“If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude than the animated contest of freedom, go from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains sit lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that you were our countrymen!” – Samuel Adams

Archive for May 12th, 2008

Press Files First Amendment Lawsuit Against South Dakota

From the Rapid City Journal, CNN, Fox News and The Associated Press have filed suit against South Dakota. They want to do exit polling within 100 feet of polling places in the June 3 primary, but SDCL 12-18-3 prohibits it. The lawsuit, filed Monday, alleges that a state law barring exit polls or public opinion […]

South Dakota Family Policy Council Releases Primary Voter Guide 2008

The South Dakota Family Policy Council 2008 primary voter guide is now available. The voter guide is broken down on the web page for Districts 1-17, Districts 18-29 and Districts 30-35 in an attempt to keep the guide down to one page for each general area. There are also some extended answers listed here, when […]

Dykstra Appearances This Week

More from the mailbag: For Immediate Release – May 12, 2008Contact: Joel Dykstra(605) 764-2008 info@joel[email protected] Sioux Falls, SD — Republican U.S. Senate Candidate Joel Dykstra of Canton will be making several campaign and fundraising stops this week and speaking at the District 22 and 6 Lincoln Day Dinner in Huron on Tuesday and Mitchell Kiwanis […]

Senate Candidate Dykstra Endorsed by 56 South Dakota Legislators

From today’s mailbag: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 12, 2008Contact: Joel Dykstra, 605-764-2008 Sioux Falls, S.D. – With just three weeks until the June 3 Primary election, an overwhelming majority of South Dakota Legislators announced their endorsement of U.S. Senate Candidate Joel Dykstra. The timing of the endorsements is significant because it indicates Dykstra is the […]

New Dakota Voice Blogger

I would like to welcome Sagax to the Dakota Voice blog team! Sagax is a young South Dakota conservative who is pro-gun, pro-life, pro-marriage, pro-capitalism, pro-checks-and-balances and pro-fiscal responsibility. Readers will soon see his prose grace these electronic pages, so stay tuned! We are pleased to add this keen new voice to our lineup.

McCain Appeals to Democrats on Global Warming

CNS News brings a story that’ll definitely get the Republican base fired up for John McCain…wait, that story didn’t happen. Here’s one that did, though. CNS News reports McCain is living in Al Gore’s global warming fantasy land: Republican John McCain, reaching out to both independents and green-minded social conservatives, argues that global warming is […]

Who says there isn’t anything going on in South Dakota?

By Gordon Garnos AT ISSUE: The cry is often heard, “Nothing ever happens in South Dakota.” Those who feel that way just don’t know what they are talking about. If those ostriches would just pull their heads out of the sand once in a while, they would soon learn what is going on. The tragic […]