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Congressman John Thune from South Dakota

Profile for Senator John Thune from South Dakota

Congressman John  Thune
Republican
Next Election: 2022
John Thune
South Dakota
202-224-2321

Latest Announcements:

Mar 5 2021 - 12:00 PM

Putting South Dakotas Priorities First

Mar 4 2021 - 12:00 PM

Thune: Partisan COVID-19 Bill is Not an Accurate Representation of What Americans Want

Latest Votes:

Mar 6 2021

Voted Yes On the Amendment on HR1319

To provide for reconciliation pursuant to title II of S. Con. Res. 5.

Mar 6 2021

Voted Yes On the Motion on HR1319

To provide for reconciliation pursuant to title II of S. Con. Res. 5.

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Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $2,540,817
Individual $1,297,129
PAC & SuperPac $710,487
Disbursements: $1,593,429
Individual Refunds $9,450
Committee Refunds $0
Debts Owed $0
Cash on Hand $11,590,320

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Recently Sponsored Bills:

s569 - Mar 3 2021

A bill to direct the Secretary of Agriculture to transfer certain National Forest System land to the State of South Dakota, and for other purposes.

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
1

s534 - Mar 2 2021

A bill to improve the effectiveness of tribal child support enforcement agencies, and for other purposes.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
1

s402 - Feb 24 2021

A bill to amend the Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 to include a trade negotiating objecting relating to addressing the security of the global communications infrastructure.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
3

s402 - Feb 24 2021

A bill to amend the Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 to include a trade negotiating objecting relating to addressing the security of the global communications infrastructure.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
3

s370 - Feb 23 2021

A bill to amend the Poultry Products Inspection Act and the Federal Meat Inspection Act to support small and very small meat and poultry processing establishments, and for other purposes.

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Cosponsors
7

s5066 - Dec 18 2020

A bill to amend the Poultry Products Inspection Act and the Federal Meat Inspection Act to support small and very small meat and poultry processing establishments, and for other purposes.

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Cosponsors
3

s5066 - Dec 18 2020

A bill to amend the Poultry Products Inspection Act and the Federal Meat Inspection Act to support small and very small meat and poultry processing establishments, and for other purposes.

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Cosponsors
3

s4444 - Aug 5 2020

A bill to require installation of a network of soil moisture and snowpack monitoring in the Upper Missouri River Basin and to establish a pilot program for the acquisition and use of data generated by that network, and for other purposes.

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Cosponsors
1

s4444 - Aug 5 2020

A bill to require installation of a network of soil moisture and snowpack monitoring in the Upper Missouri River Basin and to establish a pilot program for the acquisition and use of data generated by that network, and for other purposes.

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Cosponsors
1

s4159 - Jul 2 2020

A bill to amend the Electronic Signatures in Global and National Commerce Act to accommodate emerging technologies.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
3

s4063 - Jun 24 2020

A bill to provide that, due to the disruptions caused by COVID-19, applications for impact aid funding for fiscal year 2022 may use certain data submitted in the fiscal year 2021 application.

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Cosponsors
1

s4063 - Jun 24 2020

A bill to provide that, due to the disruptions caused by COVID-19, applications for impact aid funding for fiscal year 2022 may use certain data submitted in the fiscal year 2021 application.

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Cosponsors
1

s4015 - Jun 18 2020

A bill to provide funds to assess the availability, accelerate the deployment, and improve the sustainability of advanced communications services and communications infrastructure in rural America, and for other purposes.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
0

s4015 - Jun 18 2020

A bill to provide funds to assess the availability, accelerate the deployment, and improve the sustainability of advanced communications services and communications infrastructure in rural America, and for other purposes.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
0

s3986 - Jun 17 2020

A bill to approve certain advanced biofuel registrations, to require the consideration of certain advanced biofuel pathways, and to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and for other purposes.

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Cosponsors
2

s3986 - Jun 17 2020

A bill to approve certain advanced biofuel registrations, to require the consideration of certain advanced biofuel pathways, and to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and for other purposes.

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Cosponsors
2

s3938 - Jun 11 2020

A bill to extend Federal guidance concerning the use of certain alcohol-based hand sanitizer during the coronavirus public health emergency, and for other purposes.

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Cosponsors
4

s3918 - Jun 9 2020

A bill to modify the calculation of the maximum loan amount for certain farmers and ranchers under the paycheck protection program of the Small Business Administration, and for other purposes.

Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee

Cosponsors
1

s3893 - Jun 4 2020

A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to allow for emergency use of certain land during a pandemic, and for other purposes.

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Cosponsors
1

s3893 - Jun 4 2020

A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to allow for emergency use of certain land during a pandemic, and for other purposes.

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Cosponsors
1

sjres74 - May 21 2020

A joint resolution requesting the Secretary of the Interior to authorize a unique and 1-time arrangement for certain displays on Mount Rushmore National Memorial relating to the centennial of the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution of the United States during the period beginning August 18, 2020, and ending on September 30, 2020.

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
0

sjres74 - May 21 2020

A joint resolution requesting the Secretary of the Interior to authorize a unique and 1-time arrangement for certain displays on Mount Rushmore National Memorial relating to the centennial of the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution of the United States during the period beginning August 18, 2020, and ending on September 30, 2020.

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
0

sjres74 - May 21 2020

A joint resolution requesting the Secretary of the Interior to authorize a unique and 1-time arrangement for certain displays on Mount Rushmore National Memorial relating to the centennial of the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution of the United States during the period beginning August 18, 2020, and ending on September 30, 2020.

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
0

s3535 - Mar 19 2020

A bill to extend the due date for the return and payment of Federal income taxes to July 15, 2020, for taxable year 2019.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
28

s3535 - Mar 19 2020

A bill to extend the due date for the return and payment of Federal income taxes to July 15, 2020, for taxable year 2019.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
28

s3447 - Mar 11 2020

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish a program to allow qualified group practices to furnish certain items and services at qualified skilled nursing facilities to individuals entitled to benefits under part A and enrolled under part B of the Medicare program to reduce unnecessary hospitalizations, and for other purposes.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
1

s3200 - Jan 15 2020

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit high deductible health plans to provide chronic disease prevention services to plan enrollees prior to satisfying their plan deductible.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
5

s3154 - Jan 8 2020

A bill to improve the effectiveness of tribal child support enforcement agencies, and for other purposes.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
1

s2990 - Dec 5 2019

A bill to require that the Federal Government procure from the private sector the goods and services necessary for the operations and management of certain Government agencies, and for other purposes.

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
0

s2984 - Dec 5 2019

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow for certain residential rental property to be depreciated over a 30-year period.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
1

s2763 - Oct 31 2019

A bill to require that internet platforms give users the option to engage with a platform without being manipulated by algorithms driver by user-specific data.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
4

s2763 - Oct 31 2019

A bill to require that internet platforms give users the option to engage with a platform without being manipulated by algorithms driver by user-specific data.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
4

s2597 - Oct 15 2019

A bill to require the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to make certain operational models available to the public, and for other purposes.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
1

s2597 - Oct 15 2019

A bill to require the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to make certain operational models available to the public, and for other purposes.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
1

s2597 - Oct 15 2019

A bill to require the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to make certain operational models available to the public, and for other purposes.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
1

s2597 - Oct 15 2019

A bill to require the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to make certain operational models available to the public, and for other purposes.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
1

s2597 - Oct 15 2019

A bill to require the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to make certain operational models available to the public, and for other purposes.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
1

s1948 - Jun 24 2019

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit high deductible health plans to provide chronic disease prevention services to plan enrollees prior to satisfying their plan deductible.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
1

s1948 - Jun 24 2019

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permit high deductible health plans to provide chronic disease prevention services to plan enrollees prior to satisfying their plan deductible.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
1

s1699 - Jun 3 2019

A bill to streamline siting processes for small cell deployment.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
1