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Smaller, close-knit community made him feel connected

Aberdeen is the longest he has lived anywhere since leaving his parent's home for the Navy. As time went on, Brian has come to feel very connected to Aberdeen and his state of South Dakota. As a result of their nomadic lifestyle, they lived in many places with large populations. In South Dakota, the smaller, close-knit community has made him feel part of something. It made him feel like his vote, thoughts, and knowledge could really make a difference.
Source: 2022 South Dakota Senate campaign website BengsForSenate.com , Mar 15, 2022

No one is focusing on fixing political dysfunction in US

Standing 6-feet, 8-inches tall, Brian Bengs doesn't shy away from a challenge. "I'm very, very concerned about the future stability of our country particularly given the violent attack on the Capitol last year," Bengs told KELOLAND News. Bengs said he hasn't seen anyone focus on fixing "the political dysfunction" that surrounded the Jan. 6 attack and the current political environment in America.
Source: Keloland Media Group on 2022 South Dakota Senate race , Jan 13, 2022

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