Budget among main topics on final day of session

PIERRE, S.D. (WNAX) – South Dakota legislators will work through the day in an attempt to pass a 2021 budget and wrap up the main run of the session.

Representative Jean Hunhoff of Yankton says there are ongoing budget talks.


Hunhoff, a member of the Joint Appropriations Committee, says if there are hang ups it will be over one time spending bills.

Hunhoff says they have a ways to go to finish today.

Hunhoff says there is rising concern over coronavirus and the potential impact to state revenues and spending on the state health plan.