Entity: South Dakota Office of the Governor

Complaint: American Oversight v. South Dakota Office of the Governor and DLR — Gov. Noem’s Travel Expense Records and Specific Legal Costs

September 20, 2022
Lawsuit filed against the South Dakota Office of the Governor and South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation seeking the release of Gov. Kristi Noem’s travel expense records as well as records concerning legal costs from the alleged forced retirement of a state employee.

American Oversight Sues South Dakota Governor for Records of Noem’s Expenses

September 20, 2022
The lawsuit seeks information related to Noem’s travel expenses as well as any legal costs from the alleged forced retirement of a state employee.

Records Request to South Dakota Governor Seeking Out-of-State Trip Costs

June 13, 2022
Records request to the South Dakota Governor seeking records related to costs of out-of-state travel.

Records Request to South Dakota Governor for Communications with Specific External Entities

June 13, 2022
Records request to the South Dakota Governor's Office seeking communications with external entities.

Rejection from South Dakota Governor Regarding Out-of State Trip Costs

June 6, 2022
The South Dakota Governor rejected American Oversight’s request for records related to costs for out-of-state travel.

Records Request to South Dakota Governor Seeking Out-of-State Trip Costs

May 25, 2022
Records request to the South Dakota Governor seeking records related to costs of out-of-state travel.

Records Request to South Dakota Governor for Communications with External Entities

May 25, 2022
Records request to the South Dakota Governor seeking communications with external entities.

Rejection from South Dakota Office of the Governor Regarding Records of Gifts Given to Gov. Noem

January 10, 2022
The South Dakota Office of the Governor rejected American Oversight's request seeking records of gifts given to Gov. Kristi Noem.

Records Request to South Dakota Office of the Governor Seeking Records of Gifts Given to Gov. Noem

December 7, 2021
Records request to the South Dakota Office of the Governor seeking records of gifts given to Gov. Kristi Noem.

New Records Detail South Dakota Gov. Noem’s Taxpayer Spending on Furnishings for Governor’s Mansion

November 30, 2021
According to the documents obtained by American Oversight, the South Dakota governor spent nearly $60,000 on rugs, furniture, chandeliers, and other decor.