South Dakota Elections
2014 South Dakota Senate Election  

Upcoming Primaries
Tuesday, September 9th, 2014



South Dakota

Electoral Votes:  
  Dennis Daugaard (R)

    The was held on Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014.
    The was held on Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014.
    The will be held on Tuesday, November 4th, 2014.
    The Senate seat currently held by Tim Johnson will be up for election in 2014. 
    The gubernatorial seat currently held by Dennis Daugaard will be up for election in 2014.  More
    South Dakota Secretary of State, Division of Elections
    Democratic Party of South Dakota
    Republican Party of South Dakota

   Election 2014 The South Dakota Senate seat to be contested is currently held by democrat Tim Johnson.
   2014 Election Tim Johnson was sworn in on January 3rd, 1997 and is serving his third term in office.
   2014 Election Tim Johnson is eligible for re-election in 2014 but has announced that he will not run.

2014 South Dakota Democratic Primary Senatorial Candidates

Rick Weiland

Businessman and former staffer for Tom Daschle
Democratic Nominee      Weiland campaign website

Kevin Artz

Withdrawn Democratic Candidate     

Henry "Joe" Sinkie

Farmer, rancher and small business owner
Withdrawn Democratic Candidate     

Stephanie Herseth Sandlin

Former U.S. Representative from South Dakota
Declined Democratic Candidate     
2014 South Dakota Republican Primary Senatorial Candidates

Mike Rounds

Former Governor of South Dakota
Republican Nominee     Rounds campaign website

Dr. Annette Bosworth

Defeated Republican Candidate    

Stace Nelson

South Dakota State Representative
Defeated Republican Candidate    

Jason Ravnsborg

Defeated Republican Candidate    

Larry Rhoden

Majority Whip of the South Dakota Senate
Defeated Republican Candidate    

Kristi Noem

U.S. Representative from South Dakota
Declined Republican Candidate    
2014 South Dakota Third Party Senatorial Candidates

Gordon Howie

Former Republican State Senator
Declared Independent Candidate     

Larry Pressler

Former three-term Republican U.S. Senator
Declared Independent Candidate      Pressler campaign website


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