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February 25, 2020 In The News

Two years after its expansion, the Good Neighbor Authority has helped agencies pool resources to improve forest health across Montana, a team of state and federal officials told Rep. Greg Gianforte on Tuesday.

February 24, 2020 In The News

Like so many former military guys and gals in Butte, Neil “Pooch” Neary, Thomas Goyette and Roger Knoell didn’t stop serving their country when their active duty ended.

On Monday, the three veterans were honored not only for their time in the service, but for their service to the American Legion and other causes and organizations back home.

February 22, 2020 In The News

Rep. Greg Gianforte was in Great Falls recently to attend an event sponsored by the Coalition for Medicare Choices that included a group discussion about Medicare Advantage, a senior fitness demonstration and a facility tour.

Thursday’s discussion at Access Fitness with the Montana Republican focused on the preventative benefits of the Medicare Advantage program, organizers said.

February 22, 2020 In The News

Two military veterans were honored on Friday in separate ceremonies - one in Great Falls and the other in Conrad.

This is all part of the Montana Congressional Veteran Commendation, recognizing outstanding Montana veterans who have honorably served both country and community.

February 21, 2020 In The News

On Friday, a Great Falls doctor and U.S. Army combat veteran, Justin Madill, was honored for his service to both the nation and his community.

Madill, 44, is one of 27 Montana veterans selected in 2019 to receive the Montana Congressional Veteran Commendation. The award ceremony took place before a small audience at the American Legion Hall, Post 1087 in Great Falls.

February 18, 2020 In The News

Two Veterans Affairs clinics will now bear the names of World War II veterans, Benjamin Steele and Dr. Joseph Medicine Crow.

The renaming came after legislation authored by U.S. Senator Steve Daines, U.S. Senator Jon Tester, and Congressman Greg Gianforte.

February 7, 2020 In The News

The U.S. Department of Treasury has agreed to settle a Montana county’s debt for the cleanup of a 2011 oil spill. Montana’s Congressional delegation announced the settlement Friday following their bipartisan pressure on the federal department.

February 7, 2020 In The News

After hectoring Powell County for years about an outsized bill for cleaning up a small part of the pollution-riddled Milwaukee Roundhouse site, including hiring a collection agency to try to pry $4 million out of the cash-strapped county, the federal government has agreed to settle for $200,000, Montana’s congressional delegation jointly announced Friday.

February 6, 2020 In The News

Congress is considering raising the profile of the Office for the Advancement of Telehealth (OAT).

A bill recently submitted by US Reps. Greg Gianforte (R-MT) and Anna Eshoo (D-CA) aims to take the office out of the purview of the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) and put it under direct supervision of the Office of the Health and Human Services Secretary.