District 24 Legislators Give Reaction To State Of The State Address

PIERRE — The District 24 Legislative Delegation is reacting to Governor Kristi Noem’s State of the State address. First year House member Will Mortenson says Noem built on the foundation laid during her budget address in December…

Senator Mary Duvall says Noem did a good job reflecting why South Dakota is a good place to live…

Representative Mike Weisgram agrees with Duvall’s take on families and expanded from there…

Weisgram says Noem awarding the Governor’s Award of Heroism to Hughes County Chief Deputy Lee Weber brought a pause and tear to him as he watched the speech. Duvall says she would have liked to have heard more from the Governor on her proposal to merge the departments of Ag and D-E-N-R together.