The District 22 legislative party stopped in Miller Thursday afternoon on their way back from Pierre to chat with Hand County residents at a legislative forum. Both Republican members of the District, Senator Tom Hansen and Representative Jim White told the the crowd that there was not much to report on so early in the session. Hanson, who sits on the Senate Transportation Committee says a few bills are coming through to get money for roads[audio:http://prprt.itmwpb.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/688/2011/01/millercoffee1.mp3|titles=millercoffee1]
White says a bill to refund parts of a fuel tax could lead to money for roads…[audio:http://prprt.itmwpb.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/688/2011/01/millercoffee2.mp3|titles=millercoffee2]
Hanson expanded on the fuel tax refund…[audio:http://prprt.itmwpb.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/688/2011/01/millercoffee3.mp3|titles=millercoffee3]
Representative Peggy Gibson was finishing up research for a number of bills she will be presenting on Monday and was not present to comment. The District 22 legislators will answer your questions Saturday morning at the Huron Municipal Building in the first Coffee with the Legislators forum at 9AM.