Recent Press Releases

Date Title
4/17/20 Thune Statement on Rollout of USDA’s Coronavirus Food Assistance Program
4/16/20 Members of Congress Urge USDA to Provide Assistance to Pork Producers
4/16/20 Thune Statement on Democrats’ Willingness to Let Critical Funding for America’s Small Businesses and Workers Run Dry
4/15/20 Thune, Rounds Join Bipartisan Group of Senators in Calling on USDA to Allocate Additional Funds for Biofuel Industry During COVID-19 Crisis
4/14/20 Thune Releases Second U.S. Government Video Lesson: How a Bill Becomes a Law
4/10/20 Hoeven & Thune Outline Cares Act Assistance to Help Small Businesses, Start-ups Maintain Payroll & Overcome Pandemic Challenges
4/9/20 Thune Urges Department of Justice to Investigate Price Manipulation in the Beef Market
4/9/20 Thune Statement on Democrats’ Blockade of Coronavirus Relief Funding
4/8/20 Thune Urges USDA to Strengthen the Integrity of the Cattle Market
4/2/20 Thune Launches Special COVID-19 Resources Page on His Website
4/2/20 Thune Releases U.S. Government Video Lesson for South Dakota Students, Parents, and Teachers
4/1/20 Members of Congress Urge USDA to Provide Immediate Assistance to Cattle Producers
3/26/20 Thune Statement on Senate Passage of Bipartisan Coronavirus Relief Package
3/26/20 Delegation-Supported Provisions to Help South Dakota Farmers and Ranchers Included in Latest Coronavirus Relief Bill
3/24/20 Thune: Congress Needs to Act Quickly for American Workers, Families, and Small Businesses
3/23/20 Senators Markey and Thune Call on FCC and Justice Dept. to Combat Coronavirus Robocalls
3/23/20 Thune: Republicans Continue to Fight for American People While Democrats Prolong Process
3/22/20 Thune: Coronavirus Legislation Will Provide Relief for American Families and Workers
3/20/20 Delegation Applauds SBA Approval of Economic Injury Disaster Loan Funding for South Dakota
3/20/20 Thune, Daines, and King Applaud Administration’s Quick Action to Delay Tax Filing Deadline
3/19/20 Thune, Daines, and King Introduce Bill to Extend the Tax Filing Deadline, Provide Additional Relief to Middle-Income Americans
3/19/20 Senators Recommend Tax Policies for Phase 3 Coronavirus Response
3/19/20 Shelby, Thune, Wicker Unveil Liquidity Assistance for Distressed American Industries Within Comprehensive Coronavirus Package
3/19/20 Thune: Senate Republicans’ Top Priority is to Provide Additional Relief to American People
3/19/20 Delegation Urges SBA to Grant South Dakota’s Economic Loan Request