Scott W. Craig
|Scott W. Craig|
|South Dakota House of Representatives District 33|
|January 13, 2015|
|Years in position||1|
|Base salary||$6,000/session; $129/day for interim committees|
|Per diem||$110/legislative day|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Craig served on the following committees:
|South Dakota Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Agriculture and Natural Resources|
|• Local Government|
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. Rochelle Hagel was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbents Scott W. Craig and Jacqueline Sly defeated Rip Ryness in the Republican primary. Craig and Sly defeated Hagel and Susan Hixon (I) in the general election.
|South Dakota House of Representatives, District 33, General Election, 2014|
|Republican||Jacqueline Sly Incumbent||36.3%||4,529|
|Republican||Scott W. Craig Incumbent||34%||4,236|
|Source: South Dakota Secretary of State|
|South Dakota House of Representatives, District 33 Republican Primary, 2014|
|Scott W. Craig Incumbent||42.3%||1,562|
|Jacqueline Sly Incumbent||32.6%||1,204|
Craig won election in the 2012 election for South Dakota House of Representatives District 33. Craig ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5 and won election in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|South Dakota House of Representatives, District 33, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Jacqueline Sly Incumbent||43.2%||6,308|
Comprehensive donor information for Scott Craig is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Scott Craig raised a total of $3,675 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 27, 2013.
|Scott Craig's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||South Dakota House of Representatives, District 33||$3,675|
|Grand Total Raised||$3,675|
2012Scott Craig won election to the South Dakota House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Scott Craig raised a total of $3,675.
|South Dakota House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Scott W. Craig's campaign in 2012|
|GOP House Future Pac||$1,000|
|Peter Norbeck Pac||$500|
|Gov Dennis Daugaard||$250|
|National Association for Gun Rights||$250|
|Term Limits America Pac||$250|
|Total Raised in 2012||$3,675|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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In 2014, the 89th South Dakota State Legislature was in session from January 14 to March 31.
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- South Dakota Secretary of State, "Current Candidates for Primary Election," May 2, 2014
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Phil Jensen (R)
|South Dakota House of Representatives District 33
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