South Dakota is getting swept by severe storms today, including tornadoes, high winds and hail. Rep. Kristi Noem was out and about with her son Booker as the weather moved in to Brookings, and posted this photo on Twitter, saying the two were going to wait out the weather in the Brookings HyVee grocery store.
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