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Congressman John Thune from South Dakota

Profile for Senator John Thune from South Dakota

Congressman John  Thune
Republican
Next Election: 2028
John Thune
South Dakota


Latest Announcements:

Dec 31 1969 - 7:00 PM

Biden Border Crisis Puts Americans in Danger

Dec 31 1969 - 7:00 PM

Thune, Colleagues Introduce Legislation to Expand Interstate Firearm Sales

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Latest Votes:

Jul 10 2024

Voted No On the Cloture Motion on PN1357

Anne Marie Wagner, of Virginia, to be a Member of the Federal Labor Relations Authority for a term of five years expiring July 1, 2029

Jul 10 2024

Voted No On the Nomination on PN1355

Charles J. Willoughby, Jr., of the District of Columbia, to be an Associate Judge of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia for the term of fifteen years, William ...

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Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $2,335,875
Individual $722,019
PAC & SuperPac $281,000
Disbursements: $1,194,926
Individual Refunds $0
Committee Refunds $0
Debts Owed $0
Cash on Hand $18,083,182

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Recently Sponsored Bills:

s4301 - May 9 2024

A bill to grant States and Indian Tribes the authority to waive the 2-year foreign residence requirement for educators in rural and Tribal areas, and for other purposes.

Cosponsors
3

sres519 - Jan 11 2024

A resolution congratulating the South Dakota State University Jackrabbits on winning the 2024 National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Football Championship Subdivision title.

Cosponsors
1

sres519 - Jan 11 2024

A resolution congratulating the South Dakota State University Jackrabbits on winning the 2024 National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Football Championship Subdivision title.

Cosponsors
1

s3312 - Nov 15 2023

A bill to provide a framework for artificial intelligence innovation and accountability, and for other purposes.

Cosponsors
5

s3312 - Nov 15 2023

A bill to provide a framework for artificial intelligence innovation and accountability, and for other purposes.

Cosponsors
5

s5137 - Nov 29 2022

A bill to amend the Rural Electrification Act of 1936 to reauthorize and improve the ReConnect loan and grant program, and for other purposes.

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Cosponsors
3

s5100 - Nov 16 2022

A bill to provide accountability for funding provided to the Internal Revenue Service and the Department of Treasury under Public Law 117-169.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
14

s5100 - Nov 16 2022

A bill to provide accountability for funding provided to the Internal Revenue Service and the Department of Treasury under Public Law 117-169.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
14

s4969 - Sep 28 2022

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to disallow a deduction for charitable contributions for certain purposes relating to college athletics.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
1

s4939 - Sep 22 2022

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prevent double dipping between tax credits and grants or loans for clean vehicle manufacturers.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
3

s4939 - Sep 22 2022

A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to prevent double dipping between tax credits and grants or loans for clean vehicle manufacturers.

Senate Finance Committee

Cosponsors
3

s4850 - Sep 14 2022

A bill to amend Public Law 117-169 to prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency from using funds for methane monitoring to be used to monitor emissions of methane from livestock, and for other purposes.

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee

Cosponsors
1

sres747 - Aug 4 2022

A resolution expressing the Senate's support for taking interim steps to strengthen the military interoperability and resiliency of the militaries of Finland and Sweden with respect to their anticipated accession to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization alliance.

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Cosponsors
5

sres747 - Aug 4 2022

A resolution expressing the Senate's support for taking interim steps to strengthen the military interoperability and resiliency of the militaries of Finland and Sweden with respect to their anticipated accession to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization alliance.

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Cosponsors
5

s4755 - Aug 3 2022

A bill to amend the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 to ensure that ranchers who have grazing agreements on national grasslands are treated the same as permittees on other Federal land.

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
0

s4610 - Jul 26 2022

A bill to provide reliable and evidence-based food and energy security.

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
11

s4610 - Jul 26 2022

A bill to provide reliable and evidence-based food and energy security.

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
11

s4409 - Jun 15 2022

A bill to prohibit providers of email services from using filtering algorithms to flag emails from political campaigns that consumers have elected to receive as spam.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
26

s4409 - Jun 15 2022

A bill to prohibit providers of email services from using filtering algorithms to flag emails from political campaigns that consumers have elected to receive as spam.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
26

s4372 - Jun 9 2022

A bill to require the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration to carry out a pilot program on developing and testing dynamic management of special activity airspace, and for other purposes.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
1

s4372 - Jun 9 2022

A bill to require the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration to carry out a pilot program on developing and testing dynamic management of special activity airspace, and for other purposes.

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Cosponsors
1

s4363 - Jun 8 2022

A bill to require commissary and exchange stores in the United States that offer gasoline for commercial sale to offer the sale of at least one fuel that contains not less than 13 percent ethanol.

Senate Armed Services Committee

Cosponsors
1

s4324 - May 26 2022

A bill to clarify that convictions for kidnapping or sexual abuse are grounds for inadmissibility and deportability under the Immigration and Nationality Act.

Senate Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
4

s4324 - May 26 2022

A bill to clarify that convictions for kidnapping or sexual abuse are grounds for inadmissibility and deportability under the Immigration and Nationality Act.

Senate Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
4

s3941 - Mar 28 2022

A bill to amend subchapter IV of chapter 31 of title 40, United States Code, regarding prevalent wage determinations in order to expand access to affordable housing, and for other purposes.

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1

s3892 - Mar 22 2022

A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to improve the conservation reserve program, and for other purposes.

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Cosponsors
1

s3892 - Mar 22 2022

A bill to amend the Food Security Act of 1985 to improve the conservation reserve program, and for other purposes.

Senate Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Committee

Cosponsors
1

s3768 - Mar 7 2022

A bill to require the Secretary of Labor to implement the industry-recognized apprenticeship program process, and for other purposes.

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Cosponsors
1

s3768 - Mar 7 2022

A bill to require the Secretary of Labor to implement the industry-recognized apprenticeship program process, and for other purposes.

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Cosponsors
1

s3715 - Mar 1 2022

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

s3715 - Mar 1 2022

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

s3709 - Feb 28 2022

A bill to require the Secretary of Agriculture to carry out vegetation management projects and timber production projects on certain National Forest System land in the States of Montana, South Dakota, and Wyoming, and for other purposes.

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
1

s3709 - Feb 28 2022

A bill to require the Secretary of Agriculture to carry out vegetation management projects and timber production projects on certain National Forest System land in the States of Montana, South Dakota, and Wyoming, and for other purposes.

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
3

s3709 - Feb 28 2022

A bill to require the Secretary of Agriculture to carry out vegetation management projects and timber production projects on certain National Forest System land in the States of Montana, South Dakota, and Wyoming, and for other purposes.

Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee

Cosponsors
1

s3657 - Feb 16 2022

A bill to require the Director of National Intelligence to provide notification to Congress of abandoned United States military equipment used in terrorist attacks.

Senate Intelligence (Select) Committee

Cosponsors
10

s3657 - Feb 16 2022

A bill to require the Director of National Intelligence to provide notification to Congress of abandoned United States military equipment used in terrorist attacks.

Senate Intelligence (Select) Committee

Cosponsors
10

sjres39 - Feb 14 2022

A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Health and Human Services relating to "Vaccine and Mask Requirements To Mitigate the Spread of COVID-19 in Head Start Programs.

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Cosponsors
19

sjres39 - Feb 14 2022

A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Health and Human Services relating to "Vaccine and Mask Requirements To Mitigate the Spread of COVID-19 in Head Start Programs.

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Cosponsors
28

sjres39 - Feb 14 2022

A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Health and Human Services relating to "Vaccine and Mask Requirements To Mitigate the Spread of COVID-19 in Head Start Programs.

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Cosponsors
28

sjres39 - Feb 14 2022

A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Health and Human Services relating to "Vaccine and Mask Requirements To Mitigate the Spread of COVID-19 in Head Start Programs.

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee

Cosponsors
28