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Tell your Legislator: South Dakota Cannot Afford ObamaCare Expansion

March 30, 2015

In 2014, South Dakota made itself clear: We don’t want ObamaCare! But now, the liberal politicians want to use Obamcare dollars to expand Medicaid in South Dakota. It’s unacceptable and we can’t afford it. Other states have been nearly bankrupted by this plan. Fill out the form HERE to send a letter to your legislators […]

Stop The Property Tax Hike!

February 11, 2015

We really need your help today. We just got word that folks in the State Capitol want to raise your property taxes. South Dakota taxpayers have told lawmakers 4 times, “We don’t want higher property taxes!” But some legislators think they know better. They want to raise your property tax, and want to raise it today. […]

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AFP Reacts to “Clean Power Plan”

August 04, 2015

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Today, Americans for Prosperity South Dakota, the state’s foremost advocate for economic freedom, reacted with disappointment to the President’s new “Clean Power Plan” rule, finalized today, which would drive up costs for consumers across the economy.  State Director Ben Lee released the following statement: “South Dakota doesn’t need more regulation from Washington — especially not […]

 AFP South Dakota Responds To Supreme Court Ruling

June 25, 2015

Court Decision Provides No Relief To The Many Struggling Under Obamacare SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Today, Americans for Prosperity South Dakota released the following statement in response to the Supreme Court’s decision earlier this morning to uphold the federal Obamacare Exchange in the controversial case, King v. Burwell: “The Court’s decision today offers no relief to Obamacare’s many […]

AFP South Dakota Announces New Hires

June 03, 2015

Americans for Prosperity South Dakota today announced the addition of two new hires. Alex Sachtjen will be joining the team as a field associate. He will be helping the chapter plan events, conduct our grassroots activities, and recruit new activists to advocate on behalf of freedom. Alex is a senior  at Augustana College majoring in government […]

AFP Calls For Overturn of EPA Water Rule

May 28, 2015

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Americans for Prosperity South Dakota issued the following statement on the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) newly finalized “Waters of the United States rule” which will drastically expand the power granted to the EPA and Army Corps of Engineers under the Clean Water Act (CWA). “The amount of regulatory overreach coming from […]

Noem, Thune Praised for Work on Death Tax

April 18, 2015

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Americans for Prosperity South Dakota State Director Ben Lee released the following statement congratulating Congressman Noem after the U.S. House of Representatives vote to repeal the death tax. Repealing the death tax has been among AFP South Dakota’s highest legislative priorities and is a central plank in its Reform America 2015 […]

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