Rounds Says Congress Needs to Regain Discipline

From The Washington Times: SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - Former Gov. Mike Rounds says he wants to bring South Dakota common sense to Washington, D.C., and keep Washington out of South Dakota. Rounds, one of five Republicans seeking the party’s nomination for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by Democratic Sen. Tim Johnson, said Congress is broken and it needs to regain the discipline to get budgets and farm bills done on time so business owners have some predictability. Lawmakers also need to scale back the burdensome regulatory environment to get the economy moving again, he said.

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Rounds Submits Signatures to Get on Ballot

Former Gov. Mike Rounds was recently featured on the Rapid City Journal's website, and the Argus Leader blog "Political Smokeout." On March 17, Rounds submitted more than 7,000 signatures to the South Dakota Secretary of State's office to get on the ballot as a Republican candidate for Senate.

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