PIERRE, S.D. – The South Dakota Department of Tribal Relations (SDDTR) has partnered with the South Dakota Departments of Health and Social Services (SDDOH & SDDSS) to highlight ‘Partners in Health’ during this legislative session at the State-Tribal Relations Events on Feb. 27 and 28, 2018 in Pierre. […]
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Agriculture today announced that it is looking for innovative ideas to promote work and self-sufficiency among able-bodied adults participating in the department’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). The public is invited to provide input through a notice in the Federal Register. Comments […]
PIERRE, S.D. – Attorney General Marty Jackley confirms the Attorney General sponsored bill that would improve South Dakota’s Sex Offender Registry has unanimously passed out of the House Judiciary Committee Wednesday morning. “South Dakota’s Sex Offender Registry exceeds national standards, partners with our Reservation communities, and protects our children,” […]
By Nicole Smith Dahmen Since 20 children were gunned down at Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012, we’ve seen public calls for the release of crime scene photos – the idea being that the visceral horror evoked by images of young, brutalized bodies could spur some sort […]
Free and fair elections are a vital part of our democracy. Being able to cast a ballot, beginning at the age of 18, gives us a voice in the decisions being made at all levels of government. With the U.S. midterm elections coming up in November, it’s important […]
Saul Cornell, Fordham University The Second Amendment is one of the most frequently cited provisions in the American Constitution, but also one of the most poorly understood. The 27 words that constitute the Second Amendment seem to baffle modern Americans on both the left and right. Ironically, those […]
As of 10:02 mt, Saturday, February 17th 2018 the NRA has not issued a statement..
PIERRE, S.D. – The President has called for flags at half-staff as a mark of solemn respect for the victims of the terrible act of violence perpetrated at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida on Wednesday, February 14. In accordance with the President’s order, Gov. Dennis Daugaard […]