Rep. Senator John Thune from SD is among those GOP men leading the charge to kill the Violence Against Women Act - he says the Senate are too busy (to vote on VAWA) and need to move onto other more important matters.
Jobs & Economic Growth: John Thune supports small businesses and believe they should compete in an environment that encourages them to grow and create new jobs. Congress can do more to ensure the federal programs created to help small businesses. The goal is to be successful, but also cost effective. He created a budget reform legislation. The Deficit Reduction and Budget Reform Act of 2010.
"I believe our flag is more than just cloth and ink. It is a universally recognized symbol that stands for liberty, and freedom. It is the history of our nation, and it's marked by the blood of those who died defending it.", John Thune
"I have a Christian worldview and so it shapes the way that I view issues. I don't apologize for that, and I don't think people of faith ought to shrink away from being in the public arena.", John Thune