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Tapio Challenges South Dakota Leaders to End Refugee Resettlement in South Dakota

With a looming showdown over the Federal Refugee Resettlement Program scheduled for Wednesday’s Senate State Affairs Committee in Pierre, congressional candidate and Watertown State Senator Neal Tapio is issuing a challenge to every elected leader and political candidate in South Dakota: Find the courage to have an open and honest dialogue about Islamic terrorism and…

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Tapio Moves to End Refugee Resettlement in South Dakota

South Dakota Congressional Candidate and Watertown State Senator, Neal Tapio is bringing some of the nation’s leading experts on Islamic radicalization  to provide testimony in support of his legislation that would end refugee resettlement in South Dakota from any of the five nations mentioned in President Donald Trump’s travel ban.  Several invited guests will educate…

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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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Tapio Sides with Microwbrew Bill Against ‘Distributorship Monopoly’

  GOP Congressional candidate and State Senator, Neal Tapio believes South Dakota’s thriving microbrewery industry would do even better if they could produce more suds and still legally sell their own products to stores and restaurants independently, rather than being forced to sell to large distributorships who monopolize the wholesale liquor industry in South Dakota….

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Tapio Battle Against ‘Peaceful Jihad’ Gains National Support

While beset and embattled by politically correct liberal critics in his home state of South Dakota, Congressional candidate and State Senator, Neal Tapio is garnering national support and attention by conservative media outlets for his outspoken identification of the silent Jihad of refugee resettlement and his efforts to defeat it. Leo Hohmann, a veteran investigative…

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Tapio Supports HB1120 for Home schoolers: ‘Let the Kids Play’

Congressional candidate and Watertown State Senator Neal Tapio issued a statement of support today for HB 1120, a bill that would allow unfettered access to public school sports and activities by homeschool families, without requiring them to be enrolled as students in local school districts. “As the slogan so rightly says, ‘Let the Kids Play,’”…

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SD Senate Rejects Resolution Calling Radical Islam Cause of Terrorism

South Dakota Congressional Candidate and Watertown State Senator, Neal Tapio this week introduced a concurrent resolution formally acknowledging the full implementation of Islamic Law, known as  Sharia Law, as the root cause of the global war on terrorism and challenging South Dakota businesses, organizations and political leaders to support the resolution in a show of…

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Notes from Neal: Please Support My Efforts In Clearly Defining the War on Islamic Terror

Dear Fellow South Dakotans, Since September 11, 2001, I have watched as patriotic Americans have fought and sacrificed their limbs and their lives in an endless war on terror.  We can no longer afford to avoid the root cause of the war on terror. We need to face this problem head on.  I’ve decided to…

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Tapio Introduces Resolution Formally Linking Fundamentalist Islam and Terrorism, Continues Fight

South Dakota Congressional Candidate and Watertown State Senator, Neal Tapio this week introduces a concurrent resolution which formally acknowledges fundamentalist Islam and Sharia Law as the root causes of the global war on terrorism and challenges South Dakota businesses, organizations and political leaders to support the resolution in a show of unified support of America’s…

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Neal Tapio for Congress Announcement Tour Highlights

With stops in Watertown, Sioux Falls, Aberdeen and Rapid City, GOP Congressional Candidate, Neal Tapio makes his official entrance into the 2018 race for U.S. House on January 30, 2018.   See why people are on board for an “America First” candidate who served as Donald Trump’s State Director in the 2016 Presidential campaign.