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Stories with person: John Thune
  • GOP sets Senate push against health law, Planned Parenthood story has photos
    Updated: Nov-24-15 3:43 pm

    WASHINGTON - Congressional Republicans hope a post-Thanksgiving drive to obliterate President Barack Obama's health care law and block Planned Parenthood's federal funds will spotlight their fierce support for top-tier conservative causes. The certain veto waiting at the White House will only help them sharpen their stance for voters, they say.

  • Lawmakers ask VA to extend comment period on hospital study 
    Updated: Nov-15-15 2:34 pm

    HOT SPRINGS, South Dakota - South Dakota's congressional delegation is asking the Department of Veterans Affairs to extend the comment period on a study that looks at the impact that closing a Hot Springs hospital would have on veterans.

  • Welcome home for 114th Fighter Wing on Saturday 
    Updated: Nov-07-15 2:16 am

    SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - Officials and residents will welcome home the South Dakota Air National Guard's 114th Fighter Wing on Saturday.

  • Thune, Noem question Rapid City site for counseling center 
    Updated: Nov-05-15 7:19 pm

    SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - The two most senior members of South Dakota's congressional delegation are questioning the location of a proposed counseling center in the wake of a string of suicides among Indian communities around the state.