The South Dakota Educators Association (SDEA) avoided taking a public stance on a critical race theory resolution by the National Educators Association (NEA), but South Dakota state lawmakers have not.
South Dakotans have drawn strong battle lines over the last decade over whether to finish building the Keystone XL pipeline or not. Now, the debate is over, as TC Energy has halted the project all together.
The investigation is yet another liability for the embattled attorney general, who is facing a years-old criminal case, a separate, newer FBI investigation, and a Republican primary opponent who is seeking to make electoral hay of the various controversies.
While President Joe Biden expressed plenty of optimism in his first address to Congress Wednesday, all three members of South Dakota’s congressional delegation are expressing concerns with his proposals.