Kristi Noem

“That makes me sad," said South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem, who recently signed a bill targeting transgender athletes.
It's a big switcheroo for governors who specifically opposed protests that block streets.
It's the first state to pass such a ban in 2022.
The new rule for medical abortions would make the state one of the hardest places in the nation to get abortion pills.
The Republican defended the proposed bill as an effort to ensure “an equal playing field” for women.
The former director of a South Dakota appraiser agency testified Tuesday that she felt “very nervous and quite frankly intimidated” meeting with the governor over her daughter's real estate license.
The court overruled a voter-passed amendment to the state constitution that would have legalized recreational marijuana use.
“I never once asked for special treatment for Kassidy,” the Republican governor said in video posted on YouTube.
South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem met with her daughter and top state officials last year in the governor's office while her daughter was pursuing a real estate certification.