Marty Jackley Discusses Governor's Race

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South Dakota Attorney General Marty Jackley is running for governor. He joined us in the studio for a look at his campaign initiatives.

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#SDElection18 Explainer: Amendment Y

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The June primary includes a vote on changes to Marsy's Law, which was implemented by South Dakota voters in 2016. SDPB's news team breaks down the changes in this video explainer.

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Fact Check: Republican Gubernatorial Candidate

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SDPB's news team has dug into the details with a fact-checked transcript of our Republican Gubernatorial debate held May 29, 2018 in SDPB's Vermillion studio.

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VIDEO: 2018 US House Republican Primary Debate and Fact-Checked Transcript

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Video and fact-checked transcript from SDPB's US House Republican Primary debate held May 24, 2018 at SDPB's Vermillion studio.

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VIDEO: 2018 Gubernatorial Republican Primary Debate

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Video from SDPB's Gubernatorial Republican Primary debate held May 29, 2018 at SDPB's Vermillion studio.

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Initiated Measure 22

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An Act to revise campaign finance and lobbying laws, creates an ethics commission and democracy credit program.

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Referred Law 20

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SDPB's South Dakota Focus takes a closer look at Referred Law 20 an Act to Establish a youth Minimum Wage.

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Constitutional Amendment U

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Whether or not to set statutory interest rates for loans.

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Initiated Measure 21

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Set a maximum finance charge for certain licensed money lenders.

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Lake Area Tech Class Of 2015 Graduation Ceremony

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The graduation ceremony for Lake Area Tech with President Barack Obama giving the commencement speech to the class of 2015.

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The Roosevelts: An Intimate History

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Ken Burns’s seven-part documentary weaves the stories of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt, three members of one of the most prominent and influential families in American politics. The 14-hour series marks the first time their individual stories have been woven into a single narrative.

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U.S. Operations Killed Two Hostages Held By Al-Qaida, Including American

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President Obama offered his "grief and condolences" to the families of the American and Italian aid workers killed in a U.S. counterterrorism operation in January. Both men were held hostage by al-Qaida.

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America's Front Yard: National Mall

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The design of the National Mall involved converting tidal flats, forests and farmland into the major landmarks we see today. Designer Pierre Charles L’Enfant placed major landmarks on high points, with the Capitol Building on the highest spot.

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5 Things You Should Know About Sen. Rand Paul

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Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul announced his bid for the White House Tuesday on his website. Here are five things you should know about Senator Rand Paul.

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'James Baker - The Man Who Made Washington Work'

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Watch the story of James A. Baker III, a remarkable politician and statesman who represents a time when a divided Congress got things done, and when presidents and politicians worked together. Baker, now 84, helped get three presidents elected, served in top posts for two of them and was a central player in some of the most momentous events of the late 20th century.

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