Legislative Briefings Bookend the State

On December 11 and 13, FHA Action hosted our Legislative Briefings ahead of the South Dakota 2015 Legislative 2014_legislative_briefingSession. Invited were all SD Legislators, Community Leaders, and their spouses. The following are important highlights from the events. At each location 15 different Bills and/or Resolutions, or a concept of such, were openly discussed along with an education on what FHA Action and her lobbyists (Dale and Norman) will be doing in Pierre during this upcoming Legislative Session.

On Thursday, December 11, at the Sioux Falls Central Baptist Church, FHA Action held a briefing for legislators with the following results.

FHA Action Represented By: Dale, Norman Woods, Jordon Wilson (FHA Intern)
Attendance: 45
Legislators in Attendance: 21
Family Valued Organizations in Attendance: 9 … Eagle Forum, Family Matters, Right To Life, Alpha Center, Concerned Women For America, Americans For Prosperity, Catholic Diocese of Sioux Falls, SDFPC, SD Social Justice League
Pastors in Attendance: 3

On Saturday, December 13, at the Rapid City Dove Christian Center, FHA Action held a briefing for legislators with the following results.

FHA Action Represented By: Board Members, Advisory Council Members, and Staff
Attendance: 35
Legislators in Attendance: 13
It was great having Sheriff Kevin Thom in the house
Pastor Jason Stuen (Dove Christian Center) — Opened us in Prayer

Thanks to all who volunteered and worked to provide meals and venue for these important events.

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