STAFF BLOG REPUBLIC INSIDER Stephanie and Shakespeare
Former South Dakota Congresswoman Stephanie Herseth Sandlin has been keeping a low public profile of late, although she is scheduled to serve as the emcee during the McGovern Day Dinner in Sioux Falls... Posted on 3/27/12 at 12:03 PM
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota officials are lobbying hard against new federal regulations to curb mercury and other toxic pollution from coal-fired power plants. One of South Dakota's two coal-fired plants would be affected.
South Dakota Town and Township Association members were serving ice cream at the state Capitol on Wednesday, but their minds were focused on a different form of sustenance.
“We’re just trying to get a little more of the fiscal pie,” said Cindy Foster, the association’s president.
State officials, legislators, lobbyists and staff members lined up for the free ice cream, which was being handed out, complete with toppings, in the Senate President’s and House Speaker’s lobbies.
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