CONCERNED WOMEN FOR AMERICA Legislative Action Committee

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South Dakota

CWA of South Dakota Spring Newsletter Now Available!4/20/2016

Read and share with friends and family.  READ MORE

Philosophy Main Concern with New Supreme Court Justice4/7/2016

State Director’s letter to the editor posted on The Daily Republic.  READ MORE

Defending the U.S. Constitution3/29/2016

State Director’s letter to the editor posted on the Argus Leader.  READ MORE

Update on South Dakota Pain Capable Bill3/9/2016

SB72, An Act to prohibit the abortion of an unborn child who is capable of experiencing pain and to provide a penalty therefor, passed in the House Monday with a vote of 59-7.  Check the votes here.  It had previously passed in the Senate.  Check those Senate votes here. SB72 has had several amendments and […]  READ MORE

Attempt to Override Gov. Daugaard Failed3/4/2016

“Woe to those who call evil good and good evil:  Who put darkness for light and light for darkness; Who put bitter for sweet and sweet for bitter!” –Isaiah 5:20 Unfortunately, the attempt to override the governor’s veto of HB1008 failed in the House yesterday.  You can check the votes here.  We wanted a YES […]  READ MORE

Override Gov. Daugaard’s Veto3/3/2016

“Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.” (Galatians 6:9) As you know, Gov. Daugaard vetoed HB1008, the Student Privacy bill.  There will be an attempt to override the veto in the House this afternoon.   We are hoping the override will […]  READ MORE

Governor Vetoes School Privacy Bill3/2/2016

Dear CWA Friends, By now you have probably heard that yesterday Gov. Daugaard vetoed HB1008, the student privacy bill.  I’m sure you are as disappointed as we are.  The governor cited “liability concerns” for his reason for rejecting this good bill. You may read my quote in the Argus Leader in response to the Governor’s […]  READ MORE

CWA of South Dakota February 29 Legislative Update2/29/2016

“For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the powers of this dark world and against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly realms.” (Ephesians 6:12) Alcohol on SD College Campuses SB102,  An Act to allow certain alcoholic beverage licenses and special event alcoholic beverage licenses to be issued […]  READ MORE

URGENT – CWA of South Dakota February 29 Legislative Update2/29/2016

“Therefore put on the full armor of God, so that when the day of evil comes, you may be able to stand your ground, and after you have done everything, to stand.” (Ephesians 6:13) Please pray and take action on these bills this morning.  Thank you! Alcohol on SD College Campuses SB102,  An Act to allow certain alcoholic […]  READ MORE

CWA of South Dakota February 24 Legislative Update2/24/2016

“Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.” (Galatians 6:9) Calls Needed to Gov. Daugaard on the Student Privacy Bill HB1008 is currently on the Governor’s desk awaiting his signature.  Urge him to sign HB1008, the student privacy bill. The […]  READ MORE

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