Read the State Legislative Tracker. New edition available now!

Gary Cammack

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Gary L. Cammack
Gary Cammack.jpg
South Dakota House of Representatives District 29
Incumbent
In office
2013-Present
Term ends
January 13, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$6,000/session; $129/day for interim committees
Per diem$110/legislative day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Gary Cammack is a Republican member of the South Dakota House of Representatives representing District 29. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Cammack is a 2014 Republican candidate for District 29 of the South Dakota State Senate.[1]

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Cammack served on the following committees:

South Dakota Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Natural Resources
Commerce and Energy

Elections

2014

See also: South Dakota State Senate elections, 2014

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. Gary Cammack defeated Susan Cheshier and LeRoy Kindler in the Republican primary. Cammack is unopposed in the general election.[2][1]

South Dakota State Senate, District 29 Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngGary Cammack 65.2% 2,086
LeRoy Kindler 18.4% 588
Susan Cheshier 16.4% 523
Total Votes 3,197

2012

See also: South Dakota House of Representatives elections, 2012

Cammack won election in the 2012 election for South Dakota House of Representatives District 29. He and incumbent Dean Wink defeated David J. Eatherton in the Republican primary on June 5. Cammack and Wink ran unopposed in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[3][4]

South Dakota House of Representatives District 29 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngGary L. Cammack 43.8% 1,450
Green check mark transparent.pngDean Wink Incumbent 32% 1,059
David J Eatherton 24.2% 799
Total Votes 3,308

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Gary Cammack is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Gary Cammack raised a total of $3,285 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 27, 2013.[5]

Gary Cammack's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 South Dakota House of Representatives, District 29 Won $3,285
Grand Total Raised $3,285

2012

Gary Cammack won election to the South Dakota House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Gary Cammack raised a total of $3,285.
South Dakota House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Gary Cammack's campaign in 2012
South Dakota Retailers Association Pac$1,000
South Dakota Retailers Association$500
Peter Norbeck Pac$500
Contributions from Out-of-State or Federal Pacs$250
Jeff Jackson$150
Total Raised in 2012$3,285
Source:Follow the Money

Scorecards

See also: State legislative scorecards and State legislative scorecards in South Dakota

Legislative scorecards are used to evaluate elected public officials based on voting record. Some scorecards are created by political advocacy groups with a focus on specific issues, while others are developed by newspapers and are broad in scope. Scorecards are meant to be used as a tool for voters to have a quick picture of whether their views align with a particular legislator's record.

Because scorecards can be specific to particular issues or general to a state’s legislative term, for example, each report should be considered on its own merits. Each entity that publishes these reports uses different methodologies and definitions for the terms used.

An overview for scorecards in all 50 states can be found on this page. To contribute to the list of South Dakota scorecards, email suggestions to scorecards@ballotpedia.org.

Please see our writing guidelines if you would like to add results from an individual scorecard to this legislator's profile.

2014

In 2014, the 89th South Dakota State Legislature was in session from January 14 to March 31.

  • Legislators are scored based on their votes relating to the issue of abortions.

2013

In 2013, the 88th South Dakota State Legislature was in session from January 8 to March 25.

  • Legislators are scored based on their votes on the "top ten" issues affecting your freedom.

Recent news

BallotpediaAvatar bigger.png
Know more information about this profile?
Submit a bio

This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "Gary + Cammack + South + Dakota + House"

All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.

Gary Cammack News Feed

  • Loading...

See also

External links

Light Bulb Icon.svg.png
Suggest a link

References

Political offices
Preceded by
Thomas Brunner (R)
South Dakota House of Representatives District 29
2013–present
Succeeded by
NA