STAFF BLOG REPUBLIC INSIDER The name on the ballot
Matt McGovern has taken a lot of heat for changing his name from Matthew Rowen to Matt McGovern.
The South Dakota Republican Party, and his PUC opponent, Kristi Fiegen, think it's an issue worth usin... Posted on 11/2/12 at 11:28 PM
REDFIELD (AP) — Farmers in the Dakotas who lost millions of dollars to a failed seed company will get their chance Saturday to speak on proposed changes to South Dakota law designed to help regulators better detect a grain buyer's deteriorating financial condition.
SIOUX FALLS (AP) — South Dakota Public Utilities Commission Chairman Chris Nelson has been elected to a new term on the panel that regulates grain warehouses and natural gas, electric and telephone utilities in the state.
PUC Commissioners Chris Nelson and Kristie Fiegen have fought hard for South Dakota families and consumers, standing up to corporate utility providers and federal regulators in order to keep household utility costs affordable.
Fiegen took exception to a McGovern TV ad, which has him saying Xcel Energy CEO Richard C. Kelly is paid $11 million a year while Xcel also gives him a “luxury private jet” for his use — “And you’re paying for it.”
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