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MERCER: Lawmakers, governor working on 2015 legislation

April 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — The 2014 legislative session ended March 31 in a matter of 10 minutes without any vetoes to consider on veto day. But discussions [[{“type”:”media”,”view_mode”:”media_preview”,”fid”:”634094″,”attributes”:{“alt”:”",”class”:”media-image”,”hei…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

MERCER: Lawmakers, governor working on 2015 legislation

April 7, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — The 2014 legislative session ended March 31 in a matter of 10 minutes without any vetoes to consider on veto day. But discussions [[{“type”:”media”,”view_mode”:”media_preview”,”fid”:”634094″,”attributes”:{“alt”:”",”class”:”media-image”,”hei…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

MERCER: Not all candidates misuse Legislature for their campaigns

February 23, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE —- Four members of the Legislature are seeking statewide office this year. With three weeks left in the 2014 legislative session, a good [[{“type”:”media”,”view_mode”:”media_preview”,”fid”:”554382″,”attributes”:{“alt”:”",”class”:”media-image…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

MERCER: Legislators don’t seem to listen on term limits

February 8, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — Never underestimate Charlie Hoffman.

[[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_preview","fid":"508860","attributes":{"alt":"","class":"media-image","height":"180","typeof":"foaf:Image","width":"180"}}]]He is a state representative from McPher…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

MERCER: SD’s women in politics: Hear ’em roar

February 3, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — The decision by state Rep. Susan Wismer to run for the Democratic nomination for governor means there could be at least three women [[{“type”:”media”,”view_mode”:”media_preview”,”fid”:”502724″,”attributes”:{“alt”:”",”class”:”media-image”,”…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

MERCER: Another beat-down for teacher morale

January 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — Talk about a fascinating political statement. State senators voted 19-16 the other day to reject a resolution recognizing South Dakota [[{“type”:”media”,”view_mode”:”media_preview”,”fid”:”497746″,”attributes”:{“alt”:”Bob Mercer, Capitol Co…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

MERCER: Another beat-down for teacher morale

January 26, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — Talk about a fascinating political statement. State senators voted 19-16 the other day to reject a resolution recognizing South Dakota [[{“type”:”media”,”view_mode”:”media_preview”,”fid”:”497746″,”attributes”:{“alt”:”Bob Mercer, Capitol Co…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

MERCER: Public records laws maintain trust

January 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — Open meeting laws and public records laws help our local and state government officials maintain integrity and trust. Oftentimes [[{“type”:”media”,”view_mode”:”media_preview”,”fid”:”491954″,”attributes”:{“alt”:”Bob Mercer, Capitol Correspo…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

MERCER: Regents want position focused on American Indian students

January 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — The state Board of Regents wants the Legislature to earmark $65,000 annually for a new position. It will be dedicated to American [[{“type”:”media”,”view_mode”:”media_preview”,”fid”:”439677″,”attributes”:{“alt”:”Bob Mercer, Capitol Corresp…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

MERCER: Regents want position focused on American Indian students

January 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — The state Board of Regents wants the Legislature to earmark $65,000 annually for a new position. It will be dedicated to American [[{“type”:”media”,”view_mode”:”media_preview”,”fid”:”439677″,”attributes”:{“alt”:”Bob Mercer, Capitol Corresp…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com