KDLT Home KDLT on Facebook KDLT on Twitter Get the KDLT iPhone App Get the KDLT Android App

SD Voters Reject Governor's Top Initiatives



Bookmark and Share

South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard says he and the Legislature will have to take another look at education and economic development issues now that voters have rejected two of his main proposals in those areas.
 
Voters defeated Daugaard's plan to set up incentive grants to attract large industrial projects to South Dakota. They also turned down the Republican governor's plan to give bonuses to top teachers and recruit more teachers in critical fields.
 
Daugaard says some parts of the education bill might be resurrected by lawmakers. And he says Republicans and Democrats need to reach agreement on some way to attract large industrial projects.
 
The governor is pleased that voters rejected a proposed sales tax increase that would have given more money to schools and health care.
< Prev Story Back To Top Next Story >
     

Man, Woman Plead Not Guilty To Sex Trafficking

A man and woman from Minneapolis have pleaded not guilty to ...

Eagle Butte Man Sentenced For Domestic Violence

An Eagle Butte man accused of beating and wounding his common-law wife has been ...

Joseph Patterson Released On $2 Million Bond

A Sioux Falls man accused of killing the 2-year-old son of Minnesota Vikings running back ...

Denny Sanford Premier Center Officially Open  story with video  Sep. 19

29 Interested In Growing Minn. Medical Pot  Sep. 19

SD College Students Finding Education Jobs Elsewhere  story with video  Sep. 19

Shoes For The Shoeless Still Running Strong  story with video  Sep. 19

Rapid City Police Chase Ends Crash, Flames  Sep. 19

Goodell: 'Same Mistakes Can Never Be Repeated'  Sep. 19

72-Year-Old State Prison Inmate Dies  Sep. 19

Committee To Read Rounds, Daugaard Answers On EB-5  Sep. 19

Veterans Find Help Through Stand Down Event  Sep. 19

Prosecution Rests In Trial Of Pierre Teen  Sep. 19

SD Leads Nation In Flu Vaccinations Rate  Sep. 19

Producer, Director Of Don Meyer Film Coming To SD  Sep. 19

Pine Ridge Breaks Ground On New Housing Project  Sep. 19

3rd Person Arrested In Sioux City Arsons Case  Sep. 19

Laura And Kevin Preview New Movies  story with video  Sep. 19

The Daily Scoop: 9-19-2014  story with video  Sep. 19

Which Smartphone Is Right For You?   story with video  Sep. 19

KDLT News Archive
     

Prosecution Rests In Trial Of Pierre Teen

Prosecutors have finished presenting evidence in the Winner ...

Shoes For The Shoeless Still Running Strong  story with video

There's an old saying: For the barefoot man, happiness ...

Denny Sanford Premier Center Officially Open  story with video

It's been years of collaboration, hard work, and ...

72-Year-Old State Prison Inmate Dies  Sep. 19

SD Leads Nation In Flu Vaccinations Rate  Sep. 19

Veterans Find Help Through Stand Down Event  Sep. 19

SD College Students Finding Education Jobs Elsewhere  story with video  Sep. 19

Goodell: 'Same Mistakes Can Never Be Repeated'  Sep. 19

KDLT News Archive
     
Back To Top