Dennis Feickert

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Dennis Feickert
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South Dakota House District 3
In office
2009 - Present
Term ends
January 13, 2015
Years in position 6
Base salary$12,000/two-year term
Per diem$110/legislative day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2008
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limits4 terms (8 years)
High schoolLeola, South Dakota, 1966
Date of birth06/19/1948
Place of birthAberdeen, SD
ReligionCatholic/ Baptist
Office website
Dennis Feickert (b. June 19, 1948) is a Democratic member of the South Dakota House of Representatives, representing District 3.

Feickert received his high school diploma from Leola, South Dakota in 1966.

Feickert was an Ambulance Attendant for the Aberdeen City Fire Department from 1969 to 1995. He also worked as a farmer/rancher in Aberdeen, South Dakota from 1967 to 2008. From 1971 to 2008, he worked for Custon Hay Hauling/Feickert Hay Moving.

Feickert served as Brown County Commissioner from 1987 to 2008. He joined the South Dakota State House of Representatives in 2009 and has served in that position since. He represents the 3rd District. Feickert and his wife, Rae, have three children.

Committee assignments


At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Feickert served on the following committees:

South Dakota Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Natural Resources


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Feickert served on the following committees:


In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Feickert served on the following committees:



See also: South Dakota House of Representatives elections, 2012

Feickert won election in the 2012 election for South Dakota House of Representatives District 1. Feickert and incumbent Susan Wismer ran unopposed in the Republican primary. Feickert and Wismer ran unopposed in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. Incumbent David Sigdestad (D) did not run for re-election.[1]


See also: South Dakota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Dennis Feickert ran for re-election to one of two seats in District 3 of the South Dakota House of Representatives. Also running were fellow incumbent David Novstrup (R), Tim Even (D) and Isaac Latterell (R).[2] Dennis Feickert (R) and David Novstrup (D) won election in the November 2 general election.

South Dakota State House, District 3 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png David Novstrup (R) 4,562 28.52%
Green check mark transparent.png Dennis Feickert (D) 4,355 27.23%
Isaac Latterell (R) 4,172 26.08%
Tim Even (D) 2,907 18.17%

Campaign donors


Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.


In 2010, Feickert received $12,653 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed below:[3]


In 2008, Feickert collected $18,162 in donations.[4]

His five largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Dennis Feickert $9,350
South Dakota Education Association $1,000
Roger and Cathy Feickert $500
21st Century Democrats PAC $500
Brown County Democratic Party $400

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