|South Dakota State Senate District 21|
|January 13, 2015|
|Years in position||3|
|Assistant Minority Leader|
|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|
|Bachelor's||University of Wyoming, 2008|
|Place of birth||Burke, SD|
|Profession||Investment Advisor Representative|
Sutton earned his B.S. in Finance from the University of Wyoming. He used his education to work in investment and currently works as an investment advisor representative.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Sutton served on the following committees:
|South Dakota Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Joint Appropriations|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Sutton served on the following committees:
|South Dakota Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Joint Appropriations|
|• Retirement Laws|
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. Incumbent Billie Sutton was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Sutton is unopposed in the general election.
Sutton won re-election in the 2012 election for South Dakota State Senate District 21. Sutton ran unopposed in the Democratic primary on June 5 and defeated John S. Meyer (R) in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
|South Dakota State Senate, District 21, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Billie Sutton Incumbent||59.5%||5,723|
Sutton did not have any opposition in the June 8 primary. She defeated John Meyer (R) in the November 2 general election.
|South Dakota State Senate, District 26 (2010)|
|Billie Sutton (D)||4,167||57.78%|
|John Meyer (R)||3,045||42.22%|
Comprehensive donor information for Billie Sutton is available dating back to 2010. Based on available campaign finance records, Billie Sutton raised a total of $14,045 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 26, 2013.
|Billie Sutton's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||South Dakota State Senate, District 21||$0|
|2010||South Dakota State Senate, District 26||$14,045|
|Grand Total Raised||$14,045|
2012Billie Sutton won re-election to the South Dakota State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Billie Sutton raised a total of $0.
|South Dakota State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Billie Sutton's campaign in 2012|
|Total Raised in 2012||$0|
|Source:Follow the Money|
In 2010, Sutton raised a total of $14,045 in campaign funds. His top contributors were:
|Sutton, Bill & Renee (Uncoded Contribution)||$1,662|
|Sutton, Billie H (Candidate Contribution)||$994|
|Sutton, Bill & Renee (Uncoded Contribution)||$750|
Sutton currently lives in Burke.
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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 21
- Senate website
- Profile from Open States
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2012, 2010
- Project Vote Smart, "Senator Billie H. Sutton (SD)," accessed March 12, 2014
- 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, "Sutton, Billie H," accessed September 26, 2013
- Follow the Money, "2010 Campaign Contributions," accessed March 12, 2014
Julie Bartling (D)
|South Dakota State Senate District 26
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