Sen. Thune is a strong conservative who fights for conservative values and a smaller federal government. He is committed to enacting legislation that fosters lower spending, lower taxes, increased competition, and greater fiscal responsibility.

Highlights of Sen. Thune’s Commitment to Conservative Values:

  • Defender of Life:
    • Voted to redirect federal funds from Planned Parenthood to other women’s health programs.
  • Protects Conscience Rights:
    • Cosponsor of legislation to protect Americans’ conscience rights as it relates to marriage and pro-life values.
  • Advances Conservative Judicial Principles:
    • Opposed advancing judicial nominees who support legislating from the bench.
  • Fights for Smaller Government: