Congressional Member Profiles

Sen. John Thune

Sen. John Thune

Republican, South Dakota
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Votes for Children


Bills Sponsored or Cosponsored


Actions Against the Interests of Children

Sen. Thune represents a state with a child poverty rate of 16.4 percent. 7.8 percent of children in this state are in extreme poverty, 16.4 percent are food insecure, and 5.9 percent lack health insurance. During the 116th Congress, Sen. Thune has taken 0 votes that would help the children in his state. He has introduced 0 bills and cosponsored 0 bills to help children. Sen. Thune has taken 2 actions in support of legislation we believe to be against the interests of children.

This report card includes information on more than 500 bills introduced during this Congress. So far, Sen. Thune has taken the following action during this Congress:

  • voted against H.R.3401 the Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Humanitarian Assistance and Security at the Southern Border Act, 2019.

  • co-sponsored S.69 the Constitutional Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2019.

  • For more information on the methodology of this report card visit this page.