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                                                             Fort Harrison, MT 59636


                                        Legislative Chairman:  Roger A. Hagan  (406) 459-0773

National Legislative News


The American Legion launched its weekly Legislative Update e-newsletter this past June; it is distributed each Monday (except when Congress is out of session).

Each issue includes a roundup of

1. The latest legislative news on the Legion’s national website

2. Media coverage of Legion testimony and other activities on Capitol Hill.

3. Legislative news from Washington that relates to veterans, servicemembers and military families.

4. A schedule of featured congressional hearings for the week.

6. A variety of links to relevant websites and web pages.

7.  Each issue features a question submitted by a Legionnaire, and an answer provided by the Legion’s legislative director, Louis Celli.

For example, the question in this week’s issue (please see below) is “What is going on with the Legion and the IRS?”.

Please feel free to subscribe to the Legislative Update and other Legion e-newsletters at this link:


State Legislative News

Welcome to the Montana Department of the American Legion State Legislative News for the 65th Montana Legislative Session which began Monday, January 2nd, 2017. Please check this site often as you will see periodic updates of the 65th Session process as they relate to Montana Veterans and Service Members. Below are some useful links for you to use to keep current on specific legislation and contact your legislator. 

Track Legislative Bills

Send a Message to your Legislator


Congressional Liasons


Senator Jon Tester 

Liaison Merv Gunderson    

Liaison Phone: (406)388-6524

Liaison E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Senator Jon Tester Website: http://www.tester.senate.gov/  

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Senator Steve Daines 

Liaison George Blackard    

Liaison Phone: (406) 855-6781

Liaison E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Senator Steve Daines Website: http://daines.house.gov/ 


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Congressman Greg Gianforte   


Liaison Phone: (406) 

Liaison Email: 

Congressman Ryan Zinke Website: https://gianforte.house.gov/

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