Noem forming national coalition to tackle transgender sports issue  (Audio)

March 22, 2021

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.–South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem defended her stance on women’s and girls sports at a news conference in Sioux Falls today.

She says her decisions are made to help people…..

Noem had issued a style and form veto of House Bill 1217 which would limit transgender females’ participation in sports.

She says they consulted legal authorities across the country about the prospects of defending the potential new state law….

Noem says she is forming a national coalition to defend her position…..

Noem is asking people to sign on and support the coalition at

Noem says it’s up to the Legislature to decide on her style and form veto.