Dennis Feickert

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Dennis Feickert
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South Dakota House District 1
Incumbent
In office
2009 - Present
Term ends
January 13, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
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)
Education
High schoolLeola, South Dakota, 1966
Personal
Birthday06/19/1948
Place of birthAberdeen, SD
ReligionCatholic/ Baptist
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Dennis A. Feickert (b. June 19, 1948) is a Democratic member of the South Dakota House of Representatives, representing District 1. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Biography

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.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

South Dakota Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Natural Resources
Transportation

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2014

See also: South Dakota House of Representatives elections, 2014

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 be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 25, 2014. Incumbent Dennis Feickert and Steven McCleerey defeated Dustina Gill in the Democratic primary. Feickert and McCleerey are unopposed in the general election.[1][2]

South Dakota House of Representatives, District 1 Democratic Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngDennis Feickert Incumbent 42.5% 1,638
Green check mark transparent.pngSteven McCleerey 35.1% 1,350
Dustina Gill 22.4% 862
Total Votes 3,850

2012

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.[3]

2010

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).[4] 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

Comprehensive donor information for Dennis Feickert is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Dennis Feickert raised a total of $31,565 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 26, 2013.[5]

Dennis Feickert's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 South Dakota House of Representatives, District 1 Won $750
2010 South Dakota House of Representatives, District 3 Won $12,653
2008 South Dakota House of Representatives, District 3 Won $18,162
Grand Total Raised $31,565

2012

Dennis Feickert won re-election to the South Dakota House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Dennis Feickert raised a total of $750.
South Dakota House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Dennis Feickert's campaign in 2012
SD Retailers Assoc Pac$150
SD Soy Pac$150
South Dakota Chiropractors Association$100
SD Ethanol Producers Pac$100
SD Pork Producers$100
Total Raised in 2012$750
Source:Follow the Money

2010

In 2010, Feickert received $12,653 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed below:[6]

South Dakota House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Dennis Feickert's campaign in 2010
Feickert, Dennis$7,828
Laborers Union South Dakota GPLDC PAC$1,000
South Dakota Association of Realtors$500
South Dakota Education Association$500
Brown County Democratic Party$500
Total Raised in 2010 $12,653

2008

In 2008, Feickert collected $18,162 in donations.[7]

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

Personal

Feickert and his wife, Rae, have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
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South Dakota House of Representatives District 3
2009–present
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