Monthly Archives: July 2021

At Thune’s Request, Senate Judiciary Committee to Hold Hearing to Examine Beef Market Manipulation July 29, 2021

“Building off of the testimony we recently heard at the Senate Ag Committee, I hope tomorrow’s hearing helps get to the bottom of exactly what is going on in this market.” WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.) today applauded the Senate Judiciary Committee for holding a hearing to examine possible improper and anti-competitive activity in the highly concentrated […]

Thune, Daines, McConnell, Crapo Lead Entire Senate Republican Caucus in Urging Biden Administration to Drop Step-Up In Basis Tax-Hike Proposal

WASHINGTON — U.S. Sens. John Thune (R-S.D.), Steve Daines (R-Mont.), and Mike Crapo (R-Idaho), members of the tax-writing Senate Finance Committee, and Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) today led the entire Senate Republican caucus in urging President Biden to abandon his effort to impose a capital gains tax increase on family-owned businesses, farms, and ranches. Repealing this part of the tax […]