State leaders, orgs react to Roe v. Wade ruling

Sioux Falls, S.D. – Brian Bengs, the Democrat candidate challenging Thune in the November election, said he was “appalled at the Supreme Court’s decision overturning Roe v. Wade. I am heartbroken for my fellow South Dakotans now subject to the state’s trigger law that goes into effect immediately,” Bengs said in a statement. “South Dakotans already spoke and voted against total abortion bans in 2006 and 2008. This decision not only limits individual freedoms but will put hundreds of thousands of people at risk.” Read the article here.