News

Thune Criticizes Obama Budget

Thune Criticizes Obama Budget

Photo: WNAX

South Dakota Senator John Thune says President Obama’s proposed 2015 budget doesn’t address the country’s economic problems…

 

Thune says the proposed budget breaks the budget caps that the President has supported twice before…

 

Thune says the proposed budget contains a backdoor energy tax, cuts for the National Guard and fails to move the Lewis and Clark water project forward. He said he wants to see a repeal of the medical device tax, approval of the Keystone XL pipeline and enactment of Trade Promotion Authority.

Recent Headlines

in Local

Northwestern Energy Requesting Rate Hike

NW ENERGY 72914

A request has been made with the Public Utilities Commission for a rate hike for Northwestern Energy customers.

in Local

Nebraska Students Experience Taiwanese Agriculture

School Books

Three Nebraska high school seniors spent last week in Taiwan, touring farms, research facilities, and learning the local culture.

in Local

Cold January Expected

Thermometer

NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center has released the January weather outlook.

in Local

Johnson Closes South Dakota Offices

tim johnson

It is another good bye, as the state offices of South Dakota Senator Tim Johnson will officially close today.

in Local

Rounds To Wait And See On Cuba Deal

rounds

South Dakota Senator-elect Mike Rounds says he will wait and see how relations change between the United States and Cuba.