Video: SD Senator Phil Jensen at the Rapid City Legislative Crackerbarrel Meeting

South Dakota Senator Phil Jensen spoke at the legislative crackerbarrel meeting hosted by the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology College Republicans in Rapid City this morning.

Jensen spoke about SB 55 which is coming up for consideration Monday morning. This bill would allow academic freedom for teachers in the classroom. Jensen said right now, children only get taught one side of topics such as evolution, the Big Bang and global warming, none of the evidence which contradicts these assertions. No competing ideas are allowed to be presented against the ideas accepted by the establishment.


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Bob Ellis has been the owner of media company Dakota Voice, LLC since 2005. He is a 10-year U.S. Air Force veteran, a political reporter and commentator for the past decade, and has been involved in numerous election and public policy campaigns for over 20 years. He was a founding member and board member of the Tea Party groups Citizens for Liberty and the South Dakota Tea Party Alliance. He lives in Rapid City, South Dakota with his wife and two children.
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