Category: Rapid City

Recognizing Reagan’s Birthday

Recognizing Reagan’s Birthday

Tomorrow, February 6, 2016, would have been Ronald Reagan’s 105th birthday. If you’re in or around Rapid City tomorrow around 9am, come to the Pizza Ranch on the south side of town, off 5th Street near the new Wal-Mart, and join Mark the Freedom Poet as conservatives recognize the life and accomplishments of one of America’s greatest presidents.

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Rep. Kristin Conzet (Dist. 32)

Video: Drug Testing for Welfare Recipients

During the second legislative crackerbarrel meeting in Rapid City today, a question was asked about HB 1076 to drug test welfare recipients; this bill was killed in committee earlier this week. Responding to the question were Rep. Kristin Conzet, Rep. Jacqueline Sly, the prime sponsor of the bill, Rep. Lynne DiSanto, and Rep. Chip Campbell, a co-sponsor of the bill.

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Rep. Mike Verchio

Video: Rapid City Crackerbarrel on Transgender Bills

At today’s legislative crackerbarrel meeting in Rapid City, a question was asked about why bills (HB 1008 and HB 11112) to deal with transgender issues in public schools was being brought when there had been no problems yet identified in public schools because of this.

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Rep. Jacqueline Sly (Dist. 33)

Corporate Income Tax for Teacher Salaries?

At the legislative crackerbarrel meeting in Rapid City today, a question was asked about whether the legislature might consider creating a corporate income tax to fund education and teacher salaries. Answering the question were South Dakota Rep. Jacqueline Sly (who served on the South Dakota Blue Ribbon Task Force on education), Senator Craig Tieszen, and Senator Phil Jensen.

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South Dakota Rep. Lance Russell (Dist. 30)

Rep. Lance Russell at the Rapid City Legislative Crackerbarrel Meeting

South Dakota Rep. Lance Russell of District 30 was one of the featured speakers at the second Rapid City legislative crackerbarrel meeting today at the South Dakota School of Mines. Russell spoke about the discussions dominating the legislature concerning education funding, and specifically increasing teacher pay.

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Stephanie Maier

AFP Hosts Political Correctness Seminar in Rapid City

Americans for Prosperity South Dakota hosted a dinner and a special presentation this evening in Rapid City. The presentation was entitled “The Sordid History of Political Correctness” by the Grassroots Leadership Academy’s Stephanie Maier.

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Meeting: Reclaiming Our Republic

Meeting: Reclaiming Our Republic

Conservatives will be meeting in Rapid City on Saturday, January 16 from 9:00am to 11:30 am at the south side Pizza Ranch.

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Education: What Children Should Know Upon Graduation

Education: What Children Should Know Upon Graduation

There will be a meeting on curriculum and the Constitution Saturday with presentations from Mark the Freedom Poet, South Dakota Sen. Phil Jensen, South Dakota Rep. Lynn DiSanto, South Dakota House Candidate Tim Goodwin and Rapid City School Board Member Kate Thomas.

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Mark the Freedom Poet

The Freedom Club in Rapid City

South Dakota will see it’s first Freedom Club event in Rapid City on Saturday November 21 at 9:30.

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Children at the University of Santo Tomas internment camp right after liberation by US forces, 1945.

Rapid City Woman to Speak About WW2 Japanese-Occupied Philippines‏

Evelyn Lenton of Rapid City will talk about her childhood memories of the Japanese in Occupied Philippines during World War II, along with her midwife mother and three brothers, in Manila. One brother, Arthur age 15, was taken off to harvest crops and was never seen again.

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