The short term lending campaign is getting a bit silly at this point:
Hickey does not expect this kind of commotion to die down any time soon, but says these alleged efforts will not stop his goal of capping payday loan interest rates.
“As a state legislator, I call for North American Title Loan Company to leave the state of South Dakota,” Hickey said.
How exactly does a state legislator call for a company to leave the state of South Dakota? Could it be magical state legislator powers that supersede time, space, the rules of evidence, South Dakota State Law and the US Constitution?
I’m guessing it didn’t work since he’s resigning. (Steve must not have turned his magic ring back in to LRC, and thought it would still work.)