Sen. John Thune (R-SD)

Senator for South Dakota, Republican

John Thune


Home town: Sioux Falls
Born: January 7, 1961
Born in: Pierre, SD
Occupation: Lobbyist, Association Executive
Religion: Protestant
Marital status: M
Spouse: Kimberley
Previous political experience: US House, 1997-2003; US Senate, 2005-present
Elected in year: 2004
Next election in year: 2022
Family: 2 children
Education: MBA Univ. of SD, 1984
Ethnicity: Caucasian


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Facebook Address: johnthune


Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry

Commerce, Science and Transportation

  • Aviation Safety, Operations, and Innovation
  • Communications, Media, and Broadband
  • Space and Science
  • Surface Transportation, Maritime, Freight, and Ports


  • Health Care
  • International Trade, Customs, and Global Competitiveness
  • Taxation and IRS Oversight


Washington, D.C. Office:

511 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
Phone: 202-224-2321
Fax: (202) 228-5429

Sioux Falls Office:

5015 South Bur Oak
Sioux Falls, SD 57108
Phone: 605-334-9596

Rapid City Office:

246 Founders Park Drive, Suite 102
Rapid City, SD 57701
Phone: 605-348-7551

Aberdeen Office:

320 South 1st Street, Suite 101
Aberdeen, SD 57401
Phone: 605-225-8823