He wants the state to fly flags at half-mast during President Obama's visit to raise awareness of suicides in Indian Country.
Flouting the Indian Child Welfare Act the State of South Dakota has seized thousands of American Indian children then placing them in the white foster care industry.
Hickey spoke with KCCR Radio and is imploring the legislature to address the racial tensions between tribal nations trapped in the state and the white people who make the rules off-reservation.
Rep. Hickey abhors the death penalty and supports executive clemency for Leonard Peltier, America's longest serving prisoner of war.
Legislature and Governor said yes to new video crack machines that bilk more money from low income South Dakotans. https://t.co/fSc45W4jVL— stevehickey (@stevehickey) May 4, 2015
NY Times: Pine Ridge Indian Reservation Struggles With Suicides Among Its Young http://t.co/iQFbZBfbFo— stevehickey (@stevehickey) May 1, 2015
Taxpayers paying SD farmers to plow up wetlands: Report http://t.co/OOjPuBRd2s— stevehickey (@stevehickey) April 28, 2015