Recent Press Releases

Date Title
8/7/09 Thune Denounces EPA's Anti-Ethanol Peer Review Team
8/6/09 Thune Calls for Rapid Implementation of Potential BIA Law Enforcement Hiring Changes
8/5/09 Senators Request Update on Implementation of Thune Amendment to Foreign Aid Bill
8/4/09 Senate Passes Agriculture Appropriations Bill
8/4/09 Thune to Hold Senate Field Hearing On Rural Surface Transportation Issues
8/1/09 Senator John Thune Delivers Weekly Republican Address
7/29/09 Senate Passes Bill with Thune-Requested South Dakota Energy and Water Priorities
7/27/09 Thune Urges EPA to Certify Higher Ethanol Blends
7/24/09 Thune Asks USDA to Address Issues in Cap and Trade Analysis
7/24/09 Senate Passes Defense Authorization Bill
7/23/09 Defense Bill Includes Thune Provisions Promoting Alternative Fuels
7/22/09 Anti-Gun Senators Defeat Common Sense Thune Concealed Carry Amendment
7/20/09 Thune to Vote Against Confirmation of Judge Sotomayor
7/20/09 Thune Offers Concealed Carry Amendment to Defense Authorization Bill
7/13/09 Thune Encourages Public Comment on Increased Ethanol Usage Before Deadline
7/13/09 Thune Named Ranking Member on Senate Agriculture Energy Subcommittee
7/13/09 Thune Announces Livestock Indemnity Payments Available
7/10/09 Thune Receives "Friend of Farm Bureau" Award
7/8/09 Funding for Thune-Requested South Dakota Priorities Moves Forward
7/7/09 Thune-Requested Agriculture Projects Move Forward
7/2/09 Thune Outlines Proposal to Fight Black Hills Pine Beetle Problem
6/30/09 Thune Calls for Inspector General Investigation of Apparent Suppression of Scientific Dissent at EPA
6/26/09 Thune Amendment to Preserve Next Generation Bomber Program Moves Forward with Defense Authorization Bill
6/25/09 Thune Elected Republican Policy Committee Chairman
6/25/09 Thune Urges BIA to Honor Standing Rock Law Enforcement Commitments