Peri Pourier

In The Moment ... March 27, 2019 Show 544 Hour 2

The Voices in Democracy conversation continues with Chuck Parkinson, host of Where Do We Got From Here? His guest is Peri Pourier, a Representative from Disrict 27.

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Two controversial bills addressing the cost of hosting pipelines have landed on the governor's desk ready for Kristi Noem's signature.

One law sets up a fund to pay for the pipeline-related costs incurred by state and local governments.

The other introduces the term "riot boosting" and links the actions of rioters to the organizations that support their causes.

Kealey Bultena


Two incumbent Republican state legislators are contesting the residency of two newly elected Democratic Oglala Lakota lawmakers.

They say the two don’t meet the requirement of residing in South Dakota for two years preceding an election.

Over the weekend, Representative Julie Frye-Mueller and Senator Phil Jensen announced they were filing challenges against District 27’s Peri Pourier in the House, and Red Dawn Foster in the Senate.


In The Moment ... December 17, 2018 Show 481 Hour 1

Chuck Parkinson is the host of Where Do We Go From Here on SDPB. This month his panel was a group of female freshman legislators. SDPB's Lee Strubinger has this recap.

Meet The Candidates - Peri Pourier

Oct 24, 2018
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In The Moment ... October 24. 2018 Show 447 Hour 1

South Dakota Public Broadcasting introduces you to the candidates of the 2018 election.

We have invited each candidate to join us for live interviews on In The Moment between now and November.

Today we welcome Peri Pourier. She is a Democrat out of District 27 and is running for State Representative.