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June 7, 2017 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Opening Statement of Sen. Thune, Hearing on FAA Reauthorization: Administration Perspectives Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
June 5, 2017 Thune Statement on President's Principles for Air Traffic Control Reform Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
June 2, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Elaine Chao, Secretary of Transportation - Senators Press Department of Transportation for Takata Recall Update Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
April 21, 2017 Committee Leadership Statement on United Airlines and Chicago O'Hare Missing Deadline for Information on Forcible Passenger Removal Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
April 11, 2017 Letter to Ginger S. Evans, Commissioner of the Chicago Department of Aviation - Forcible Removal of a Passenger from United Express Flight 3411 Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
April 11, 2017 Letter to Oscar Munoz, Chief Executive Officer or United Airlines - Forcible Removal of a Passenger from United Express Flight 3411 Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
April 7, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Susan M. Collins, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies, and the Hon. Jack Reed, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies - In support of Strong Investments in TIGER Program in Fiscal Year 2018 Sen. Marion Rounds Washington, DC
March 30, 2017 Thune Reintroduces Surface Transportation and Maritime Security Act Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
March 16, 2017 Letter to the President - Urging the Administration to Reject Changes to the Renewable Fuel Standard That Would Upend Stability and Predictability for Small Businesses, Rural Communities Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
March 15, 2017 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Opening Statement of Sen. Thune, Hearing on Unmanned Aircraft Systems: Innovation, Integration, Successes, and Challenges Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Feb. 13, 2017 Sens. Peters and Thune Announce Joint Effort on Self-Driving Vehicles Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Feb. 13, 2017 Thune and Peters Announce Joint Effort on Self-Driving Vehicles Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Feb. 8, 2017 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Opening Statement of Sen. John Thune, Hearing on A Look Ahead: Inspector General Recommendations for Improving Federal Agencies Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Dec. 19, 2016 Thune Statement on Establishment of Small Community Air Service Working Group Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Dec. 6, 2016 Infrastructure, Innovation Top Thune Discussion with Designated Secretary of Transportation Nominee Elaine Chao Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Dec. 1, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Michael Huerta, Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration - Provide Answers on Air Traffic Control Modernization Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Nov. 30, 2016 Thune Statement on STB Action to Increase Transparency in Rail Industry Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Nov. 30, 2016 Thune Statement on STB Action to Increase Transparency in Rail Industry Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Nov. 29, 2016 Thune Statement on Naming of Elaine Chao as Secretary of Transportation Designee Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Nov. 4, 2016 There's Always More Work to Do Sen. John Thune Unknown
Sept. 26, 2016 Booker, Senators Introduce Surface Transportation and Maritime Security Act to Address TSA Vulnerabilities Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Sept. 22, 2016 Thune's Surface Transportation Security Bill Addresses TSA Vulnerabilities Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Sept. 20, 2016 Thune Statement on the Release of Federal Automated Vehicles Guidelines Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Sept. 15, 2016 Thune and Nelson Statement on Inspector General Criticisms of TSA Risk Assessments Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Aug. 11, 2016 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Freight Rail Reform: Implementation of the Surface Transportation Board Reauthorization Act of 2015 Sen. John Thune Sioux Falls, SD
Aug. 11, 2016 Hearing Wrap Up: Senate Commerce Examines Freight Rail Reform Implementation Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Aug. 11, 2016 Transportation Hearing Addresses Railroad Rates & Transparency Sen. John Thune Unknown
July 14, 2016 Letter to Elon Musk, Chairman and CEO of Tesla Moters - Autopilot Technology Sen. John Thune Unknown
July 13, 2016 Thune Discusses Rapid City-Bound Flight Landing Issue With Delta Executives Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
July 13, 2016 Federal Aviation Administration Reauthorization Act of 2016--Continued Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
July 13, 2016 Congress Sends Pro-Security Aviation Bill to the President's Desk Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
July 13, 2016 Congress Sends Thune's Pro-Security Aviation Bill to the President's Desk Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
July 12, 2016 Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2015 Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
July 6, 2016 Thune Announces Bipartisan, Bicameral Agreement on Aviation Bill Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
July 6, 2016 House and Senate Leaders' Joint Statement on FAA Extension Agreement Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
June 8, 2016 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, & Transportation Committee - Chairman's Statement on "Implementation of the FAST Act" Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
May 31, 2016 Thune: New GAO Aviation Security Report Underscores Need for House Action on Senate's Security Focused Aviation Bill Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
May 24, 2016 Disapproving A Rule Submitted By the Department of Labor Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
April 22, 2016 Bipartisan Aviation Bill Reaches New Heights Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
April 20, 2016 Hearing of the Senate Commerce Committee, Science and Transportation - FCC Reauthorization Bill, Six Other Bills and Nominations Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
April 19, 2016 Commerce Leaders Praise Passage of Security-Focused, Passenger-Friendly FAA Bill Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
April 19, 2016 Senate Passes Thune's Bipartisan Aviation Bill, Including Major Security Reforms Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
April 19, 2016 FAA Reauthorization Bill Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
April 19, 2016 America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015 Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
April 18, 2016 America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015 Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
April 14, 2016 America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015 Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
April 13, 2016 America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015 Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
April 12, 2016 America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015 Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
April 7, 2016 America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015 Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
April 7, 2016 Thune Provisions to Enhance Airport Security Added to Bipartisan FAA Legislation Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
April 6, 2016 America's Small Business Tax Relief Act of 2015--Motion to Proceed Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
April 6, 2016 Hearing of the Senate Science, Commerce and Transportation Committee - Transportation Security: Protecting Passenger and Freight Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
March 16, 2016 Executive Session - FAA Reauthorization Bill, Nomination Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
March 15, 2016 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee - Opening Statement of Sen. Thune, Hearing on "Hands Off: The Future of Self-Driving Cars" Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
March 11, 2016 Making Air Travel a Little Less Stressful Sen. John Thune Unknown
March 9, 2016 FAA Reauthorization Bill Would Protect Consumers, Help General Aviation Community Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Feb. 11, 2016 Thune Discusses STB Reform Implementation With Chairman Dan Elliott Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Feb. 3, 2016 Thune Statement on House Introduction of FAA Legislation Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Jan. 29, 2016 ICYMI: The DeLorean is Back! Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Jan. 14, 2016 Thune Urges Administration to Work with Congress on Automated Vehicles Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Jan. 8, 2016 Black Hills Pioneer - New Year, Same Priorities Sen. John Thune Unknown
Dec. 15, 2015 Senate Accomplishments Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Dec. 11, 2015 Delivering On Our Promise to the American People Sen. John Thune Unknown
Dec. 10, 2015 Thune Applauds House Passage of Surface Transportation Board Reauthorization Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Dec. 10, 2015 Next Stop for Thune's Bipartisan STB Reforms: President's Desk Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Dec. 10, 2015 Weekly Column: A Long-Term Highway Bill for South Dakota Sen. Marion Rounds Unknown
Dec. 9, 2015 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee - Opening Statement of Sen. Thune, Executive Session - Multiple Agenda Items Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Dec. 9, 2015 Commerce Committee Approves Legislation to Tighten Screening for Airport Workers Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Dec. 9, 2015 Statement on DOT's Inclusion of Crash Avoidance Technology in 5-Star Auto Ratings Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Dec. 4, 2015 Senate Passes Thune Bill to Reauthorize Successful Sport Fish and Boating Fund Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Dec. 3, 2015 Rounds: Long-Term Highway Bill Brings Certainty to Transportation Projects, Restores Crop Insurance Cut Sen. Marion Rounds Washington, DC
Dec. 3, 2015 Thune Statement on Passage of Five-Year Transportation Bill Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Dec. 3, 2015 Noem Helps Drive Long-Term Highway Bill through the House Rep. Kristi Noem Unknown
Dec. 3, 2015 Thune Statement on Passage of Bipartisan, Five-Year Transportation Bill Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Dec. 3, 2015 Surface Transportation Reauthorization and Reform Act of 2015 - Conference Report Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Dec. 1, 2015 Thune and Nelson Statements on Five-Year Surface Transportation Bill Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Nov. 8, 2015 Lincoln Journal Star - Working Together on the Future of Commerce Sen. John Thune Lincoln, NE
Nov. 6, 2015 Keeping America's Trains Moving Sen. John Thune Unknown
Oct. 29, 2015 Thune Statement on Enactment of Legislation to Continue Highway Funding, Avert a Railroad Shutdown Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Oct. 28, 2015 Positive Train Control Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Oct. 28, 2015 Thune Statement on Passage of Legislation to Avert Railroad Shutdown Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Oct. 26, 2015 Noem: Support for South Dakota Rail is Good News for Producers, Shippers, and Economy Rep. Kristi Noem Unknown
Oct. 26, 2015 Thune Statement on U.S. DOT Grant Funding for South Dakota Rail Projects Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Sept. 30, 2015 Military Construction, the Department of Vetreans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Sept. 30, 2015 Letter to The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Majority Leader and The Honorable Harry Field, Minority Leader - Ensure Safety of Freight and Passenger Rail Operations Without Creating Lapse in Service Sen. Marion Rounds Washington, DC
Sept. 30, 2015 Thune Statement on House Introduction of Bill to Avert a Rail Service Shutdown Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Sept. 30, 2015 Military Construction, the Department of Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 -- Motion to Proceed Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Sept. 29, 2015 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader - Implementation of Positive Train Control Rep. Kristi Noem Washington, DC
Sept. 16, 2015 GAO Report Confirms Need for Positive Train Control Deadline Extension Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
Aug. 28, 2015 Weekly Column: Infrastructure Investments: Building blocks for a healthy economy Rep. Kristi Noem Unknown
July 30, 2015 Thune Statement on Passage of Bipartisan DRIVE Act Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
July 30, 2015 Commerce Committee Transportation Reforms Approved in Multi-Year Bill Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
July 29, 2015 Hire More Heroes Act of 2015--Continued Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
July 28, 2015 Hire More Heroes Act of 2015 Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
July 27, 2015 Hire More Heroes Act of 2015--Continued Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
July 23, 2015 Hire More Heroes Act of 2015--Motion to Proceed--Continued Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
July 22, 2015 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee - Nominations Sen. John Thune Unknown
July 21, 2015 Thune Statement on Bipartisan DRIVE Act Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
July 21, 2015 The Highway Bill Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
July 15, 2015 Commerce Sets Confirmation Hearing for PHMSA Nominee Sen. John Thune Washington, DC
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