Day at the Capitol

Day at the Capitol

Join us January 17 for our Day at the Capitol! Are you interested in learning more about your state government? Interested in meeting like-minded people who care about family values? Make plans to join us! Each year we provide bus transportation to the Capitol, a...
Legislators Who Scored 100%

Legislators Who Scored 100%

Every year FHA Action produces a Legislative Scorecard to highlight which legislators stood up for family values and which ones did not. You can find that scorecard here, but today we give a shout-out to the legislators who voted 100% on the family-values issues. This...
2022 Legislative Scorecard

2022 Legislative Scorecard

RAPID CITY, SD (March 31, 2022) – Today, the Family Heritage Alliance (FHA) Action released its scorecard for the 2022 Legislative Session. The FHA Action scorecard gives a snapshot of where South Dakota legislators stand on issues impacting the family. Members of the...
Legislative Report Luncheon – Sioux Falls

Legislative Report Luncheon – Sioux Falls

Join us for lunch on April 8 for a full report of the 2022 Legislative Session! This year we worked on 20 different pieces of legislation in topics including parental rights, critical race theory, commercial surrogacy, adoption, the sanctity of life, and more! Please...
Legislative Report Luncheon – Rapid City

Legislative Report Luncheon – Rapid City

Join us for lunch on April 6 for a full report of the 2022 Legislative Session! This year we worked on 20 different pieces of legislation in topics including parental rights, critical race theory, commercial surrogacy, adoption, the sanctity of life, and more! Please...
A Dangerous Precedent Was Set for Parental Rights

A Dangerous Precedent Was Set for Parental Rights

The South Dakota legislature made an error in passing HB1223. It sets a dangerous precedent and violates fundamental parental rights.  The bill states that if a parent cannot be reached or withholds consent (for any reason), the minor’s consent alone is sufficient for...
Over 40 Marijuana Bills Submitted This Year

Over 40 Marijuana Bills Submitted This Year

The South Dakota state legislature has been debating multiple bills related to recreational marijuana this year. There are numerous medical risks and societal threats associated with the drug, and passage of these bills would be a bad idea. Research shows that...
The Ugly Truth Behind Abortion Pills

The Ugly Truth Behind Abortion Pills

The abortion industry and even the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) continue to push for increased “access” to the abortion pill despite the numerous proven risks associated with it. Chemical abortion accounted for more than half of all abortions in 2020, and its...
Political Indoctrination in SD Schools

Political Indoctrination in SD Schools

Critical Race Theory (CRT) is infiltrating schools across the country, threatening to instill children will an evil, racist ideology. Some states are requiring “ethnic” studies programs that are riddled with Marxist concepts, and school boards everywhere are promoting...
An Update on Surrogacy from the Capitol

An Update on Surrogacy from the Capitol

What is a mother? For the traditional nuclear family, this question is simple to answer. When discussing IVF, gamete donation or surrogacy, the answer becomes more complicated. This year the Legislature is looking at several bills on the topic of surrogacy and...
Support HB1246 to Protect Parental Rights

Support HB1246 to Protect Parental Rights

There are three categories of rights: absolute, fundamental and ordinary. A fundamental right is one which the government can burden or restrict only if there is a compelling reason to do so. Even then, it must be done with the least intrusion possible. Parental...