Category: Defense

Neal Tapio for Congress: On Target for the 2nd Amendment

Congressional candidate Neal Tapio spent some time honing his pistol marksmanship on the Department of Criminal Investigation range in Pierre, recently. “The 2nd Amendment exists not for hunters and sportsmen, but for citizens to defend themselves against threat and as a deterrent against any would be tyrant, foreign or domestic,” Tapio said. “Without the 2nd…

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Tapio Supports Jerusalem Capital Recognition

South Dakota Republican lawmakers will formally announce solidarity with the nation of Israel and recent action by the Trump administration recognizing Jerusalem as the capital of the Jewish state. State Senator Neal Tapio of Watertown, Representative Lee Qualm of Desmet, Representative Steve Haugaard of Sioux Falls and Representative Al Novstrup of Aberdeen are acknowledging the…

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“You are my heroes.” Tapio Honors Gold Star Mom and Purple Heart Recipient

From the floor of the South Dakota Senate, Senator Neal Tapio of Watertown took time to acknowledge and honor two veterans of the global ‘War on Terrorism,’ who know exactly what it means to sacrifice for their nation. Gold Star Mother Christine Bestgen lost her son, Army SPC Dennis Jensen in a bridging accident in…

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