Recent Press Releases

Date Title
3/27/13 Thune Introduces Legislation to Address Pine Beetle Infestation
3/23/13 Thune Statement on Three-Year Anniversary of ObamaCare
3/22/13 Democrats Reject Full Repeal of Death Tax
3/22/13 Thune and Shuster Question Administration’s Choice to Close Contract Towers
3/18/13 Thune, Klobuchar Re-introduce Bill to Reduce Hospital Re-admissions through Telehealth Technology
3/14/13 Minuteman Missile Bill Can Now Be Considered By Full Senate
3/13/13 Senate Democrats’ Budget Grows Government, Not Economy
3/13/13 Thune Encourages Federation of State Medical Boards to Develop Medical Licensure Portability Proposal
3/12/13 Thune Re-introduces Legislation to Eliminate Unfair Government Competition with Private Sector Businesses
3/12/13 Thune Calls For More Spectrum, Update of Communications Laws
3/11/13 Thune Questions Whether Decision to Close Wind Cave National Park Campground is Politically Motivated
3/7/13 Thune Leads Group in Questioning Suspension of White House Public Tours
3/7/13 Thune and Shuster Question Whether FAA Has Explored All Cost Savings Before Punishing Employees and Traveling Public
3/5/13 Thune, Johnson Introduce Black Hills Cemetery Bill
2/27/13 1,400 Days Later, Still No Senate Budget
2/26/13 Thune and Shuster Request Immediate Information on FAA’s Sequester Plans
2/22/13 Thune, Shuster, LoBiondo Critical of Administration’s Stance on Sequestration Impacts on Aviation
2/21/13 Senator Thune’s Office Accepting Summer Internship Applications
2/15/13 Johnson, Thune Sign on to Good Neighbor Forestry Act Reintroduction
2/14/13 Senators Introduce Bill to Reauthorize Critical Drought Information Program
2/14/13 Thune to Hold Town Hall Meetings in Spearfish and Mobridge
2/14/13 Thune, Udall Introduce Bill to Improve Access to Emergency Services in Rural Areas
2/13/13 Thune Announces Commerce Subcommittee Assignments and Ranking Members
2/13/13 Thune Reaction to State of the Union
2/12/13 Thune Re-introduces Bill to Transform Broken Budget Process