Legislative Session

SDPB News: Sep 2

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How do state lawmakers plan to spend coronavirus relief money sent by the federal government since late March? Plus, how are South Dakota health officials talking about recent coronavirus-related deaths despite seeing large amounts of new cases appearing in the state? All this and more in today’s SDPB News Podcast. Find it on Apple Podcasts or Spotify today.

News: 10 - 17

Apr 17, 2020
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In this week's news podcast, leading state democrats and republicans reflect of the 2020 legislative session, Sanford Research joins us for a talk about hydroxychloroquine and the statewide clinical trial, and much more.

Kris Langer: Session Reflection

Apr 16, 2020
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In The Moment ... April 16, 2020 Show 797 Hour 2

With all that surrounds the pandemic that's happening, the fact that the 2020 South Dakota legislative session ended not too long ago seems to be nothing but a memory. We get a chance now to catch up and ask what went well and to put into context the very important issues that were tackled. Joining us today is Kris Langer, she is Majority Leader in the South Dakota Senate.

 

Troy Heinert & Jamie Smith

Apr 15, 2020
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In The Moment ... April 15, 2020 Show 796 Hour 1

With the 2020 South Dakota legislative session behind us, what went particularly well and what work was most important to the legislators? The coronavirus pandemic has affected many and more than likely will affect what was done and what is yet to be done. Troy Heinert is Assistant Minority Leader in the SD Senate, and Jamie Smith is Minority Leader in the SD House of Representatives.

Lee Strubinger: Veto Day Recap

Mar 31, 2020
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In The Moment ... March 31, 2020 Show 785 Hour 1

Now, we see what happened to the Governor's 10 bill legislative package and the state budget during yesterday's Veto Day. SDPB's Lee Strubinger joins us with more.

Statehouse: Mar 10

Mar 10, 2020
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The Statehouse podcast is SDPB Radio's legislative podcast that features a compilation of the top stories coming from Pierre.

Politics and public policy reporting is supported by The Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

Legislative Roundtable

Mar 9, 2020
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In The Moment ... March 9, 2020 Show 769 Hour 2

We welcome our South Dakota Public Broadcasting journalists to the program as we look at news from the South Dakota state legislative session.  

Politics and public policy reporting is supported by The Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

Statehouse: Mar 5

Mar 5, 2020
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The Statehouse podcast is SDPB Radio's legislative podcast that features a compilation of the top stories coming from Pierre.

Today, hear how in the session’s final days, Republican lawmakers are expecting to make some tough compromises on the state’s budget. But Democratic leaders say it’s time to dip into the budget reserves. This and more...

Politics and public policy reporting is supported by The Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

Deb Soholt: Session So Far

Mar 4, 2020
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In The Moment ... March 4, 2020 Show 766 Hour 2

Deb Soholt is a state senator and represents district 14, Minnehaha County. She joins us to discuss the session so far along with the mental health legislative package.

Politics and public policy reporting is supported by The Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

Statehouse: Feb 27

Feb 27, 2020
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The Statehouse podcast is SDPB Radio's legislative podcast that features a compilation of the top stories coming from Pierre.

 Politics and public policy reporting is supported by The Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

  

Statehouse: Feb 21

Feb 21, 2020
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The Statehouse podcast is SDPB Radio's legislative podcast that features a compilation of the top stories coming from Pierre.

  Politics and public policy reporting is supported by The Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

News: Feb 15 - 21

Feb 21, 2020
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In this week's news podcast, you'll hear special reports from SDPB's Seth Tupper and Lee Strubinger, two of our Dakota Political Junkies' view on free speech in South Dakota, and more.

Statehouse: Feb 20

Feb 20, 2020
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The Statehouse podcast is SDPB Radio's legislative podcast that features a compilation of the top stories coming from Pierre. Today you'll hear about Senate Bill 6, and why SD lawmakers are keeping ingestion of a controlled substance a felony.

 

 

  Politics and public policy reporting is supported by The Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

Legislative Roundtable

Feb 18, 2020
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In The Moment ... February 18, 2020 Show 755 Hour 2

We welcome our South Dakota Public Broadcasting journalists to the program as we look at news from the South Dakota state legislative session.  

 
Politics and public policy reporting is supported by The Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

 

Ellie Krug: Bridging Divides

Feb 18, 2020
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In The Moment ... February 18, 2020 Show 755 Hour 1

Statehouse: Feb 13-14, 2020

Feb 18, 2020
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The Statehouse podcast is SDPB Radio's legislative podcast that features a compilation of the top stories coming from Pierre. 

 

Politics and public policy reporting is supported by The Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

  

News: Feb 8 - 14

Feb 14, 2020
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In this week's news podcast, SDPB's Seth Tupper joins us for a discussion about the South Dakota economy, the Dakota Political Junkies talk SD's top political headlines, SDPB's Victoria Wicks brings us a special report, and Kevin Woster talks the future of local newspapers in South Dakota.

Statehouse: Feb 11, 2020

Feb 11, 2020
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The Statehouse podcast is SDPB Radio's legislative podcast that features a compilation of the top stories coming from Pierre. 

Today you'll hear about the failure of House Bill 1057, and provisions for replacing long-term care facilities.

Politics and public policy reporting is supported by The Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

  

Statehouse: Feb 10, 2020

Feb 10, 2020
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The Statehouse podcast is SDPB Radio's legislative podcast that features a compilation of the top stories coming from Pierre. 

Today, you'll hear from what SDPB reporters have been focusing on and what they'll be focusing on this week. This and more.

Politics and public policy reporting is supported by The Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

  

Statehouse: Feb 7, 2020

Feb 7, 2020
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The Statehouse podcast is SDPB Radio's legislative podcast that features a compilation of the top stories coming from Pierre. 

You'll hear about a bill to allow sports gambling in South Dakota has started its journey through the Legislature, and how House Republicans are rejecting an amendment that would add tribal IDs as a valid identification to register to vote. All this and more in today's Statehouse Podcast.

 

Politics and public policy reporting is supported by The Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

 

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In The Moment ... February 5, 2020 Show 747 Hour 2

Local reaction to the State of the Union address, the impeachment process continues, and a look into the ongoing legislative session in Pierre. It's Wednesday and time for our weekly get together with the Dakota Political Junkies. 

Joining us are Jon Schaff, professor of Political Science at Northern State University, and former South Dakota State Senator Tom Dempster.

Statehouse: Jan 30, 2020

Jan 30, 2020
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The Statehouse podcast is SDPB Radio's legislative podcast that features a compilation of the top stories coming from Pierre. 

Governor Kristi Noem delivered the end of the week press conference... this and more in today's Statehouse Podcast.

 

Politics and public policy reporting is supported by The Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

Statehouse: Jan 29, 2020

Jan 29, 2020
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The Statehouse podcast is SDPB Radio's legislative podcast that features a compilation of the top stories coming from Pierre. 

In today's edition, you will hear how Republicans in the House Judiciary committee are pushing forward a bill that criminalizes brokering commercial surrogacy, and an effort to continue rolling back gun restrictions in South Dakota stumbled out of the gate this week in the Legislature, but it’s just the first of several gun debates that will happen this winter in Pierre... All this and more in today's Statehouse Podcast.

 

 

Statehouse: Jan 28, 2020

Jan 28, 2020
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The Statehouse podcast is SDPB Radio's legislative podcast that features a compilation of the top stories coming from Pierre. 

In today's edition, you will hear about a bill that look to place a ban on the banning of plastic straws and bags. All this and more in today's Statehouse podcast.

 

Politics and public policy reporting is supported by The Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

Statehouse: Jan 27, 2020

Jan 27, 2020
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The Statehouse podcast is SDPB Radio's legislative podcast that features a compilation of the top stories coming from Pierre. 

In today's edition, you will hear about new legislation looking to make hemp a new cash crop, Governor Noem's current take on House bill 1057, and more.

 

Politics and public policy reporting is supported by The Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

News: Jan 18 - 24

Jan 24, 2020
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In this week's news, a panel of SDPB reporters discuss what they have been covering during the legislative session. The South Dakota Farm Bureau Federation President joins us to talk about trade, USMCA, and how South Dakota looks to benefit. And the Dakota Political Junkies joined Lori for a look at South Dakota's top political headlines.

Have a story idea? Send an e-mail to InTheMoment@SDPB.org.

Statehouse: Jan 23, 2020

Jan 23, 2020
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The Statehouse podcast is SDPB Radio's legislative podcast that features a compilation of the top stories coming from Pierre. 

In today's edition, you will hear how House Republicans are advancing a bill they say protects transgender children from undergoing irreversible procedures, a school that has adopted the "JAG" program, and more.

 

Statehouse: Jan 22, 2020

Jan 22, 2020
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The Statehouse podcast is SDPB Radio's legislative podcast that features a compilation of the top stories coming from Pierre. 

In today's edition, you will hear a report from the Dakota Political Junkies, how House Republicans are advancing a bill they say protects transgender children from undergoing irreversible procedures, and more.

 

Politics and public policy reporting is supported by The Center for Western Studies at Augustana University

 

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In The Moment ... January 8, 2019 Show 729 Hour 2

What were the top news stories of 2019? What lies ahead for the next legislative session in Pierre? And what is South Dakota's congressional delegation saying about the situation between the U.S. and Iran? It's our first Dakota Political Junkies get together of the new year. We welcome Michael Card, associate professor of Political Science at the University of South Dakota, and Sioux Falls Argus Leader Investigative Reporter and Columnist Jonathan Ellis.

Dakota Digest for January 29, 2016

Jan 29, 2016
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On this week's edition of Dakota Digest, the state legislature has concluded its work for the month of January. This week the top topics were Transgender students and bathrooms in public schools, education, medicaid expansion, and daylight savings time.

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