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House Panel Passes Bill Banning IRS From Using Private Email

Via The New York Times WASHINGTON — IRS workers would be prohibited from using private email to conduct official business under a bipartisan bill passed Wednesday by the House Ways and Means Committee. The issue gained attention following revelations that Democrat Hillary Rodham Clinton and Republican Jeb Bush used personal email addresses to conduct government […]

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SD Delegation reacts to Powder River expansion

Via KELO Washington, DC (KELO AM) – Rep. Kristi Noem today applauded the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) final approval of the Air Force’s plan to expand the Powder River Training Complex. With this announcement, the airspace would become effective on September 17, 2015, after FAA has published the necessary airspace charts. “Our B-1’s are serving […]

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FAA gives Air Force training complex final approval

Via Black Hills FOX It’s been in the works for years, and now the expansion of the Powder River Training Complex finally has its final approval. The announcement came Tuesday that the FAA has signed off on the plan. The expansion brings the size of the training ground over North and South Dakota, Wyoming and […]

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State Lawmakers Comment on Five-Year Anniversary of Obamacare

Via NewsCenter 1 South Dakota’s congressional delegation commented on the five-year anniversary of Obamacare. U.S. Senator John Thune issued a statement on the progression of the measure. “Obamacare is hamstringing America’s small businesses – our engines of economic growth – and their ability to hire more people and grow,” said Thune. U.S. Senator Mike Rounds […]

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Noem plan would relax school food requirements

Via Argus Leader Whole-grain taco shells aren’t always a favorite for Harrisburg students, and new legislation in Washington, D.C., might save them from what Chris Beach described as “brown” tortillas. Pleasing student appetites can be tough for school cafeterias because of strict federal health guidelines, said Beach, nutrition services director for the Harrisburg School District. […]

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