South Dakota Secretary of State election, 2014

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South Dakota Secretary of State Election

Primary Date
June 3, 2014

General Election Date:
November 4, 2014

Incumbent prior to election:
Jason Gant Republican Party
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South Dakota State Executive Elections
Top Ballot
GovernorLt. GovernorSecretary of StateAttorney General
Down Ballot
Treasurer, Auditor, Secretary of Education, Public Utility Commissioner

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The South Dakota Secretary of State election will take place on November 4, 2014. Incumbent Jason Gant (R) was first elected in 2010 and was eligible to seek re-election in 2014. However, on September 11, 2013 he announced he would not seek a second term.[1]

South Dakota is one of 21 states with a mixed primary system. Parties decide who may vote. Registered Democrats and unaffiliated voters may vote in the Democratic primary. Only registered Republicans may vote in the Republican primary.[2]


General election

Former candidates

Note: Candidates for the office of Secretary of State are nominated at the state conventions of each political party.[7]

Key deadlines

Deadline Event
March 25, 2014 Filing deadline for political party candidates
April 29, 2014 Filing deadline for independent candidates
June 3, 2014 Primary election
November 4, 2014 General election
November 11, 2014 Canvass of election results

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