News

Democrats Demand Subpoenas

Democrats Demand Subpoenas

Photo: WNAX

South Dakota democratic legislative leaders held a news conference in Sioux Falls to ask for a broader investigation into the EB-5 economic development program.

 

House Minority Leader Bernie Hunhoff of Yankton says a legislative committee should call state officials and others connected to that program to appear before them…

 

Hunhoff says the legislature passed a bi-partisan resolution giving the Government Operations and Audit Committee the authority to continue the investigation…

 

Senate Minority Leader Jason Frerichs of Wilmot says the information about the investigation has changed…

 

Republican members of the committee have said they want to wait for any possible findings of an ongoing federal investigation.

Recent Headlines

in Local

New Superintendent for Sioux Falls Schools Not Unfamiliar With the Job

School Books

The Sioux Falls School District will be led by the current Superintendent of the Kearney (NE) School District.

in Local

Taxes and Fees For Roads and Bridges in SD Go Up April 1

road

The 2015 session of the South Dakota legislature has ended. Lawmakers had one final day on Monday to decide on three bills vetoed by Governor Dennis Daugaard.

in Local

South Dakota Legislative Session Ended

Bernie Hunhoff

The 2015 session of the South Dakota legislature has ended. Lawmakers had one final day on Monday to decide on three bills vetoed by Governor Dennis Daugaard.

in Local

Medicare Changes in House Budget Resolution

Kristi Noem

The US House passed a budget resolution that could make major changes in how Medicare operates.

in Local

SD Rail Service Getting Back On Track

Railroad Tracks

Access to rail car and costs were big problems for producers and elevators across South Dakota for most of the last year.