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Dalrymple Statement on the Death of Former South Dakota Governor and Representative Bill Janklow

BISMARCK, N.D. – Gov. Jack Dalrymple today issued the following statement in response to the death of former South Dakota governor and representative Bill Janklow who passed away Thursday at age 72. 

“Betsy and I extend our deepest condolences to the family of Bill Janklow, the former governor and representative of our neighboring state,” Dalrymple said. “Bill dedicated his life to public service and he got things done. He recognized early on the importance of connecting classrooms to the Internet and he understood the important role that state officials play in economic development. His contributions to the state of South Dakota are many and lasting.”


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