Category: South Dakota

Delay in South Dakota Election Results

Delay in South Dakota Election Results

South Dakota Secretary of State Shantel Krebs stated, “Julie Pearson, Pennington County Auditor called the Secretary of State’s office and reported to us that there was a fire incident at one of the polling locations (a school) in Pennington County. Voting was delayed for 15 minutes while voters and election workers went outside.”

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Tribute to the Troops Program

Tribute to the Troops Program

Ellsworth B-1 Aviator Lieutenant Colonel Ryan Carignan will be the featured speaker at a Tribute to the Troops Program, Honoring Those Who Have Served Since 9/11 at 9 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 12 at the South Dakota Air and Space Museum.

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Americans for Tax Reform State Legislator Taxpayer Protection Pledge

Americans for Tax Reform State Legislator Taxpayer Protection Pledge

South Dakota Citizen’s for Liberty is hosting a press conference at 1:30 pm Thursday, November 3, 2016, at the Ronald Reagan statue at the corner of 6th St and St Joseph in downtown Rapid City.

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South Dakota Secretary of State Shantel Krebs

South Dakota Voter Registration at All Time High

South Dakota reached an all-time high in voter registration numbers. South Dakota Secretary of State Shantel Krebs stated, “It is great to live in South Dakota where citizens do not take their right to vote for granted. I am proud to see our voter registration reach an all-time high.”

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Absentee Voting in Full Swing in South Dakota

Absentee Voting in Full Swing in South Dakota

South Dakota Secretary of State Shantel Krebs stated “Since Absentee Voting began on September 23rd over 80,000 South Dakota voters have utilized the process. We expect Absentee Voting to surpass the numbers from 2012’s presidential election which were 91,145. ”

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GOP Backing Abortion in the South Dakota Legislature

GOP Backing Abortion in the South Dakota Legislature

Is there a Republican legislator in your district who is secretly an abortion-supporting Planned Parenthood minion ? If you live in Brookings or Sioux Falls (or District 34 in Rapid City), then there’s a pretty good chance that the answer to that question is “Yes”.

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South Dakota Secretary of State Shantel Krebs

South Dakota Voter Registration Deadline Oct. 24

South Dakota Secretary of State Shantel Krebs is encouraging South Dakotan’s to register to vote, “As South Dakotan’s we value our right to vote and appreciate the freedom we have to voice our opinions at the ballot box. In order for unregistered voters to participate in the November 8th general election, their Voter Registration form must be submitted by 5pm Monday, October 24th.”

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Write-in Votes Don’t Count in South Dakota

Write-in Votes Don’t Count in South Dakota

Pierre, SD – South Dakota Secretary of State Shantel Krebs clarified that South Dakota does not count write-in votes on the ballot “In South Dakota we DO NOT have the option to write in a candidate’s name of our choice on the ballot. If you write-in a candidate it does not disqualify the entire ballot. It will be treated as if that portion was left blank,” stated Secretary Krebs.

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South Dakota Legislative Candidate Survey

South Dakota Legislative Candidate Survey

This email went out tonight from the South Dakota NonPartisan Poll. It is regarding a poll which was sent out this weekend to all South Dakota legislative candidates, Democrat and Republican.

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Amendment V Campaign Marked by Illegal Contributions

Amendment V Campaign Marked by Illegal Contributions

No on V Campaign Chair Will Mortenson has called for the Yes on V campaign to return all illegal contributions and come clean to South Dakota voters on their scheme to evade South Dakota campaign finance law. TakeItBack.Org and Open Primaries, two dark money organizations funding Yes on Amendment V, violated South Dakota law by explicitly raising funds to influence a ballot question, Constitutional Amendment V.

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