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Daines Visits Tech Team in Helena

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Today in Helena, Congressman Steve Daines showed interest in a little technology challenge between students, saying it shows a bright future.

Daines met with the Helena Middle School Robotics Team at Exploration Works in Downtown Helena.  He met the team as they prepare for the upcoming first ever tech challenge in Bozeman.  First Daines toured Exploration Works and discussed the museum's work to promote robotics and technology in the Helena region.  Students then joined and practiced for their upcoming competition scrimmaging against Capital High School's Robotics Team.

The Congressman said of the visit that "they do a great job here preparing our students for future jobs they are going to need here.  Jobs are going to be in science, technology, mathematics and starting to give these students confidence as well as the skills to prepare them for high school and college and future jobs that we are going to need for the future."

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