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DWU speaker: Mistrust of ‘big’ befalls some SD senators

November 14, 2011 in The Daily Republic

South Dakotans are suspicious of things they perceive as big, according to a historian who spoke at the 2011 McGovern Conference on Monday in Mitchell.
Big government, big business and politicians who seem to have gotten too big for the state are often the target of public ire, said Northern State University political science professor Jon Schaff during the last of five sessions at the conference, held in the Sherman Center on the campus of Dakota Wesleyan University.
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