Guy Gregory of Badlands Blue regrets the loss of a reasonable representative and fears for a partisan future with her replacement. Oh, and he liked the President’s speech yesterday.
Bob Mercer of Pure Pierre Politics notes that despite doing well economically as a state, we’ve got more folks on the dole.
TC of South Dakota War College brings us the somber news that our neighbors in Minnesota will once again be governed by someone who, well, it’s hard to know exactly how to say it nicely. At any rate, they will have a new governor soon.
Bob Ellis of Dakota Voice looks at the malodorous Pigford situation, reminds us that federal judges have a responsibility to uphold the Constitution in their judicial activities and brings us the possibility that Jim DeMint might roll out the filibuster for that lovely bi-partisan tax bill that everyone’s talking about.
Finally, P&R of the eponymous P&R Miscellany points out that disgusting and non-edifying artwork is not the problem, but is rather the symptom.