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Americans for Tax Reform State Legislator Taxpayer Protection Pledge

Americans for Tax Reform State Legislator Taxpayer Protection Pledge

South Dakota Citizen’s for Liberty is hosting a press conference at 1:30 pm Thursday, November 3, 2016, at the Ronald Reagan statue at the corner of 6th St and St Joseph in downtown Rapid City.

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GOP Backing Abortion in the South Dakota Legislature

GOP Backing Abortion in the South Dakota Legislature

Is there a Republican legislator in your district who is secretly an abortion-supporting Planned Parenthood minion ? If you live in Brookings or Sioux Falls (or District 34 in Rapid City), then there’s a pretty good chance that the answer to that question is “Yes”.

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South Dakota Legislative Candidate Survey

South Dakota Legislative Candidate Survey

This email went out tonight from the South Dakota NonPartisan Poll. It is regarding a poll which was sent out this weekend to all South Dakota legislative candidates, Democrat and Republican.

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State Rep. Dan Dryden Died

State Rep. Dan Dryden Died

South Dakota State Rep. Dan Dryden of Rapid City passed away this morning. Dryden had represented District 34 in the State House of Representatives since 2011 and was the vice chair of the House Appropriations Committee.

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Money Flows Once Taxpayers are Securely on the Hook

Money Flows Once Taxpayers are Securely on the Hook

Remember a few months ago when RINO Governor Dennis Daugaard and his minions in the legislature told us we just had to have a $107 million tax increase to raise teacher pay? Now we learn about $2 million in “found” money in Rapid City that will go to give big salary boosts to people who aren’t teachers.

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2016 American Clarion SD Legislative Scorecard

2016 American Clarion SD Legislative Scorecard

The 2016 South Dakota legislative scorecard from American Clarion is now available online. This is the first time American Clarion has put together a scorecard which scores legislative votes during the last legislative session.

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FHA Applauds Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act Passage

FHA Applauds Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act Passage

The “Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act” (SB 72) becomes law in South Dakota on July 1, thanks to the overwhelming support of our compassionate legislators and Governor Dennis Daugaard. South Dakota has become the 13th state to take this step toward life and the sanctity thereof!

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Override Sought for Daugaard Restroom Protection Bill Veto

Override Sought for Daugaard Restroom Protection Bill Veto

I just got word that Rep. Fred Deutsch, the sponsor of the bill, has changed his mind and will seek to override the governor’s veto in both the house and senate. According to the representative who approached me, there are more than enough votes on the House side, but they are four votes short of a veto override on the Senate side.

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Locker room (Source: Wikimedia Commons)

FHA Laments Missed Opportunity on Transgender Bill

We sincerely believe that the Governor missed an opportunity to get out in front of this issue and help accommodate both sides in a peaceful and respectful manner.

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RINO Governor Vetoes Transgender Restroom Protection Bill

RINO Governor Vetoes Transgender Restroom Protection Bill

Sadly, I was not too surprised when I read that South Dakota’s RINO Governor Dennis Daugaard vetoed HB 1008, a bill which simply said what people considered “Duh-level obvious” just a few years ago, i.e. that if you are a biological male, you are to use the male’s restroom/locker room, and if you are a biological female, you are to use the female’s restroom/locker room.

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