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U.S. Senate Candidate Gordon Howie U.S. Senate Candidate Gordon Howie
In the four-way race to fill the U.S. Senate seat currently held by retiring Democrat Tim Johnson, Gordon Howie descr...
Poli Sci Prof Examines EB-5 In Election Poli Sci Prof Examines EB-5 In Election
One political scientist says election activity revs up after Labor Day. An increasing number of press conferences, debates, news releases and campaign stops prove his ...
GOP and Dems Differ On EB-5 Significance GOP and Dems Differ On EB-5 Significance
A release from the South Dakota Democratic Party cites new documents in the EB-5 scandal, but the leader of the party...
Former Senate Hopeful Arrested Former Senate Hopeful Arrested
A former US Senate hopeful already charged with election law violations is in custody. Authorities say they arrested Clayton Walker of Black Hawk Wednesday, and he’s b...
Senate, Gov Candidates Talk Energy Senate, Gov Candidates Talk Energy
Candidates in two high-profile South Dakota elections are meeting this summer to debate issues important to voters. F...
Dakota Political Junkies Dakota Political Junkies
Labor Day is often considered the unofficial start to the general election season. But in South Dakota the season got...
Dakota Political Junkies Dakota Political Junkies
Veteran South Dakota journalist and KELO-TV Rapid City Reporter Kevin Woster and Sioux Falls Argus-Leader reporter David Montgomery joined Dakota Midday for a discussi...
Dakotafest Debates Open Campaign Season Dakotafest Debates Open Campaign Season
The general election campaign season kicked off this week with debates at the Dakotafest ag show in Mitchell. On Wedn...
Candidates For Gov, Senate Question EB-5 Candidates For Gov, Senate Question EB-5
Political hopefuls in two major races are questioning fellow candidates about their involvement with the EB-5 program. Dakota Fest in Mitchell is host to both a gubern...
Dakota Political Junkies Dakota Political Junkies
South Dakota's campaign season made its unofficial start this week with the first general election debates for U.S. S...
US House Candidates Debate In Mitchell US House Candidates Debate In Mitchell
During their first debate, candidates for South Dakota’s only seat in the US House of Representatives clash over the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline and the Affordab...
Dakota Political Junkies Dakota Political Junkies
Mitchell Daily Republic web editor Denise Ross and Sioux Falls Argus-Leader political reporter David Montgomery joine...
Dakota Political Junkies Dakota Political Junkies
Kevin Woster, KELO-TV Rapid City bureau reporter, and Roger Whittle, managing editor of the Watertown Public Opinion ...
Senate Candidates Address Outside Ads Senate Candidates Address Outside Ads
A candidate for South Dakota’s open US Senate seat says he wants everyone in the race to help prevent outside money from influencing the campaign. Democratic candidate...
Dakota Political Junkies Dakota Political Junkies
Just when it seemed like the 2014 campaign season was calming down a bit, things have gotten interesting again. On Tu...
Ind. Candidate Hits Ballot Change Snag Ind. Candidate Hits Ballot Change Snag
South Dakota’s Independent candidate for governor has announced a new running mate. Mike Myers says registered Republ...
Independent Mike Myers Makes Health Care Reform Focus of Gubernatorial Campaign Independent Mike Myers Makes Health Care Reform Focus of Gubernatorial Campaign
Mike Myers taught health care law and health care administration at the University of South Dakota for 23 years. He a...
An Interview with Gordon Howie U.S. Senate Candidate An Interview with Gordon Howie U.S. Senate Candidate
SDPB's Charles Michael Ray is working to interview all U.S. Senate candidates leading up to the November election. He...
Wismer Wins Dem. Nomination For Gov. Wismer Wins Dem. Nomination For Gov.
Representative Susan Wismer is the Democratic nominee for the general election in South Dakota. The Associated Press ...
Rounds Wins Primary In US Senate Race Rounds Wins Primary In US Senate Race
Less than 40 minutes after the last polls closed in South Dakota, the Associated Press names former governor Mike Rou...
Daugaard Declared Republican Primary Winner Daugaard Declared Republican Primary Winner
Results from South Dakota's primary elections rolled in through the SD Secretary of State's office.The Associated Pre...
Democrats Running For SD Governor Democrats Running For SD Governor
Two South Dakota Democrats say they have what it takes to win a general election in a red state and lead South Dakota...
Republicans Who Want To Be Governor Republicans Who Want To Be Governor
South Dakota's primary elections happen Tuesday, and both Republicans and Democrats must decide which candidate they ...
Candidate Spotlight: Susan Wismer Candidate Spotlight: Susan Wismer
In Tuesday's primary, voters decide which candidates advance to the November election. One of those contests is Democratic nomination for Governor of South Dakota. One...
Interview With U.S. Senate Candidate Dr. Annette Bosworth Interview With U.S. Senate Candidate Dr. Annette Bosworth
Dakota Midday's conversations with candidates in the state primary election concluded with Dr. Annette Bosworth, who ...
Candidate Spotlight: Joe Lowe Candidate Spotlight: Joe Lowe
With less than one week before South Dakotans vote in primary elections, candidates are giving final pitches. Two Democrats face off for the gubernatorial nomination t...
Forum Planned In US Senate Race Forum Planned In US Senate Race
Days before the primary election, a Republican candidate for South Dakota’s open US Senate seat says she’s arranging her own candidate forum.Annette Bosworth says she ...
Dakota Political Junkies Dakota Political Junkies
Dakota Political Junkies Jonathan Ellis of the Sioux Falls Argus Leader and Roger Whittle of the Watertown Public Opi...
An Interview With Larry Pressler An Interview With Larry Pressler
SDPB's Charles Michael Ray is working to interview all U.S. Senate candidates leading up to the November election. Ex...
An Interview With Rick Weiland An Interview With Rick Weiland
SDPB's Charles Michael Ray is working to interview all U.S. Senate candidates leading up to the November election. Ex...

SDPB Broadcast Debates & Candidate Forums

Later in this year's campaign season, SDPB will feature Meet the Candidates, giving those running for state House and Senate a chance to address voters, as well as presenting debates for major races.

South Dakota Attorney General's Ballot Explanations for the November 2014 General Election
 

1. Initiated Measure 17 seeking to require health insurers to include all willing and qualified health providers on their provider lists; 
2. Initiated Measure 18 seeking to increase the state minimum wage; and
3. Constitutional Amendment Q seeking to authorize the Legislature to allow roulette, keno and craps in Deadwood.

To view the ballot explanations please click on the link below:

http://atg.sd.gov/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=Rp1NrwOnueg%3d&tabid=442