Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

Dakota Midday: Dakota Political Junkies

Lori Walsh talks with the Dakota Political Junkies. Jon Hunter and Roger Whittle discuss the state political headlines of the day. With more news this week of troubles in IHS services, the Junkies discuss the IHS Accountability Act of 2016 introduced last month by Senators John Thune and John Barasso. Thune, along with Senator Mike Rounds and Representative Kristi Noem are in the state this week for a town hall meeting, along with staff from the Indian Affairs Committee. The Junkies also discuss the responses of the South Dakota Congressional delegation to the terrorist attack in Orlando, Florida among other topics. Jon Hunter is publisher of the Madison Daily Leader. Roger Whittle is managing editor of the Watertown Public Opinion.

Lori Walsh is the host and senior producer of In the Moment.