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NOEM BLAMES PARTISAN POLITICS FOR NO MT. RUSHMORE FIREWORKS

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THE BIDEN ADMINISTRATION HAS NOT BACKED DOWN FROM ITS ORDER CANCELING FIREWORKS AT MOUNT RUSHMORE DURING THE 4TH OF JULY WEEKEND.

SOUTH DAKOTA GOVERNOR KRISTI NOEM FILED A LAWSUIT TO CHALLENGE THE DECISION BUT IT WAS DENIED BY A JUDGE.

NOEM TOLD FOX NEWS THAT THE DECISION ON HAVING FIREWORKS IS POLITICAL:

NOFW4 OC……….I’LL DO IT. :22

NOEM SAYS THE STATE DID EVERYTHING BY THE BOOK TO HOLD FIREWORKS AT RUSHMORE LAST YEAR:

NOFW5 OC…………CELEBRATION BACK. :14

THAT WAS THE FIRST FIREWORKS DISPLAY AT MT. RUSHMORE SINCE 2009
NOEM SUGGESTS DENYING FIREWORKS THIS YEAR IS PURELY PARTISAN POLITICS:

NOFW6 TO CELEBRATE. :19

THE NATIONAL PARK SERVICE DECLINED TO GRANT A PERMIT TO HOLD THE FIREWORKS THIS YEAR, CITING THE PANDEMIC, WILDFIRE RISKS, ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS, AND A CONSTRUCTION PROJECT AT THE SITE AS REASONS THE DISPLAY WOULD NOT BE ALLOWED TO MOVE FORWARD.