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Public Policy Tipoffs Involving South Dakota Newsletter for Sunday June 07, 2020 ( 3 items )  

AFGE: Largest Union Representing Federal Employees in Minnesota Calls for Immediate Resignation of Minneapolis Police Union President Bob Kroll
BLOOMINGTON, Indiana, June 4 -- The American Federation of Government Employees issued the following news release: American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) District 8 National Vice President Gregg James released the following statement calling for the immediate resignation of Police Officers Federation of Minneapolis President Bob Kroll. AFGE District 8 represents federal employees, including federal law enforcement officers, in Minnesota, as well as Iowa, Nebraska, North Dakota and   more

Episcopal Relief & Development Responds to the COVID-19 Pandemic
NEW YORK, June 5 -- The Episcopal Relief and Development issued the following news release: Episcopal Relief & Development continues to support partners in the United States and around the world in response to needs created by the COVID-19 Pandemic. In the United States, Episcopal Relief & Development's US Disaster Program is partnering with the Episcopal dioceses of Louisiana, South Dakota and Tennessee to provide assistance to vulnerable groups that have been impacted by COVID-19 and is adap  more

Sanford Health: Coronavirus Disrupts Fertility Care, Vitro Fertilization Treatments
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota, June 4 -- Sanford Health issued the following news: The novel coronavrius, COVID-19, put a lot of strain on medical care, forcing leaders to issue guidelines on essential versus non-essential care. During the heightened period of restrictions, the Sanford Health Fertility and Reproductive Medicine clinic felt the impact. "I think the pandemic has been really hard," says Keith Hansen, M.D., who specializes in reproductive endocrinology. "It has affected people in mult  more