SD Ballot Box

SDAHO offers perspective on 2 ballot measures

With election day fast approaching and the national races capturing most of the headlines, it’s important to remember that South Dakotans will be asked...

SDAHO PAC is poised for a record year

With contributions exceeding the $36K mark, we are pleased to report an increase in both the number of donors and contributions from our members. Your...
Gov. Dennis Daugaard

Gov. Daugaard delivers FY2018 budget to joint session of SD Legislature

Gov. Dennis Daugaard presented his sixth budget address to the South Dakota Legislature Tuesday afternoon. His budget address portrayed a positive economic growth, but...
Paper cutout family with house under a Medicaid umbrella

South Dakota Health Care Solutions Coalition discusses block grants, per capita caps

The South Dakota Health Care Solutions Coalition met on Wednesday, Jan. 25 to continue the effort in keeping stakeholders informed on the upcoming federal...
SD Ballot Box

Initiated Measure 22 creates confusion, SDAHO changes legislative events

On Nov. 8, South Dakotans approved Initiated Measure 22 (IM-22) by a narrow margin (51.62 percent-48.38 percent). The impacts and implications of the new...
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House committee advances APRN bill

The House Health and Human Services Committee on Tuesday advanced a bill that would remove the requirement that certified nurse practitioners and certified nurse...
Gov. Dennis Daugaard

Medicaid expansion pivots to Medicaid reform

Gov. Dennis Daugaard announced Tuesday that he will not ask the South Dakota Legislature to consider his plan to expand Medicaid during the upcoming...
SD Capitol

Breaking: Judge issues preliminary injunction to block IM 22

Circuit Judge Mark Barnett on Thursday issued a preliminary injunction to block IM 22 from taking effect. Read the AP's story here.
SD Capitol

Legislative forums shift format in light of IM 22

On Nov. 8, South Dakotans approved Initiated Measure 22 (IM-22) by a narrow margin (51.62 percent-48.38 percent). The impacts and implications of the new...
SD Capitol

Moratorium legislative committee moving forward on 5 bills

The Regulation on Nursing and Assisted Living Beds Study moved forward on five bills for introduction to the full legislature during the interim committee's...