Recent Press Releases

Date Title
7/29/05 Senator Thune Applauds Senate Approval of $1.5 Billion for Veterans Healthcare
7/29/05 Thune Statement on Energy Bill Passage
7/29/05 Thune Statement on Gun Liability Bill Passage
7/28/05 Thune Secures $150 Million in Transportation Projects for South Dakota
7/28/05 Thune - Johnson Announce $225 Million in Funding for South Dakota in Transportation Bill
7/25/05 Thune introduces three BRAC-related amendments to Defense Authorization
7/21/05 Thune statement on NSF’s selection of Homestake Mine as a Finalist for DUSEL
7/19/05 Senator John Thune Statement on Nomination of Judge John G. Roberts
6/28/05 John Thune statement on Energy Bill
6/28/05 Thune announces federal funds for South Dakota communities potentially at risk of BRAC results
6/27/05 Thune announces $28,000 in Native American Library Services grants
6/27/05 A Team Effort to Save Ellsworth
6/24/05 Thune announces $150,000 federal grant from Department of Homeland Security
6/23/05 Thune promotes SDSU Sun Grant Initiative
6/22/05 Thune statement on Flag Amendment vote in U.S. House of Representatives
6/17/05 Freshman GOP Senators Issue Joint Statement
6/16/05 Thune: Durbin should apologize
6/15/05 Senate passes Domenici-Thune ethanol amendment
6/15/05 Thune announces $2,250,000 federal loan guarantee for construction of new hospital
6/14/05 Thune announces $360,000 federal grant to East River Electric Cooperative
6/14/05 Senate moves closer to passing higher ethanol requirements
6/14/05 Thune announces $740,000 federal loan to assist financing of rural businesses
6/13/05 THUNE, SNOWE DEMAND PENTAGON IMPLEMENT BRAC RECOMMENDATIONS ONLY AFTER CONGRESSIONAL APPROVAL; ALLOW PERSONNEL TO TESTIFY
5/27/05 Thune named to Highway Bill Conference Committee
5/26/05 Momentum builds for delaying BRAC