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Web Extra: Tester on public lands, energy and veterans

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Posted at 9:01 PM, Jun 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-25 23:01:28-04

U.S. Sen. Jon Tester discussed some of the issues he's working on in Washington, D.C., with the KTVQ editorial board this week.

In this web extra, Tester discussed the Great American Outdoor Act, energy development, and veterans' affairs.

On the Great American Outdoors Act:

"This will continue to allow more employment, more economy and better quality of life... It's about improving the quality of life."

Tester talks Great American Outdoors Act

On Veterans Affairs:

"I think the VA did a good job dealing with COVID-19. In fact I think they did a really good job."

Tester talks veterans affairs

On energy development:

"Congress needs to continue to put a priority on research and development of new energy sources that are climate change friendly."

Tester talks energy development

Click here to hear Tester's thoughts on key issues of the including, including the coronavirus pandemic and police reform, and watch the full interview. Click here to see a few lighter moments from the interview.