SD 2014 Ballot

This page contains all of the statewide races and ballot questions for the 2014 election in SD. This is as complete as I could make it. Links to find out more information about each candidate or question have been compiled so that I (or anyone using this page) can research and make informed voting decisions.

Federal Offices

US Senate (6 yr) – Current held by Democrat Tim Johnson, who is retiring.

Rick Weiland – Democrat – Official SiteFacebookTwitterBallotpediaVoteSmartSoDakLiberty

Mike Rounds – Republican – Official Site – FacebookTwitter – BallotpediaVoteSmartSoDakLiberty – LRC: 2000 1999 1998 1997 1996 1995 1994 1993 1992 1991

Gordon Howie – Independent – Official Site – Facebook – Twitter – BallotpediaVoteSmartOpenStates –  SoDakLiberty – LRC: 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005

Larry Pressler – Independent – Official Site – Facebook – Twitter – BallotpediaVoteSmartSoDakLiberty

South Dakota House of Representatives Seat (2 yr)

Corinna Robinson – Democrat – WebsiteFacebookTwitterBallotpediaVoteSmartSoDakLiberty

Kristi Noem – incumbent Republican – WebsiteFacebookTwitterYouTube – BallotpediaVoteSmartOpenCongress – OpenStates – SoDakLiberty – LRC: 2010 2009 2008 2007

South Dakota Executives

South Dakota Governor (4 yr)

Mike Myers – Independent – WebsiteFacebookTwitterBallotpediaVoteSmartSoDakLiberty

Susan Wismer – Democrat – WebsiteFacebookTwitterBallotpediaVoteSmart – OpenStatesSoDakLiberty – LRC: 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009

Dennis Daugaard – incumbent Republican – WebsiteFacebookTwitter – flickr – YouTubeBallotpediaVoteSmart – SoDakLiberty – LRC: 2002 2001 2000 1999 1998 1997

South Dakota Lieutenant Governor (4 yr)

Lora Hubbel – Independent – Website – Facebook – TwitterBallotpediaVoteSmartOpenStates – SoDakLiberty – LRC: 2012 2011

Susy Blake – Democrat – Website – Facebook – Twitter – BallotpediaVoteSmart – OpenStates – SoDakLiberty  – LRC: 2012 2011 2010 2009

Matt Michels – incumbent Republican – Website – Facebook – Twitter – BallotpediaVoteSmart – SoDakLiberty – LRC: 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

South Dakota Secretary of State (4 yr) – Current held by Republican Jason Gant, who is not seeking re-election

Lori Stacey – Constitution Party – Website – Facebook – Twitter  – BallotpediaVoteSmartSoDakLiberty

Emmett Reistroffer – Libertarian – Website – Facebook – Twitter  – BallotpediaVoteSmartSoDakLiberty

Angelia Schultz – Democrat – Website – Facebook – TwitterBallotpediaVoteSmartSoDakLiberty

Shantel Krebs – Republican – Website – Facebook – Twitter  – BallotpediaVoteSmart – OpenStatesSoDakLiberty – LRC: 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005

South Dakota Attorney General (4 yr)

Chad Haber – Libertarian – Website – Facebook – Twitter  – BallotpediaVoteSmartSoDakLiberty

Marty Jackley – incumbent Republican – Website – Facebook – Twitter  – BallotpediaVoteSmartSoDakLiberty

South Dakota Treasurer (4 yr)

Ken Santema – Libertarian – Website – Facebook – Twitter  – BallotpediaVoteSmartSoDakLiberty

Denny Pierson – Democrat – Website – Facebook – Twitter  – BallotpediaVoteSmartSoDakLiberty

Rich Sattgast– incumbent Republican – Website – Facebook – Twitter  – BallotpediaVoteSmartSoDakLiberty

South Dakota State Auditor (4 yr)

Kurt Evans – Libertarian – Website – Facebook – Twitter  – BallotpediaVoteSmartSoDakLiberty

Steve Barnett – incumbent Republican – Website – Facebook – Twitter  – BallotpediaVoteSmartSoDakLiberty

South Dakota Commissioner of School and Public Lands (4 yr)  – Currently held by Vern Larson (appointed by Daugaard and not seeking re-eleciton)

John English – Libertarian – Website – Facebook – Twitter  – BallotpediaVoteSmartSoDakLiberty

Ryan Brunner – Republican – Website – Facebook – TwitterBallotpediaVoteSmartSoDakLiberty

South Dakota Public Utilities Commission (6 yr)

Wayne Schmidt – Constitution Party – Website – Facebook – Twitter  – BallotpediaVoteSmartSoDakLiberty

David Allen – Democrat – Website – Facebook – Twitter  – BallotpediaVoteSmart – SoDakLiberty

Gary Hanson – incumbent Republican – Website – Facebook – Twitter  – BallotpediaVoteSmartSoDakLiberty

South Dakota Supreme Court

South Dakota Supreme Court Justice Retention’s – There was a fourth Justice up for retention, John Konenkamp, but he decided to retire this year.

Chief Justice David Gilbertson (8 yr) – Website – Facebook – Twitter – JudgepediaVoteSmart – SoDakLiberty

Justice Steven L. Zinter (8 yr) – Website – Facebook – Twitter – JudgepediaVoteSmart – SoDakLiberty

Justice Lori Wilbur (8 yr) – Website – Facebook – Twitter – JudgepediaVoteSmart – SoDakLiberty

Ballot Questions – The brochure provided by the SOS about the ballot questions and their Pros/Cons can be read here.

Constitutional Amendment Q – Gambling expansion in Deadwood – Enrolled Resolution passed by SD LegislatureAG Explanation – PRO websiteCON websiteBallotpediaVoteSmartSoDakLiberty

Initiated Measure 17 – Patient Choice – AG ExplanationPRO websiteCON websiteBallotpedia – VoteSmartSoDakLiberty

Initiated Measure 18 – Minimum Wage – AG Explanation – PRO websiteCON websiteBallotpedia – VoteSmartSoDakLiberty

  1. August 20, 2013 at 10:31 am

    Mike Myers is running for SD gov. on the Independent ticket.

    • Ken Santema
      August 20, 2013 at 11:53 am

      I need to add him. I’ve been meaning to look into his race. It will be great if he is able to take on Daugaard!

  1. October 26, 2014 at 9:50 am
  2. October 29, 2014 at 11:31 am
  3. November 4, 2014 at 10:48 am

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