President Trump Considers Visit To Mount Rushmore
According to KotaTv President Trump said the fireworks display will start up at Mount Rushmore again this year. This will be the first time since 2009 that they will be having fireworks at the monument. The Trump administration eased regulations around the monument, this will be great to see. President Trump stated that he might consider going to Mount Rushmore in the Black Hills for the 4th Of July. This would be great, for a sitting president to visit the monument on America's Independence Day. South Dakota Representative Dusty Johnson said on Twitter, "Thank You @realDonaldTrump for bringing fireworks back to South Dakota. We look forward to welcoming you at the @MountRushmoreNM fireworks show this 4th of July." Not everyday does the sitting president come to your towns fireworks display. Fireworks were prohibited at Mount Rushmore due to risk of wildfires in the midst of the mountain pine beetle infestation. Experts said the annual fireworks display contaminated groundwater around the monument which is aanother reason they quit the fireworks display.