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Washington, D.C. – Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte will hold a telephone town hall to discuss tax reform, forest management reform, and other issues important to Montanans. The event will held Wednesday, November 15 beginning at 6:00 p.m. MST.
Washington, D.C. – Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte took to the House floor today to mark the 128th anniversary of Montana’s statehood, which was granted on this day in 1889.
“From our snow-capped mountains to our nearly endless prairies, Montana is an awe-inspiring place of tremendous beauty. We call it Big Sky Country, the Treasure State, the Last Best Place. And we call it home,” Gianforte said.
Washington, D.C. – Today, the Committee on Ways and Means released legislation to overhaul the nation’s tax code for the first time in 31 years. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act lets hard-working Montanans keep more of what they earn. Under the measure, a typical middle-income family of four receives a tax cut of $1,182.
Washington, D.C. – Today the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform passed H.R. 4171, a bipartisan measure that extends a pilot program promoting telework in federal agencies. Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte introduced H.R. 4171, and Virginia Congressman Gerry Connolly is a cosponsor of the bill.
Washington, D.C. – Today, Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte helped secure passage of legislation that provides for comprehensive forest management reform. The bill addresses the growing economic and environmental threats of catastrophic wildfire.
Bozeman, Mont. – Today, Congressmen Greg Gianforte of Montana and Bruce Westerman of Arkansas, strong advocates for forest management reform, met with Montanans who have been impacted by severe wildfires and a lack of meaningful forest management.
Bozeman, Mont. – Congressman Greg Gianforte released the following statement following passage of several bills this week to clean up Washington:
“Washington is broken and needs to be fixed,” Gianforte said. “The House this week took action to bring greater accountability and transparency to the federal government.”
Washington, D.C. – Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte this week voted to approve stronger sanctions against an Iranian regime that continues to sponsor terrorism and enlarge its intercontinental nuclear weapons programs in violation of the latest U.S. agreement.
Washington, D.C. – Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte released the following statement following House passage of the Senate-passed fiscal year 2018 budget resolution, paving the way for tax reform:
Washington, D.C. – Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte today announced the creation of the Montana Congressional Veteran Commendation.
“Montanans have a long history of serving our great state and country in uniform. That’s why I’ve started a program to recognize Montanans who have served our country proudly, returned to Montana, and served in our communities,” Gianforte said.