Recent Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Senator John Thune issued the following statement upon officially assuming the Chairmanship of the Senate Republican Conference today:
“I look forward to working with my colleagues to aggressively communicate Senate Republicans’ positive vision for putting Americans back to work and growing our economy. Families across South Dakota and America continue to face great challenges as our economy struggles to climb back.

“I hope President Obama will put partisan politics aside and work with Republicans to make it easier for American businesses to create jobs and find common solutions in the areas of fundamental tax reform, regulatory reform, and energy security.”