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                        Thune THUNE, John, a Senator and a Representative from South Dakota; born in Pierre, Hughes County, S. Dak., January 7, 1961; graduated from Jones County High School, S. Dak., 1979; B.S., Biola University, La Mirada, Calif., 1983; M.B.A., University of South Dakota, Vermillion, S. Dak., 1984; executive director, South Dakota state municipal league; board of directors, National League of Cities; staff, United States Senator James Abdnor of South Dakota 1985-1986; South Dakota state Republican party executive director 1989-1991; director, South Dakota state railroad division 1991-1993; director, South Dakota state municipal league 1993-1996; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Fifth and to the two succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1997-January 3, 2003); was not a candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Eighth Congress in 2002, but was an unsuccessful candidate for the United States Senate; elected as a Republican to the U.S. Senate in 2004; reelected in 2010, and again in 2016 for the term ending January 3, 2023; vice-chair, Republican Conference (2009); chair, Republican Policy Committee (2009-2012); chair, Republican Conference (2012-); chair, Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation (One Hundred Fourteenth and One Hundred Fifteenth Congresses).

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Date Proposed Bill Title
Sponsored Bills Policy Area
Date Sponsored Date Proposed Bill Title
Cosponsored Bills Policy Area
Position Date From Date to District Branch Party State
Senator 01/03/2005 -- Senate SD
Representative 01/03/1997 01/03/2003 At Large House of Representatives SD
Introduced House
Passed House
Introduced Senate
Passed Senate
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Became Law
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Vote Date Vote Bill Title
Name Position Date Joined Branch
Finance Senate
Commerce, Science, and Transportation Chairman Senate
Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Senate
Politician Party Purpose Type Date Amount
Type Address
Capitol 511 Dirksen Senate Office Building Washington DC 20510
TypeContacts
Capitol (202) 224-2321
Web Capitol https://www.congress.gov/member/john-thune/T000250
Web Electorate http://www.thune.senate.gov/
Web Capitol http://www.thune.senate.gov/
Web Capitol http://www.thune.senate.gov/