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Senate Budget Committee Chairman Patty Murray (D-WA) and House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (R-WI)
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GOP, Obama Line Up Behind Modest Budget Deal; Deficit Hawk Pans Deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — Top Republicans and President Barack Obama are lining up behind a modest but hard-won bipartisan budget agreement that seeks to replace a portion of tough spending cuts facing the Pentagon and domestic agencies.

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Lawmakers Gather for Governor’s Budget Speech

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota lawmakers are gathering at the state Capitol in Pierre to hear Gov. Dennis Daugaard's proposed budget for next year.

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Wildfire Specialist Announces Run for Governor

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — A former leader of South Dakota's state wildfire agency says he plans to run for governor next year.

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SD School Evaluation System Might be Tweaked

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota's Education Department wants to change how it evaluates the quality of the state's public schools.

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Organizers Continue Drive for Minimum Wage Vote

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — Organizers of a petition drive seeking a statewide vote on a measure that would raise South Dakota's minimum wage say they have collected about half the signatures they intend to gather.

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U.S. Sen. John Thune (R-SD)
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Thune Speaks On Senate Floor Calls for Agreement

Our Senators and Representatives are presumably working on a solution to the differences between our elected leaders. South Dakota Senator John Thune took to the floor of the Upper Chamber to air his concerns.

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Head of Legislative Research Council Resigns

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — The longtime director of South Dakota's Legislative Research Council has stepped down.

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House And Senate GOP Discuss House Continuing Resolution To Defund Obamacare
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GOP: The Inmates are Running the Asylum [OPINION]

Speaker of the House John Boehner has become so desperate to hold onto his position that he has caved in to the Tea Party minority of his Republican caucus and tied defunding Obamacare to avoiding a government shutdown.

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Libertarian Candidate Entering Senate Race in South Dakota

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A Libertarian candidate who some say was a big factor in a 2002 U.S. Senate race in South Dakota could be a factor again next year.

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Gant Will Leave South Dakota Secretary of State Post in 2014

South Dakota Secretary of State Jason Gant says he won't seek a second term in office. Gant, a Republican, has faced criticism from both Democrats and Republicans since taking office in 2011.

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