Roger Solum

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Roger Solum
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South Dakota House District 5
Incumbent
In office
2009 - Present
Term ends
January 13, 2015
Years in position 5
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 elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Personal
ProfessionProject Manager
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Roger D. Solum is a Republican member of the South Dakota House of Representatives, representing District 5. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Biography

Solum is a Project Manager.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

South Dakota Committee Assignments, 2013
Commerce and Energy
Taxation

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Solum served on the following committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Solum served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: South Dakota House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for the office of South Dakota House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place June 3, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 25, 2014. Incumbent Roger Solum and Lee Schoenbeck were unopposed in the Republican primary. Solum and Schoenbeck are unopposed in the general election.[1][2]

2012

See also: South Dakota House of Representatives elections, 2012

Solum won re-election in the 2012 election for South Dakota House of Representatives District 5. Solum ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5 and won re-election in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[3]

South Dakota House of Representatives, District 5, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMelissa Magstadt Incumbent 40.1% 5,950
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRoger Solum Incumbent 39.4% 5,844
     Democratic Dorothy Kellogg 20.5% 3,042
Total Votes 14,836

2010

See also: South Dakota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Solum ran for re-election to one of two seats in District 5 of the South Dakota House of Representatives. Also running were Melissa Magstadt (R) and Jeff Dunn (D).[4] J. Maurice Redmond (D) withdrew from the race, and John Wiles (R) was eliminated in the primary election. Melissa Magstadt (R) and Roger Solum (R) won election in the November 2 general election.[5]

South Dakota State House, District 5 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Melissa Magstadt (R) 4,681 35.50%
Green check mark transparent.png Roger Solum (R) 4,514 34.23%
Jeff Dunn (D) 3,992 30.27%

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Roger Solum is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Roger Solum raised a total of $49,015 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 26, 2013.[6]

Roger Solum's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 South Dakota House of Representatives, District 5 Won $11,322
2010 South Dakota House of Representatives, District 5 Won $21,303
2008 South Dakota House of Representatives, District 5 Won $16,390
Grand Total Raised $49,015

2012

Roger Solum won re-election to the South Dakota House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Roger Solum raised a total of $11,322.
South Dakota House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Roger Solum's campaign in 2012
SD Retailers Association Pac$750
South Dakota Beer Wholesalers Association$600
SD Rpac$500
SD Action Cmte F/ Rural Electric$500
SD Association Healthcare Org$500
Total Raised in 2012$11,322
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Solum received $21,303 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed below:[7]

South Dakota House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Roger Solum's campaign in 2010
Solum, Roger$4,134
Codington County Republican Central Cmte$1,500
South Dakota Rural Electric Association$700
Faehn for House$650
South Dakota Retailers Association$500
Total Raised in 2010 $21,303

2008

In 2008, Solum collected $16,390 in donations.[8]

His five largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Codington County Republican Central Committee $5,000
South Dakota Republican Party $2,235
Faehn for House Cmte $2,032
Roger Solum $1,738
Independent Community Bankers of South Dakota $350

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South Dakota House of Representatives District 5
2009–present
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