State aid to education, state worker pay among main issues for legislators

YANKTON, S.D. (WNAX) – State aid to education and pay for state workers are among the issues of concern to South Dakota legislators.

Representative Ryan Cwach of Yankton says taking care of state employees has to be a priority.

Cwach, a Democrat, says he is puzzled by the minimal increase proposed for state aid to education.

Cwach says finding consensus can be difficult.

This will be Cwach’s second legislative session.