Category: Government

Tapio: ‘Broken Promises and Lost Opportunities’ on Non-Meandered Waters Bill

South Dakota Congressional Candidate and Watertown State Senator, Neal Tapio Monday expressed disappointment regarding SB 199, a bill meant to end a long simmering state feud over the balance between private land owners and sportsmen who believe in public access to bodies of water for angling and recreational use on private land. Tapio and 18…

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Memo: Alleged DNC, DOJ Conspiracy Against Trump ‘Worst Political Scandal in U.S. History’

The release of a U.S. House Intelligence Committee memo detailing an alleged Democrat plot to manufacture a Department of Justice investigation against candidate and now, President Donald Trump is sending shockwaves across the nation and has South Dakota GOP Congressional candidate, Neal Tapio calling for a full investigation and potentially, charges of treason against the…

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Tapio Keeps Legislative Drug Testing Alive; ‘Sets Example for State’s Youth’

  After a similar House bill (HB 1133) was killed in committee Wednesday, another version of a controversial bill requiring mandatory drug testing for South Dakota legislators has now passed the Senate Judiciary Committee and is headed for a vote on the Senate floor. The move comes after Attorney General Marty Jackley proposed new, harsher…

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People Deserve Answers on GearUp

District 5 South Dakota State Senator Neal Tapio says despite months of investigation and poignant testimony, he believes South Dakotans are still not being given the full picture of the events that led to the firing of a state employee who tried to blow the whistle on the scandal-ridden Gear Up Program, a Federal grant…

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