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South Dakota

Liberty Counsel’s Letter to the Sioux Falls Mayor and City Counsel Explaining Why the New SOGI Ordinance Should be Rejected5/30/2016

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Council Must ‘Reject’ Amendment to Ordinance5/26/2016

Read Linda Schauer’s “My Voice” column regarding the Sioux Falls proposed city ordinance granting special rights to people who practice homosexual and transgender behavior.  READ MORE

Transgender Bathrooms in South Dakota’s Public Schools? Not On Our Watch!5/17/2016

The safety and privacy of your children and grandchildren are in great peril! On Friday, May 13, the Obama administration issued orders calling for all public schools and universities to permit transgender students to use restrooms and locker rooms corresponding to their gender identity instead of their biological sex. This lawless directive – which came […]  READ MORE

My Voice: Minimize government involvement in preschools5/12/2016

State Legislative Liaison’s letter to the editor posted on Argus Leader website.  READ MORE

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

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