|Former candidate for|
|South Dakota House of Representatives, District 9|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||4 terms (8 years)|
|South Dakota House District 9|
|2011 - 2013|
Deelstra works as a sales professional. He previously ran for office unsuccessfully in 2002.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Deelstra served on the following committees:
- Commerce and Energy Committee, South Dakota House of Representatives
- Local Government Committee, South Dakota House of Representatives
Elections for the office of South Dakota House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on June 3, 2014. The general election took place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 25, 2014. Incumbent Paula Hawks and Holly Boltjes-Johnson were unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbent Steve Hickey and Bob Deelstra were unopposed in the Republican primary. Boltjes-Johnson withdrew after the primary, and was replaced by Becky Jaspers on the general election ballot. Hawks (D) and Hickey (R) defeated Jaspers (D) and Deeltra (R) in the general election.
|South Dakota House of Representatives, District 9, General Election, 2014|
|Republican||Steve Hickey Incumbent||29.6%||3,027|
|Democratic||Paula Hawks Incumbent||26%||2,662|
|Source: South Dakota Secretary of State|
Deelstra ran for re-election in the 2012 election for South Dakota House of Representatives District 9. Deelstra ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5 and was defeated in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.
|South Dakota State House, District 9 (2010)|
|Steve Hickey (R)||3,769||26.82%|
|Bob Deelstra (R)||3,300||23.48%|
|Trudi Hatch (D)||3,252||23.14%|
|Mark W. Anderson (D)||3,160||22.49%|
|Charles E Drews (C)||571||4.06%|
In 2010, Deelstra raised $7,269 in contributions.
He contributed the most to his campaign, $2,716.
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- South Dakota State Legislature
- South Dakota state legislative districts
- South Dakota House of Representatives
- South Dakota House of Representatives elections, 2014
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Bob Deelstra on Twitter
- Campaign contributions: 2010
- South Dakota Secretary of State, "Current Candidates for Primary Election," May 2, 2014
- Project Vote Smart: Representative Bob Deelstra
- South Dakota Secretary of State, "Primary Election - Official Results," accessed June 4, 2014
- South Dakota Secretary of State, "Official General Election Results - November 4, 2014," accessed November 12, 2014
- Office of the South Dakota Secretary of State, "2012 Primary Election Candidate List," accessed April 9, 2012
- South Dakota House of Representatives Official General Election Results, 2010
- Follow the Money, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
Richard Engels (D), Deb Peters (R)
|South Dakota House of Representatives District 9
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