Archive for January 22nd, 2012

Senator Stan Adelstein

RC Legislative Crackerbarrel: Drivers License Procedures

A legislative crackerbarrel meeting was held Saturday morning at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology regarding the 2012 South Dakota Legislative session. A question was asked regarding a proposal by Senator Stan Adelstein to make it easier to get or renew a driver’s license.  A few years ago, in response to federal requirements, regulations were changed and driver’s license procedures have become quite an ordeal for man people.

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RC Legislative Crackerbarrel: Drug Testing for Welfare Recipients

RC Legislative Crackerbarrel: Drug Testing for Welfare Recipients

A legislative crackerbarrel meeting was held Saturday morning at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology regarding the 2012 South Dakota Legislative session. This video clip shows a question about Rep. Mark Kirkeby’s plans to introduce a bill that would allow drug testing for welfare recipients who are suspected of using illegal recreational drugs.

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RC Legislative Crackerbarrel: Education Question

RC Legislative Crackerbarrel: Education Question

A legislative crackerbarrel meeting was held Saturday morning at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology regarding the 2012 South Dakota Legislative session.  This video clip shows a question and response about legislative actions on education in South Dakota.  Specifically mentioned were Governor Dennis Daugaard’s proposals, tenure , and also looking not only at teachers but administrative staff.

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RC Legislative Crackerbarrel: Rep. Don Kopp on Constitutional Carry Bill

RC Legislative Crackerbarrel: Rep. Don Kopp on Constitutional Carry Bill

A legislative crackerbarrel meeting was held this morning at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology regarding the 2012 South Dakota Legislative session. Several questions were taken on HB 1015, the Constitutional Carry bill, which was voted down in the House Judiciary Committee on Friday. This is a video clip of Rep. Don Kopp, the prime sponsor of the bill, answering questions about the bill from two separate citizens.

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Rapid City Legislative Crackerbarrel 1/21/2012: Full Video

Rapid City Legislative Crackerbarrel 1/21/2012: Full Video

The first legislative crackerbarrel in Rapid City for the 2012 South Dakota Legislative Session was held yesterday at the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology. This video features the entire 2 hour meeting, including presentations by selected legislators and a lengthy question and answer session.

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39 Years of Court-Sanctioned Bloodshed

39 Years of Court-Sanctioned Bloodshed

JANUARY 22, 1973, the Supreme Court decisions of Roe v. Wade and Doe v. Bolton allowed abortion in all nine months of pregnancy. 23 years later, Norma McCorvey, who was the “Jane Roe” in the Roe v. Wade suit, said on ABC’s World News Tonight, Norma McCorvey said: “I think abortion’s wrong. I think what I did with Roe v. Wade was wrong.”

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