Steve Daines

FILE - In this April 2, 2020 file photo, a United States Postal  Service worker makes a delivery with gloves and a mask in Warren, Mich. A group of states suing over service cuts at the U.S. Postal Service is asking a federal judge to immediately undo some of them, saying the integrity of the upcoming election is at stake.(AP Photo/Paul Sancya,File)

Congress reintroduces USPS reform bill to eliminate pre-funding mandate

The USPS Fairness Act, introduced by Sens. Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii) and Steve Daines (R-Mont.), would eliminate the Postal Service’s 2006 obligation to…

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USDAJob Corps Civilian Conservation Centers, Forest Service, USDA

USDA reverses plan to close Job Corps centers ‘for the time being’

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Arizona National Guard soldiers line up as they get ready for a visit from Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey prior their deployment to the Mexico border at the Papago Park Military Reservation Monday, April 9, 2018, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

Bipartisan bill addresses National Guard promotion delay issue

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FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2015 file photo, Sen. Roy Blunt, R-Mo. speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington. It's tough enough for the political veteran seeking re-election against up-and-coming Democrat Jason Kander, Missouri’s secretary of state who is showing surprising strength in the polls and in raising money. The string of recent controversies involving Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, who Blunt has endorsed, doesn’t help. (AP Photo/Molly Riley, File)

Military families at heart of Senate bills aimed at improving DoD readiness

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