|Former candidate for|
|South Dakota State Senate, District 18|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
Stone's campaign website highlighted the following issues:
- Excerpt: "Human life is precious and should be protected."
- Excerpt: "The primary role of government is to protect its citizens. When it needs to step out of this role, it should be small and nonintrusive."
- Excerpt: "Everyone has the right to be free."
- Excerpt: "This pertains to all individuals, entities, and government. No one should spend more than they take in."
Right to bear arms
- Excerpt: "The constitution guarantees the right to bear arms, yet state government should be left to craft policy that suites the needs of its citizens."
The general elections for the office of South Dakota State Senate took 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. Bernie Hunhoff was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Matt Stone defeated Thomas Bixler in the Republican primary. Hunhoff defeated Stone in the general election.
|South Dakota State Senate, District 18, General Election, 2014|
|Source: South Dakota Secretary of State|
|South Dakota State Senate, District 18 Republican Primary, 2014|
Stone ran in the 2012 election for South Dakota House of Representatives District 18. Stone and Thomas Bixler were defeated by Mike Stevens and Thomas D. Stotz in the Republican primary on June 5. Charlie Gross and incumbent Bernie Hunhoff ran unopposed in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 6, 2012. Incumbent Nick Moser (R) is not running for re-election.
|South Dakota House of Representatives District 18 Republican Primary, 2012|
|Thomas D. Stolz||34.6%||738|
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- South Dakota State Legislature
- South Dakota State Senate District 18
- South Dakota House of Representatives
- South Dakota State Senate elections, 2014
- Matt Stone on Facebook
- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- South Dakota Secretary of State, "Current Candidates for Primary Election," accessed May 2, 2014
- Facebook.com, "About: Stone for SD Senate District 18," accessed September 24, 2014
- South Dakota Secretary of State, "Primary Election - Official Results," accessed June 4, 2014
- South Dakota Secretary of State, "Official General Election Results - November 4, 2014," accessed November 12, 2014
- Office of the South Dakota Secretary of State, "2012 Primary Election Candidate List," accessed April 9, 2012
- South Dakota Secretary of State, "Official Primary Results," June 25, 2012