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No Deal….Federal Government Shuts Down…

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No Deal….Federal Government Shuts Down…

The House and Senate failed to reach any budget agreement last night, forcing the federal government toward a shutdown.

South Dakota Senator John Thune made his position clear as the final votes approached…Thune says he thinks the public will ultimately support the repeal of the Affordable Care Act, which is the republicans goal…

Thune says they are frustrated because the President will not negotiate with them………

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Making headlines this week

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A look at the big stories that made news this week and the headlines you may have missed.

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Americans are really angry with Washington

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Americans are angry with the handling of issues ranging from healthcare reform to the rise of Islamic State militants.

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Rail Plan Approved

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The state Rail Board approved the new South Dakota rail plan at their meeting this week.

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Siren Project Nixed

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Bidding for the emergency siren project in the lake area of Yankton closed yesterday, but at their meeting yesterday afternoon, Commission members agreed not to go ahead with the project and to reject any received bids.

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Minnesota Farm Bureau Members Lobbying Congress

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Minnesota Farm Bureau members are in Washington D.C. this week making hill visits. Cass County Farm Bureau President Miles Kuschel,…