Why would she do this?
Republican Governor Kristi Noem has recently opted to veto a bill that “promotes continued fairness in women’s sports.”
President of the American Principles Project, Terry Schilling, stated, “We are extremely disappointed to see Gov. Noem break her word on this critical legislation. Gov. Noem’s veto would scrap the vast majority of the bill text and would strip protections for female athletes in collegiate sports in the state. Additionally, it would eliminate all reasonable enforcement mechanisms, neutering the legislation so much as to render it meaningless.”
“All the while, Noem continues to claim dubiously that she still supports the bill, hoping South Dakotans will ignore the fact she was responsible for killing it.”
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