2016 Legislative Session Day 20

One word which typifies the heart of the FHA Action is the word – RELATIONSHIPS.  I am thrilled to run into friends, many of whom hold to the same Christian Worldview as I do, here at the Capitol.  It was great visiting with Rapid City Mayor Steve Allender as he was … Continue reading

Press Release on HB 1112

Dale Bartscher, Executive Director of FHA Action, announced today that the South Dakota House of Representatives’ State Affairs Committee had overwhelmingly passed House Bill 1112, a bill to limit the authority of the South Dakota High School Athletics Association (SDHSAA) to adopt a transgender student policy. The bill, sponsored by … Continue reading

Press Release on HB 1107 (GNDA)

Executive Director of FHA Action, Dale Bartscher, announced today that the South Dakota House of Representatives’ State Affairs Committee had overwhelmingly passed House Bill 1107 known as the Government Non-Discrimination Act (GNDA) on February 3, 2016. Sponsored by Rep. Scott Craig, the bill provides landmark common sense protection for faith-based organizations, … Continue reading

2016 Legislative Session Day 10

Once again it’s an early morning at the Capitol and all is well…for the time being 🙂  As promised yesterday I’d like to introduce to you this week’s FHA Action Intern.  His name is Joseph Shivley and he’s an 18 year old young man with the heart of a Patriot. … Continue reading