Noem thanks SD National Guard troops deployed in DC

WASHINGTON — Governor Kristi Noem stopped in to see the South Dakota National Guard troops that were deployed to D.C. for the inauguration.

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courtesy: Gov. Noem, via Twitter

She shared photos and her thanks in a Twitter post.

The governor’s spokesperson, Ian Fury, had confirmed last week that an unknown number of National Guard personnel were being called-up for a potential D.C. deployment. They are part of some 25,000 personnel called to the nation’s capital for President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration on Wednesday.

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