Audio: Governor Dennis Daugaard
Mar 24, 2017
Audio: Governor Invites Communities To Be SD's Capital For A Day
In the 1990s, Gov. George S. Mickelson started a new tradition in South Dakota called Capital for a Day. Gov. Mickelson would travel to a community and issue an executive proclamation declaring that town as South Dakota’s Capital for a Day.
Mar 17, 2017
Audio: Governor's Overview of the 2017 Session
Friday, March 10, was the last day of the main run of the 2017 Legislative Session. Although the session was more low profile than in some past years, we can all be proud of our legislators’ hard work.
Audio: State Animal Health Lab Bill Signed
Gov. Dennis Daugaard signed Senate Bill 172 this morning to fund an upgrade and expansion to the state animal disease research and diagnostic laboratory, located on the campus of South Dakota State University. The facility serves as the state animal health laboratory.
Mar 16, 2017
Audio: Gov. Daugaard Signs Budget Bills
Gov. Dennis Daugaard today signed the budget bills, which revise the budget for Fiscal Year 2017 and set the budget for Fiscal Year 2018.
Audio: Governor Observes Sunshine Week, Signs Transparency Bill
A new law that perpetuates open government practices of the Daugaard Administration will soon be added to the books. Gov. Dennis Daugaard this morning signed Senate Bill 116 to institutionalize the state Boards and Commissions Portal, where the public can access public meeting information.