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by Washington Examiner on 01/14/2015

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by Cleveland.com on 01/14/2015

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Family Ties for Sen. John Thune (R-South Dakota)
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Alternate Name: John Randolph Thune

Below we show financial and other ties of note between this member of Congress and his or her family members. Much or all of the data was made possible with the exhaustive research by Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington.
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Family Ties Sen. John Thune Family

Family Member Sen. John Thune (self)

  • EarmarksSen. John Thune is associated with organizations that have received earmarks from him:

    • University of South Dakota was listed on earmark requests:
      • $500,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD, to identify and address the educational needs of veterans with disabilities
      • $288,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Center for Engineered Biomedical Device
    • South Dakota Catalysis Group (related to University of South Dakota) was listed on earmark requests:
      • $1,046,650 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2009 described as USD Catalysis Group for Alternative Energy (DE)
      • $1,082,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as South Dakota Catalyst Group for Alternative Energy

Family Member Kimberley Weems Thune (wife)