Recent Press Releases

Date Title
4/21/16 Thune Recognizes Rapid City Law Enforcement Officers
4/21/16 Finance Committee Approves Thune’s Taxpayer Protection Provisions
4/21/16 Thune Welcomes Sioux Falls Diocese Bishop as U.S. Senate’s “Chaplain for a Day”
4/20/16 Thune Receives Murdo Award for Improving Freight Rail Service
4/20/16 Senate Passes Bipartisan Energy Bill, Thune Amendment to Aid Sanford Underground Research Facility
4/19/16 Senate Adopts Thune, Rounds Legislation to Authorize Permanent Land Transfer for Expansion of Black Hills National Cemetery
4/19/16 Senate Passes Thune’s Bipartisan Aviation Bill, Including Major Security Reforms
4/13/16 Thune Urges Colleagues to Support Comprehensive Reforms in Federal Aviation Administration Reauthorization
4/13/16 Thune Cosponsors Bill Requiring Administration to Provide Notice of Gitmo Transfers
4/11/16 Thune’s Bipartisan Aviation Bill Would Keep Airline Passengers Safe
4/7/16 Thune Provisions to Enhance Airport Security Added to Bipartisan FAA Legislation
4/6/16 Thune Leads Hearing With Top TSA Official to Examine Transportation Security Concerns
4/6/16 Thune, Wyden Introduce Bill to Encourage Year-Round Charitable Giving
4/5/16 Thune: Incremental Progress Fighting ISIS Not Enough
3/23/16 Senate and House Committee Leaders Seek Answers from Administration on 316 Security Breaches on
3/18/16 Thune, Heitkamp Introduce Bill to Stabilize Access to Medically Necessary Equipment in Rural America
3/16/16 Thune Statement on Obama Nominee to Supreme Court
3/15/16 Thune Examines How Self-Driving Vehicles Could Benefit Consumers and Businesses
3/10/16 Assisting Indian Country in the Fight Against Drug Epidemic a Priority for Thune
3/9/16 FAA Reauthorization Bill Would Protect Consumers, Help General Aviation Community
3/8/16 Thune, Schumer Reintroduce Bill to Block IRS From Taxing Olympic Medals
3/6/16 Thune Statement on Passing of Former First Lady Nancy Reagan
3/3/16 Thune’s MOBILE NOW Act Clears Key Senate Hurdle
2/24/16 Multiple Thune Provisions, Including Permanent Ban on Internet Access Tax, Become Law
2/23/16 Thune Joins More Than 200 Members of Congress in Effort to Block Obama EPA’s Backdoor National Energy Tax