Trump gets welcome ads from Montana senator he is opposing

  • People on opposing sides of issues talk, among thousands of people lined up hours before President Donald Trump was scheduled to speak in Great Falls, Mont., on Thursday, July 5, 2018. Trump is holding a rally to campaign for U.S. Sen. Jon Tester’s Republican challenger, State Auditor Matt Rosendale. (AP Photo/Matt Volz)

HELENA, Mont. — U.S. Sen. Jon Tester gave President Donald Trump a tongue-in-cheek welcome to Montana on Thursday by taking out a full-page ad in more than a dozen newspapers thanking him for signing 16 bills the Democrat sponsored or co-sponsored.