Representative Kent Peterson reflects on the 2022 legislative session
This video is from SDPB's news program, South Dakota Focus.
South Dakota is one of a few states with a citizen legislature. After convening in Pierre, lawmakers return to their home districts and their full-time jobs. Many didn't expect to run for a public office, much less achieve a leadership position in the state legislature.
We visit Representative Peterson to discuss how things unfolded this year.