VA to Close Hot Springs Facility

January 6, 2017 Secretary McDonald’s Decision Comes Weeks After Hearing Concerns From Hot Springs Community WASHINGTON — U.S. Sens. John Thune (R-S.D.) and Mike Rounds (R-S.D.), a member of the Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee, and U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem (R-S.D.) today issued the following joint statement after U.S. Department […]

Democrats Respond to Attorney General Jackley’s Newfound Interest in Government Transparency and Ethics

January 5, 2017 SIOUX FALLS – The South Dakota Democratic  Party released the following statement in response to reports that South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley will introduce new whistle-blower protections and criminal conflicts-of-interest penalties for public officials: “As Attorney General, Marty Jackley often had a weak and delayed response […]