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SD Legislators Balance Budget, Adjourn Main Run

SD Legislators Balance Budget, Adjourn Main Run

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South Dakota legislators passed the 2015 budget late Friday, and adjourned the main run of the 2014 session.

Senator Jean Hunhoff of Yankton says they again had to make some tough dollar choices…………

Hunhoff says they were able to make some steps for post-secondary education………

Hunhoff says while there are always more needs than money, they did a pretty good job of balancing…………

Lawmakers are scheduled to return for one final day of the session on March 31st.

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