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Rounds responds after former president Trump called him a 'jerk' | Jan 10

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On today's update

The former president of the United States is calling one of South Dakota’s sitting U.S. Senators a “jerk.” Donald Trump made the statement against Senator Mike Rounds after telling ABC news the 20-20 election results were correct.

South Dakota US Senator John Thune says he’s seeking re-election. The announcement ends months of speculation about whether the second-ranking Republican in the US Senate would run again.

The Board of Regents is asking lawmakers for around $240 million in state general funds for fiscal year 2023.

Thunder Valley Community Development Corporation hopes to change the destructive narrative of a small unincorporated town -- and the connection it has with the people of Pine Ridge.

And more.

Megan hosts All Things Considered and the SDPB News podcast.
Joshua is the business and economics reporter with SDPB News.