(Pierre, SD) — The number of applicants to work in South Dakota through Governor Noem’s “Freedom Works Here” national workforce recruitment campaign is now over 35-hundred. Nearly 700 of those are in the final stages of moving to the state. Noem’s office reports that over 310-million people have viewed the campaign’s ads. California, Texas and Florida are leading the way with the most applicants. The Governor plans to make an announcement about a new “Freedom Works Here” effort at 10 a.m. at Falls Park in Sioux Falls on Thursday.