User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


79° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started.

KELOLAND.com | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Politics

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

SD Governor And AG Urge Open Government

August 22, 2012, 6:22 PM

PIERRE, SD -

South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard and Attorney General Marty Jackley say government should be as open as possible so people can find out what the state and local governments are doing.

Daugaard and Jackley spoke Wednesday at the first meeting of a task force they formed to study the state's laws on open meetings and open records.

The 33-member panel decided to study laws that require government agencies to provide public notices of meetings and allow them to close meetings only for limited purposes. The task force also will look into laws that determine which documents are open and how much government agencies can charge to provide those records.

Members of the task force range from city, county and state officials to law officers and journalists.

Previous Story

Next Story




 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View politics

You may also like

Wismer Says She'd Fire Anyone Who Knew About Fraud

9/11/2014 2:34 PM

The Democrat running for South Dakota governor says that if elected she would fire anyone in state government who knew about reported fraud in the EB-...

Full Story
Sen. Grassley Inquiry May Have Led To EB-5 Questions

9/10/2014 5:44 PM

One of Governor Mike Rounds’ political allies may have urged federal investigators to look into South Dakota's EB-5 program.

Full Story | Watch
Natives To Ask Questions Of US Senate Candidates

9/12/2014 5:57 AM

Three of the four U.S. Senate candidates in South Dakota plan to discuss American Indian issues in their latest meeting.

Full Story
DOT: Election Signs Are Banned From Right Of Way

9/16/2014 7:23 PM

The South Dakota Department of Transportation is reminding the public that political campaign and ballot-issue signs can't be placed on state high...

Full Story


Events