A Call To Shut Down The EPA In The US Senate Race

Oct 27, 2014

For U.S. Senate candidate and former Governor Mike Rounds the EPA has gone too far.  

A small deer thinks about crossing Bear Butte Creek downstream from the Gilt Edge Superfund Site in the Black Hills.
Credit Amy Varland

Rounds and many others say the Environmental Protection Agency is an example of oversized federal government abusing its power and meddling too much in the livelihoods of people in South Dakota.
Rounds has spoken publically about eliminating the EPA, often to the cheers of those gathered in the crowd.
SDPB’s Charles Michael Ray asks what it would really mean if the EPA went away in South Dakota.