|South Dakota House of Representatives District 29|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 2, 2010|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|South Dakota House District 29|
|2005 - 2013|
|Birthday||February 28, 1958|
|Place of birth||Belle Fourche, SD|
Brunner's professional experience includes working as a farmer.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Brunner served on the following committees:
- Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee, South Dakota House of Representatives
- Education Committee, South Dakota House of Representatives, Chair
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Brunner served on the following committees:
- Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee, South Dakota House
- Education Committee, South Dakota House
Elections for the office of South Dakota House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place June 3, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 25, 2014. Incumbent Dean Wink and Thomas Brunner defeated Tammy Basel, Wanda Blair and Terri Jorgenson in the Republican primary. Brunner and Wink are unopposed in the general election.
Brunner ran for re-election to District 29 of the South Dakota House of Representatives. Brunner and Dean Wink (incumbent) both advanced past the June 8 Republican primary. Wink and Brunner defeated DaleArleta Volmer (D) in the general election.
|South Dakota State House, District 29 (2010)|
|Thomas Brunner (R)||6,244||43.53%|
|Dean Wink (R)||5,088||35.47%|
|DaleArleta Volmer (D)||3,011||20.99%|
In 2010, Brunner received $7,124 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed below:
|South Dakota House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Thomas Brunner's campaign in 2010|
|South Dakota Rural Electric Association||$500|
|South Dakota Association Of Realtors||$500|
|South Dakota Telecommunications Association||$400|
|South Dakota Trucking Association||$350|
|Total Raised in 2010||$7,124|
In 2008, Brunner collected $9,000 in donations.
His five largest contributors in 2008 were:
|South Dakota Rural Electric Cooperatives||$1,000|
|South Dakota Telecommunications Association||$750|
|South Dakota Association of Realtors||$300|
|William Janklow South Dakota Development Fund||$250|
|Black Hills Corp||$250|
Brunner and his wife, Quin, have seven children.
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- Legislative Profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2010, 2008, 2006, 2004
- South Dakota Secretary of State, "Current Candidates for Primary Election," May 2, 2014
- South Dakota Secretary of State, "Primary Election Unofficial Results," accessed June 3, 2014
- South Dakota Secretary of State's official results of June 8 primary
- South Dakota House of Representatives Official General Election Results, 2010
- Follow the Money, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
- Follow the Money, "2008 contributions to Thomas Brunner," accessed July 10, 2014
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