John Thune - Controversies

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John Thune worked as a lobbyist for a small railroad company in Utah prior to his service in the US Senate.  Roughly a year after getting elected, Senator Thune worked to create legislation that would allow the company to obtain large loans from the U.S. government.  The purpose of the loan was to fund the costs of creating a rail system to move coal from Wyoming throughout the nation.  Although the legislation was written, the company was not successful in securing the loans.&n ...