Recent Press Releases

Date Title
11/21/11 Democrats Unwilling to Make Tough Decisions on Spending Reductions
11/9/11 Thune Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Cut Red Tape, Increase Access to Capital for Job Creators
11/4/11 Begich, Thune Lead Bipartisan Letter to Administration Criticizing Fannie, Freddie Bonuses
10/26/11 HHS Admits Nearly $5 Million Spent on Implementation of CLASS Act Prior to Abandoning Program
10/14/11 HHS Finally Admits ‘Totally Unsustainable’ CLASS Act Cannot be Implemented
10/12/11 Thune Introduces “Buffett Rule Act” to Make Voluntary Taxation Easier
10/12/11 Thune to Participate in Senate Hearing on Missouri River Flooding
10/11/11 Thune Introduces Bill to Require Binding Joint Budget
10/6/11 Thune Moves to Block NLRB Mandate on Job Creators
9/27/11 SENATORS URGE IMPROVEMENTS TO INDIAN HEALTH SERVICE
9/26/11 Delegation Invites South Dakotans to Apply to U.S. Service Academies
9/23/11 Thune Participates in Tribal Law and Order Act Hearing
9/22/11 Thune Praises Bipartisan Rejection of CLASS Act
9/21/11 Thune, Begich Lead Group Calling for EPA Restraint on New Fuel Regulation
9/20/11 Thune Statement on Alexander’s Announcement to Step Down as Conference Chair
9/15/11 Chairwoman Stabenow, Senator Thune Introduce Bipartisan Agriculture Research Bill to Spur Innovation, Strengthen American Agriculture
9/15/11 Congressional Working Group Releases Investigative Report on Unsustainable CLASS Act
9/9/11 Thune Sends Letter to President Calling for Moratorium on Job-Destroying EPA Regulations
9/8/11 Thune, Congressional Western Caucus Release Jobs Report
8/10/11 Thune Attends Sioux Empire Fair’s Ag Appreciation Day Lunch
8/3/11 Senate Passes Bill to Reduce Largest Environmental Paperwork Burden
8/2/11 Thune Statement on Debt Ceiling Agreement
8/1/11 Thune Leads Bipartisan Letter Opposing Proposed DOT Farm Equipment, Hauling Rules
7/14/11 Shelby, Thune Question Obamacare Branding Campaign
7/8/11 Thune: Raising Taxes will Weaken the Economy