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August 13, 2018 Press Release
President Trump today signed into law Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte’s measure to promote teleworking.
July 20, 2018 In The News
Fellow veterans, family and friends gathered at the Marine Corps League “Hooch” in Butte to recognize David Gertz.
July 6, 2018 Press Release
Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte seeks nominations for the Montana Congressional Veteran Commendation, a tribute to recognize outstanding Montana veterans who have honorably served both our nation and our communities.
July 3, 2018 Press Release
The day before Independence Day, Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte announced he is cosponsoring a constitutional amendment allowing Congress to ban desecration of the American flag.
June 7, 2018 Press Release
President Donald Trump signed the Montana congressional delegation's legislation to rename three Department of Veterans Affairs facilities.
June 6, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte released the following statement today after President Trump signed the VA MISSON Act into law.

“Our veterans made a commitment to serve and protect our country, and the federal government should keep its commitment to serve and protect our veterans,” said Gianforte. “I am proud to support the VA MISSION Act and its reforms that provide our veterans with more reliable, timely access to high quality care. This is a great day, and I applaud President Trump for signing these VA reforms into law.”

May 28, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte released the following video remarks on this Memorial Day to honor America’s veterans who made the ultimate sacrifice. Gianforte delivered the remarks when the U.S. House of Representatives was in session last week.

“As we mark Memorial Day, we pray for the families of the veterans whose sacrifices have secured our freedoms. And we give thanks for the blessings of life and liberty, peace and prosperity that their service has secured for all of us,” Gianforte said.

May 25, 2018 Newsletters
Memorial Day marks the first days of summer, but it is also a time to remember and honor the men and women who have made the ultimate sacrifice for the liberties, freedoms, and way of life we enjoy. I extend my heartfelt gratitude to these heroes and to their families. We owe them a debt we cannot repay as much as we may try.
May 24, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte voted today to increase military pay, improve military readiness, and increase America’s ability to confront aggression and national security threats.

The National Defense Authorization Act for fiscal year 2019 (NDAA) passed the House 351-66. The bill authorizes $717 billion in military spending, an increase of $83 billion from last year’s funding level.

May 17, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte testified yesterday before the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee on behalf of Montana veterans and health care providers. Gianforte called for reforms at the VA to ensure Montana veterans have reliable, timely access to high quality care.