John Thune

John Randolph Thune is an American politician serving as the senior United States Senator from South Dakota since 2005. A member of the Republican Party, he previously served as a U.S. Representative for SD-AL from 1997 to 2003. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
John Thune has 1,269 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1996 Forum as a Republican Representative. The year with the most videos was 2017 with 126 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 5,858 views per program. Most appearances with Mitch McConnell Jr. (116), John Cornyn (93), John A. Barrasso M.D. (90). Most common tags: Republican Party, Washington Politics, Federal Budget.

Appearances by Title:January 3, 2005 - Present U.S. Senator, R-SD View Map Republican Conference Chair (Jan 26, 2012 - Present) Republican Policy Committee Chair (Jan 02, 2009 - Jan 26, 2012) Videos: 1,068

Previously

U.S. Senate Candidate, South Dakota
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c. October 4, 2002 - c. November 5, 2002 Videos: 14 U.S. Representative, R-SD View Map January 3, 1997 - January 3, 2003 Videos: 187 U.S. Representative Candidate,
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c. November 5, 1996 - c. November 11, 1996 Videos: 0

Recent Appearances

  • Senate Republican Agenda

    Senate Republican Agenda

    Following their weekly caucus luncheon, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and other members of Senate Republican leadership spoke to…

  • Senate Session, Part 2

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate confirmed Randal Quarles to serve a 14-year term on the Federal Reserve Board of Governors. Members also voted to…

  • Senate Republican Agenda

    Senate Republican Agenda

    Following their weekly caucus luncheon, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and other members of Senate Republican leadership…

  • Senate Session, Part 2

    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate confirmed Mark Bennett to be a judge on the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and voted to limit debate on Brian Benczkowski’s…

  • Senate Session

    Senate Session

    The Senate worked on its version of a farm bill, which sets farm, conservation, crop insurance, nutrition, and rural development…

  • Prescription Drug Supply and Cost

    Prescription Drug Supply and Cost

    Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar testified at a hearing on efforts to limit increases in prescription drug prices without disincentivizing…

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