Two more law enforcement officers expressed doubt with the account South Dakota Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg has given of what happened in a September 2020 incident where he struck and killed Joe Boever outside of Highmore, South Dakota.
Senate Democrats say it’s important to pass federal legislation to ensure each person’s right to vote. Republican senators say bills have been passed to extend voting rights and the power of changing voting laws should remain at the state level.
Several law enforcement officials who led the investigation into a fatal crash involving South Dakota Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg are set to testify before a legislative committee considering his impeachment.
Governor Kristi Noem has released a new campaign ad touting her record "protecting girls sports." However, the ad, and the decision to air in national television markets, have drawn the ire of many of her opponents.
South Dakota’s rapid-fire legislative session is kicking off with lawmakers prepared to debate legalizing marijuana, how to spend nearly $1 billion in federal coronavirus relief and what to do with several bills touching on some of the nation’s most incendiary social issues.
In his first television interview since the passing of his wife Jean in November, Senator Mike Rounds opens up about his struggle through the last several weeks, and what the future might hold for him, both politically and personally.
Sherry Bren testified before the Government Operations and Audit Committee (GOAC) that the circumstances under which Governor Kristi Noem's daughter, Kassidy Peters, received her appraisal licenses were highly unusual. She also testified that she was forced to quit her job unwillingly.
The South Dakota Government Operations and Audit Committee (GOAC) is set to hear from Sherry Bren for the first time since the Associated Press reported on a controversy involving Bren and a meeting with Governor Kristi Noem and other state officials at the Governor's Mansion in July 2020.
Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg is slated to be impeached by the South Dakota State Legislature. A month after that committee was officially formed by a vote of the South Dakota State House, no more meetings have been scheduled, and next to no new updates have come out.
In delivering her budget address, Governor Kristi Noem attempted to strike a balance between her deep-seeded fiscal conservatism, and coming up with a plan for the millions of COVID relief dollars the state intends to spend from Biden's American Rescue Plan.
The South Dakota Speaker of the House and the Legislative Research Council will face a second lawsuit from newspaper organizations regarding his decision to not release the names of the people signed onto the special session petition.
The South Dakota State Legislature's Government Operations and Audit Committee (GOAC) will hear from Sherry Bren at a later date regarding the state's appraisal program and a close door meeting that she attended with Governor Kristi Noem.
Former South Dakota Speaker of the House and current State Representative Steve Haugaard (R-Sioux Falls) is holding a news conference Wednesday, where he is expected to announce he will run for South Dakota Governor in 2022.
The South Dakota State Legislature's Government Operations and Audit Committee has agreed to subpoena documents and testimony regarding how Governor Kristi Noem's daughter received a real estate appraisal licenses in 2020.