taxpayer dollars, place undue burdens on federal employees… Continue Reading


09.15.21

Daines Statement on Biden Administration’s Decision to Review Status of the Gray Wolf Population in the West

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines released the following statement after the Biden administration announced it will begin a status review of the health of the gray wolf population to determine if it should be listed as an endangered species. This comes amid pressure from environmental activists. "Gray wolf populations are thriving thanks to the strong state-led management of the species, and Montana has safeguards in place to ensure that continues to be the case. Activist environmental gr… Continue Reading


09.15.21

Daines, Warren Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Honor 13 American Heroes Killed in Afghanistan with Congressional Gold Medals

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senators Steve Daines (R-Mont.) and Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) today introduced a bipartisan bill to award the 13 American servicemembers who lost their lives during the terrorist attacks in Kabul, Afghanistan on August 26th Congressional Gold Medals. "Thirteen brave men and women gave the last full measure to protect Americans and our Afghan allies at a critical moment in our nation's history-they are American heroes. As the U.S. concludes 20-years of combat in Afghanistan,… Continue Reading


09.14.21

Daines Applauds Removal of Portion of Libby’s Asbestos Superfund Site from the EPA’s National Priorities List

U.S. SENATE - Following the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) announcement that Operable Unit 8, a portion of the Libby Asbestos Superfund site, will be removed from the EPA's National Priorities List (NPL), U.S. Senator Steve Daines released the following statement. "It's great to see continued positive progress in the cleanup process at the Libby Asbestos Superfund site," Daines said. "I'm grateful for the work that the EPA and local partners have done over the years to create a sa… Continue Reading


09.13.21

Daines to Biden: Step Up and Exhibit U.S. Strength, Resolve on World Stage

U.S. SENATE - Following the failed withdrawal from Afghanistan that left Americans and allies behind enemy lines, U.S. Senator Steve Daines is calling on President Joe Biden to project strength abroad, reassure our allies of U.S. resolve and counter our adversaries like China who in the wake of the U.S. withdrawal are moving to diminish U.S. influence around the world. "Our closest allies feel vulnerable, and some are re-evaluating their ties with the U.S. The strongest world power for nearly a… Continue Reading


09.11.21

Daines Statement on the 20th Anniversary of the September 11th Terrorist Attacks

Daines Statement on the 20th Anniversary of the September 11th Terrorist Attacks U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines issued the following statement recognizing the 20th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks which killed 2,977 Americans. Download a video statement HERE. "Today we honor and recognize the 2,977 innocent Americans who lost their lives at the hands of evil in the horrific terrorist attacks on 9/11. We remember the survivors, the first responders, and the fam… Continue Reading


09.09.21

Daines Calls for a Thorough, Transparent Evaluation of the Democrats’ Reckless Tax and Spend Proposals

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines sent letters to the Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee and the Chairman of the Senate Banking Committee demanding full and open committee hearings to thoroughly and rigorously examine and debate the Democrats' reckless tax-and-spend proposals. Daines believes Montanans deserve a transparent and thorough process to fully vet these massive tax and spending initiatives, which could impact all Montanans from farmers and ranchers to small business owners… Continue Reading


09.09.21

Biden’s Anti-Second Amendment Nominee to Lead the ATF Pulled Following Pressure from Daines

U.S. SENATE - Following pressure from U.S. Senator Steve Daines, it has been announced that President Biden will pull his nominee to head the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), David Chipman. Daines has been adamantly opposed to Chipman's nomination since it was announced. "I've been opposed to David Chipman leading the ATF from the start. He's an anti-Second Amendment, gun-grabbing radical that should not lead the agency that regulates firearms," Daines said. "I'm gla… Continue Reading


09.03.21

Daines to Introduce Bill to Honor American Troops Killed in Afghanistan

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines today announced he will introduce a bill to award the 13 American servicemembers who lost their lives in the terrorist attacks in Kabul on August 26th Congressional Gold Medals. "The 13 brave service members we lost in Afghanistan following the withdrawal will forever be remembered as heroes. Their service and ultimate sacrifice to protect American lives, our freedoms and our homeland deserves the highest honor. Each and every one of these Americans self… Continue Reading


09.02.21

Daines Demands Answers from Biden About Americans Left Behind After Disastrous Afghanistan Withdrawal

U.S. SENATE - Following a meeting with several Montana veterans who voiced their frustrations and concerns with President Biden's disastrous withdrawal from Afghanistan, U.S. Senator Steve Daines is demanding answers from the Biden administration. Daines is calling for answers about the Americans and Afghan allies left behind and about the vetting process for individuals who are being brought to the United States. "Our immediate priority is the safety and well-being of American citizens, perman… Continue Reading


09.01.21

Daines, Stefanik Call for Passage of their Bill to Open the Northern Border

U.S. CONGRESS - U.S. Senator Steve Daines and Congresswoman Elise Stefanik are continuing their push to open the northern border, this time calling on Leader Chuck Schumer and Speaker Nancy Pelosi to take action on their bill, the "Restoring Northern Border Travel Act," which would finally reopen the U.S.-Canada border. "The closure of the northern border was implemented as a temporary measure to limit the spread of COVID-19 in March 2020, yet the restrictions have been extended 17 times withou… Continue Reading


08.31.21

Daines Calls on VA to Address Impact of Afghanistan Withdrawal on Montana Veterans’ Mental Health

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines today joined a bipartisan group of senators calling on the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to conduct outreach to Montana veterans who served in the Global War on Terrorism - especially those who served in Afghanistan - and provide them with mental health resources. Their request comes as reports find calls to veterans' suicide hotlines have increased since the fall of Afghanistan earlier this month. "We write in light of the recent events in Afghanis… Continue Reading


08.30.21

Daines Issues Statement on Conclusion of Biden’s Afghanistan Withdrawal Following Meeting with MT Veterans

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines today met with Montana veterans, including several who served in Afghanistan. As the meeting wrapped, it was announced that President Biden's failed withdrawal from Afghanistan came to an end with the last U.S. flight leaving the country. "Today, I had the honor to sit down with several Montana veterans, including many who fought in Afghanistan, to hear their thoughts on President Biden's failed withdrawal from Afghanistan-they are outraged and ashamed," … Continue Reading


08.27.21

Daines Calls on Biden Administration to Distribute Remaining COVID-19 Relief Funds to Montana Health Care Providers, Rural Communities

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines is urging the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Xavier Becerra to distribute funds remaining in the Provider Relief Fund without delay to support health care providers in Montana who continue to respond to the challenges posed by COVID-19. "We write today to ask that the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) provide an immediate update on its plans to distribute the unobligated funds remaining in the Provider Relief Fund… Continue Reading


08.27.21

Daines Urges CDC to Listen to Local Montana Leaders & Parents, Reverse Mask Mandate on School Buses

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines is urging the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to withdraw the mask mandate on school buses that infringes on the authority of Local Education Agencies (LEAs) to make their own decisions regarding the safety and health of their students. "This fall, a significant proportion of Montana students will return to their classrooms without masks. Forcing young children to wear masks on the school bus, only to arrive at school and remove them make… Continue Reading


08.26.21

Daines Statement on the Terrorist Attacks Against U.S. Troops, Afghan Allies in Afghanistan

U.S. SENATE - U.S. Senator Steve Daines issued the following statement in response to today's terrorist attacks in Afghanistan resulting in the death of several U.S. service members and the news of the Biden administration giving the names of Americans and Afghan allies to the Taliban. "My thoughts and prayers are with the families of our fallen and wounded service members-our troops are American heroes," Daines said. "This tragedy was entirely preventable. The terrorist attacks in Kabul today … Continue Reading


08.24.21

Daines Statement on House Democrats’ Passage of Plan for Trillions in Reckless Tax and Spending

U.S. SENATE -U.S. Senator Steve Daines released the following statement after the United States House of Representatives voted to pass the $4 trillion budget resolution with a commitment to vote on the $1 trillion infrastructure package next month. "We knew all along Nancy Pelosi and House Democrats would prioritize their far-Left agenda over the needs of the American people. The Democrats had always planned to force their liberal wish-list of social policies through Congress with or without the… Continue Reading

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