Politics

Sioux Empire Podcast 143 KELO AM Newstalk 1320’s Greg Belfrage

This week The Sioux Empire Podcast welcomes KELO AM Newstalk 1320’s Greg Belfrage to the big green couch.

Committee Amends SB 22: Hemp CBD No Longer in Jeopardy

SDPB is reporting that hemp-derived cannabidiol, or CBD, is on its way to being clearly removed from a list of scheduled drugs in South Dakota.

Viral video of teens taunting Natives draws mass condemnation

Outrage this weekend after dozens of teens from a school in Kentucky -– some wearing bright red “Make America Great Again” baseball caps — mocked and chanted over the voices of a small group of Native Americans who were singing on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial.

Sioux Empire 133 Who’s the Boss with Nathan Hults

For centuries historians have asked, Who’s the Boss? This week The Sioux Empire Podcast answers that question with the help of our guest Nathan Hults, comedian and co-owner of Boss’ Comedy Club.

Lawmakers asking voters to extend legislative terms?

Because telling you where to go to the bathroom is hard work.

Mike Rounds To Host Telephone Townhall 1/16/2019

On Wednesday, January 16, 2019, at 8:00 p.m. CT/7:00 p.m. MT, Mike Rounds will be hosting a one-hour live, toll-free telephone townhall, and you are invited to join.

South Dakota legislative committee to revisit CBD oil bill after public backlash

Legislators are revisiting language in the state’s regular update to the list of controlled substances after facing public pushback regarding the bill’s scheduling of cannabidiol, often called CBD oil.

Not Again: Bill to gut high school transgender policy

Legislation aimed at transgender students participating in South Dakota high school athletics was introduced today.