Kris Langer

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Kris Langer
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South Dakota House District 25
Incumbent
In office
August 15, 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 4, 2014
AppointedAugust 15, 2013
Appointed byGov. Dennis Daugaard
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
Education
Bachelor'sSouth Dakota State University
Personal
Place of birthA farm between Toronto and White
ProfessionRealtor
ReligionLutheran
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Kris Langer is a Republican member of the South Dakota House of Representatives, representing District 25. She was first appointed to the chamber on August 15, 2013, to fill the vacancy left by Jon Hansen (R).[1]

Biography

Langer attended South Dakota State University. She works as a realtor for LandMark Realty and Auction. She served on the Dell Rapids City Council as both a member and as president.[1]

Elections

2014

See also: South Dakota House of Representatives elections, 2014

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. Kristi Quaintance and Oran Sorenson were unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbent Kris Langer and Roger Hunt were unopposed in the Republican primary. Hunt and Langer were unopposed in the general election. Quaintance and Sorenson withdrew before the election.[2][3][4]

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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.


Personal

Langer and her husband, Tracy, have two sons, Cole and Grant. They live in Dell Rapids, South Dakota. Langer has served with the Minnehaha Economic Development Association, the Dell Rapids Economic Development Board, the Dell Rapids Baseball Association, and the Dell Rapids Athletic Booster Club.[1]

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