Herman Otten

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Herman Otten
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South Dakota House of Representatives District 6
Incumbent
In office
2013-Present
Term ends
January 13, 2015
Years in position 1
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$12,000/two-year term
Per diem$110/legislative day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
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Herman Otten is a Republican member of the South Dakota House of Representatives representing District 6. He was first elected to the chamber in 2012.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

South Dakota Committee Assignments, 2013
Agriculture and Natural Resources
Local Government

Elections

2012

See also: South Dakota House of Representatives elections, 2012

Otten won election in the 2012 election for South Dakota House of Representatives District 6. Otten advanced past the Republican primary on June 5 and won election in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.[1][2]

South Dakota House of Representatives, District 6, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngHerman Otten 36.3% 5,739
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngIsaac Latterell 31.6% 5,000
     Democratic Joseph Weis 18.2% 2,884
     Democratic Michael Jauron 13.9% 2,194
Total Votes 15,817


South Dakota House of Representatives District 6 Republican Primary, 2012
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngIsaac Latterell 35.3% 808
Green check mark transparent.pngHerman Otten 26.6% 609
June Nusz 21.6% 494
Jason Long 16.6% 380
Total Votes 2,291

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Herman Otten is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Herman Otten raised a total of $5,750 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 26, 2013.[3]

Herman Otten's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 South Dakota House of Representatives , District 6 Won $5,750
Grand Total Raised $5,750

2012

Herman Otten won election to the South Dakota House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Herman Otten raised a total of $5,750.
South Dakota House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Herman Otten's campaign in 2012
Home Builders Association of the Sioux Empire$3,550
South Dakota Home Builders Association$500
Black Hills Home Builders$250
Dunlap, Kenneth$250
McGraw, Corrie$125
Total Raised in 2012$5,750
Source:Follow the Money

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Political offices
Preceded by
Burt Tulson (R)
South Dakota House of Representatives District 6
2013–present
Succeeded by
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