|South Dakota State Senate District 16|
|January 13, 2015|
|Years in position||3|
|Assistant Majority Leader, South Dakota State Senate|
|September 2013 - present|
|Majority Whip, South Dakota State Senate|
|Base salary||$6,000/session; $129/day for interim committees|
|Per diem||$110/legislative day|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|First elected||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 8, 2016|
|Term limits||Four terms|
|South Dakota State House of Representatives|
|Bachelor's||University of Iowa, 1995|
|Service/branch||United States Army National Guard|
|Years of service||1991-2001|
|Service branch||United States Army|
|Years of service||1991-1995|
|Birthday||November 25, 1972|
|Place of birth||Waterloo, IA|
Lederman served in the South Dakota House of Representatives, representing District 16 from 2009 to 2011.
Lederman received United States Army Medic Training in 1991. He then attended the University of Iowa.
Lederman served as County Commissioner of Union County from 2005 to 2007. He has been a Registered Agent for Seneca Insurance Company since 1995. He has also been the owner of Lederman Bonding Company.
Lederman served as a Medic in the United States Army from 1991 to 1995, and in the United States Army National Guard from 1990 to 2000. He was a candidate for the South Dakota House in 2006, but was not elected.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Lederman served on the following committees:
|South Dakota Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Commerce and Energy, Vice Chair|
|• Local Government|
|• State Affairs|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Lederman served on the following committees:
|South Dakota Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Commerce and Energy|
|• Local Government|
|• Taxation, Vice Chair|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Lederman served on the following committees while a member of the South Dakota House of Representatives:
|South Dakota Committee Assignments, 2009|
|• Local Government|
The general elections for the office of South Dakota State Senate will take place on November 4, 2014. A primary election took place on June 3, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 25, 2014. Ann Tornberg was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbent Dan Lederman was unopposed in the Republican primary. Tornberg will face Lederman in the general election.
Lederman won re-election in the 2012 election for South Dakota State Senate District 16. Lederman ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5 and defeated Michael O'Connor (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|South Dakota State Senate, District 16, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Dan Lederman Incumbent||60%||6,604|
Lederman was eligible for re-election but instead ran for the District 16 state senate seat in 2010. He defeated Kathy Hill (D) in the November 2 general election.
|South Dakota State Senate, District 16 (2010)|
|Dan Lederman (R)||6,082||62.71%|
|Kathy Hill (D)||3,616||37.29%|
Comprehensive donor information for Dan Lederman is available dating back to 2006. Based on available campaign finance records, Dan Lederman raised a total of $142,823 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 26, 2013.
|Dan Lederman's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||South Dakota State Senate, District 16||$32,917|
|2010||South Dakota State Senate, District 16||$36,948|
|2008||South Dakota House of Representatives, District 16||$47,598|
|2006||South Dakota House of Representatives, District 16||$25,360|
|Grand Total Raised||$142,823|
2012Dan Lederman won re-election to the South Dakota State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Dan Lederman raised a total of $32,917.
|South Dakota State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Dan Lederman's campaign in 2012|
|South Dakota Telecommunications Pac||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$32,917|
|Source:Follow the Money|
In 2010, Lederman received $36,948 in campaign donations. The largest contributors are listed below.
|South Dakota State Senate 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Dan Lederman's campaign in 2010|
|Oscar Anderson South Dakota Freedom Fund||$1,000|
|All South Dakota PAC||$1,000|
|Goosmann, Chadd & Jeanne||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$36,948|
In 2008, Lederman collected $47,598 in donations.
His five largest contributors in 2008 were:
|Kevin and Teri Vaughan||$2,000|
|South Dakota Republican Party||$1,638|
|Don and Karen Droke||$1,000|
Lederman and his wife, Jessica, have three children.
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- South Dakota State Legislature
- South Dakota State Senate
- South Dakota Senate Committees
- South Dakota Joint Committees
- South Dakota State Senate District 16
- Dan Lederman campaign website
- South Dakota House of Representatives - Rep. Dan Lederman
- Profile from Open States
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2012, 2010, 2008, 2006
- Dan Lederman on Twitter
- Dan Lederman on Flickr
- Dan Lederman on YouTube
- Argus Leader, "Baltic's Rave picked to lead state Senate," September 7, 2013. Retrieved September 30, 2013
- South Dakota Secretary of State, "Primary Election - Unofficial Results," accessed June 4, 2014
- South Dakota Secretary of State, "Current Candidates for Primary Election," accessed May 2, 2014
- Office of the South Dakota Secretary of State, "2012 Primary Election Candidate List," accessed April 9, 2012
- followthemoney.org, "Lederman, Dan," accessed September 26, 2013
- Follow the Money, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
- Follow the Money, "2008 contributions to Dan Lederman," accessed March 11, 2014
Margaret Gillespie (D)
|South Dakota State Senate District 16
| Succeeded by|
|South Dakota House of Representatives District 16
| Succeeded by|
James Bolin (R), Patty Miller (R)