South Dakota Political Insiders Weigh In on Tariffs, State Tribal Relations

With Sam Parkinson, the former Executive Director of the State Democratic Party off to Washington, D.C. for a new role there, the Dems current Communications Director, Aaron Matson joined his Republican counterpart, Dave Roetman on KDLT News Today to weigh in on current events dominating the political landscape. The two discussed briefly, local party reaction to the escalating trade war with China and the situation some of our tribal leaders and the Governor find themselves in after legislation was signed this past session regarding processes for protests along the Keystone XL Oil Pipeline.

Where do we go from here? Check out the interview below.

In the meantime, for those wondering where Parkinson may have gone – he has accepted a new role with the Association of State Democratic Committees.

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