Recent Press Releases

Date Title
4/17/13 Thune Questions FAA Administrator on Safety, Flexibility on Sequester
4/16/13 Delegation Encourages Forest Service to Use Retired C-27J Aircraft to Fight Wildland Fires
4/16/13 GOP Senators Release White Paper on Health IT, Cite Concerns
4/16/13 Thune Statement on Aviation Safety
4/15/13 Thune, Scalise Re-introduce “Buffett Rule Act”
4/12/13 Thune Expresses Deep Concern Over Air Force B-1 Plan
4/11/13 Thune Urges NPS Cooperative Management Agreement for Elk Mountain Campground
4/11/13 Thune Encourages New Interior Secretary to Work to Improve Tribal Communities
4/10/13 President’s Budget Would Hurt Economic Growth, Job Creation
4/9/13 Thune Highlights Value of Rural Broadband
4/8/13 Thune Calls for Immediate Response to Grassland Fire
4/8/13 Thune Denounces EPA Mishandling of Sensitive Farmer and Rancher Information
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