Recent Press Releases

Date Title
7/13/17 Thune Introduces Bill to Add Certainty to Worker Classification Rules
7/11/17 Thune: The U.S. Must Prevent a Nuclear-Capable North Korea
7/10/17 USDA Approves Another Request to Help Drought-Stricken Livestock Producers
6/30/17 Thune Applauds Commerce Committee Passage of FAA Reauthorization Bill
6/29/17 Following Thune’s Request, USDA Will Provide Additional Livestock Assistance From CRP
6/29/17 Thune’s New Farm Bill Legislation Updates Livestock Disaster Programs and Grazing Options
6/28/17 Thune, Roberts Urge USTR to Strengthen Agricultural Trade in NAFTA Negotiations
6/27/17 Thune Statement on Trump Administration Proposal to Withdraw Obama-Era WOTUS Rule
6/27/17 Thune Urges USDA to Reverse Requirement to Destroy Useable Hay from CRP-Enrolled Land
6/26/17 Thune Statement on CBO’s Report on the Senate Health Care Discussion Draft
6/23/17 Thune Introduces FAA Reauthorization Bill That Would Help Rural America
6/23/17 Thune Statement on USDA Decision to Release CRP Acres to Grazing in Hardest-Hit Counties in Wake of Severe Drought
6/23/17 Thune Statement on Signing of the VA Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act
6/22/17 Thune Statement on the Senate Health Care Discussion Draft
6/22/17 Thune Statement on Drought Assistance Triggered for South Dakota Counties
6/21/17 Thune: Without Action, Obamacare’s Problems Will Continue
6/20/17 Thune Statement on House Passage of Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act
6/15/17 Thune: It’s Time to Move Forward With Self-Driving Vehicle Legislation
6/15/17 Thune, Rounds Urge USDA to Provide Timely Drought Assistance, Open CRP Acres for Haying and Grazing
6/15/17 Thune Applauds Passage of Additional Iran, Russia Sanctions
6/13/17 Thune, Casey Introduce Bill to Encourage Year-Round Charitable Giving
6/13/17 Thune Discusses IHS Accountability Bill at Indian Affairs Committee Hearing
6/12/17 Thune Statement on Announcement That China Will Accept U.S. Beef Imports
6/9/17 Thune Hosts FCC Chairman Pai in Rapid City
6/7/17 Thune: Obamacare’s Premium Increases Are Not Sustainable for South Dakotans