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South Dakota Attorney General election, 2010

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Candidates for State Attorney General, 2010


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Statewide elections, 2010
November 2nd General Election results

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The South Dakota Attorney General election of 2010 was held on November 2, 2010. Incumbent Marty Jackley had been appointed on August 14, 2009 to fill the vacancy left by Larry Long's acceptance of a judgeship. He easily claimed re-election in 2010 over Democrat Ron Volesky.

Race tracking

See also: 2010 State Attorneys General/Election Racetracking

Ballotpedia and Governing magazine called the race a win for the Democratic Party.

2010 Race Rankings for South Dakota Attorney General
Race Tracker Race Rating
Ballotpedia Likely Republican
Governing[1] Safe Republican
Overall Call Likely Republican

General Election campaign

Candidates

Republican Party Republican Party - Incumbent Marty J. Jackley
Democratic Party Democratic Party - Former State Sen. Ron Volesky

General election results

On November 2, 2010, Marty Jackley won re-election to the office of South Dakota Attorney General. He defeated Ron Volesky (D) in the general election.

South Dakota Attorney General, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMarty Jackley Incumbent 66.9% 202,499
     Democratic Ron Volesky 33.1% 100,182
Total Votes 302,681
Election Results Via: South Dakota Secretary of State

June 8, 2010 primaries

See also: South Dakota gubernatorial election, 2010; South Dakota Secretary of State election, 2010

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Electoral results

Finances

According to the South Dakota Secretary of State's Office, as of July 27, 2010, here is the breakdown of campaign finances for each of the candidates:

Marty J. Jackley Campaign Finance Reports
Report Date Filed Beginning Balance Contributions In-Kind [3] Other Sources Expenditures Cash on Hand
2009 Year-End Report[4] January 21, 2010 $0.00 $108,043.00 $3,395.00 $0.00 $1,743.18 $107,299.82

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