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Larry Long
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South Dakota Attorney General
Former officeholder
In office
2003-2009
PartyRepublican
PredecessorMark Barnett (R)
Larry Long served as South Dakota Attorney General from 2003-2009.

Education

  • J.D., University of South Dakota School of Law, 1972
  • Bachelor's degree, South Dakota State University, 1969

Elections

2006

  • 2006 Race for Attorney General - Republican Primary
    • Larry Long ran unopposed

On November 7, 2006, Larry Long won re-election to the office of South Dakota Attorney General. He defeated Ron Volesky (D) and Randy Ristesund (L) in the general election.

South Dakota Attorney General, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngLarry Long Incumbent 64.7% 207,079
     Democratic Ron Volesky 32.6% 104,267
     Libertarian Randy Ristesund 2.8% 8,904
Total Votes 320,250
Election Results Via: South Dakota Secretary of State

2002

  • 2002 Race for Attorney General - Republican Primary
    • Larry Long ran unopposed

On November 5, 2002, Larry Long won election to the office of South Dakota Attorney General. He defeated Ron Volesky (D) and Bob Newland (L) in the general election.

South Dakota Attorney General, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngLarry Long 53.5% 174,513
     Democratic Ron Volesky 42.8% 139,451
     Libertarian Bob Newland 3.7% 12,131
Total Votes 326,095
Election Results Via: South Dakota Secretary of State

Campaign contributions

2006 Race for Attorney General - Campaign Contributions
Total Raised $257,901
Total Raised by Primary Opponent N/A
Total Raised by Gen. Election Opponent $10,110
Top 5 Contributors South Dakota Republican Party $56,550 (21.93% of Total)
Republican State Leadership Committee $25,000 (9.69%)
Qwest Communications $3,000 (3.1%)
Glaxosmithkline $2,500 (0.97%)
Mark Barnett $2,000 (0.78%)
Individuals v. Institutions $129,271 (50.1%)
$17,500 (6.8%)
In v. Outside State $226,201 (86.4%)
$34,700 (13.2%)

Personal

Long is married. He and his wife Jan have two children.

Contact Information

Office of the Attorney General
1302 E Hwy 14
Suite 1
Pierre SD 57501-8501

Phone (Routine Business): (605) 773-3215
TTY: (605) 773-6585 (For the Hearing Impaired)
Fax: (605) 773-4106
E-mail: atghelp@state.sd.us

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Political offices
Preceded by
Mark Barnett (R)
South Dakota Attorney General
2003-2009
Succeeded by
Marty J. Jackley