May 11, 2020

Hideaway or Black Hawk Mine

As your District 33 Legislator, I am actively monitoring the situation of the Hideaway or Black Hawk Mine situation as it works its way through Meade County and State and Federal Government Agencies.  I will be in personal attendance at every public meeting regarding this situation. At last report, there are twelve homes and 30 residents that have been evacuated. …

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April 6, 2017

Constitutional Convention would hurt South Dakota

The U.S. Constitution is arguably the greatest governing document ever written. But great notwithstanding, our Constitution has its frailties. Indeed, every socio-legal contract ever conceived has an intrinsic Achillies’ heel. For America’s Constitution that vulnerable place is located in its fifth section: “Article V.” Article V gives state-level lawmakers the power to force Congress to arrange a meeting (convention) of …

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March 4, 2017

March 4th Legislative Cracker-Barrel Session

David Johnson speaking at the last Legislative Cracker-Barrel Session on March 4th, sponsored by the Rapid City Chamber of Commerce. Topics included the budget, the future of the Star Academy south of Custer, abd agencies that perform foster and adoptive services.

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February 16, 2017

Urging a NO vote on HJR 1002.

Urging a NO vote on HJR 1002 Monday, February 13, 2017: Speaking before the full body of the SD State House on the importance of preserving and protecting the Constitution of the United States of America.  Urging a NO vote on HJR 1002.

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