|South Dakota House District 30|
|2009 - Present|
|January 13, 2015|
|Years in position||5|
|Base salary||$12,000/two-year term|
|Per diem||$110/legislative day|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Term limits||4 terms (8 years)|
Russell is an attorney.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Russell served on the following committees:
|South Dakota Committee Assignments, 2013|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Russell served on the following committees:
|South Dakota Committee Assignments, 2011|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Russell served on the following committees:
|South Dakota Committee Assignments, 2009|
Russell won re-election in the 2012 election for South Dakota House of Representatives District 30. Russell and fellow incumbent Mike Verchio defeated Tim Behlings, Travis L. Bies, and Florence K. Thompson in the Republican primary on June 5. No Democratic candidates filed for election. Russell and Verchio ran in the general election, which took place on November 6, 2012.
Russell ran for re-election to District 30 of the South Dakota House of Representatives. Russell and Mike Verchio (incumbent) both ran unopposed in the June 8 Republican primary.  Russell and Verchio defeated Kathleen Ann (D) in the general election on November 2, 2010.
|South Dakota State House, District 30 (2010)|
|Mike Verchio (R)||7,439||44.10%|
|Lance Russell (R)||5,829||34.55%|
|Kathleen Ann (D)||3,601||21.35%|
Comprehensive donor information for Lance Russell is available dating back to 2008. Based on available campaign finance records, Lance Russell raised a total of $22,210 during that time period. This information was last updated on September 27, 2013.
|Lance Russell's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||South Dakota House of Representatives, District 30||$3,298|
|2010||South Dakota House of Representatives, District 30||$6,595|
|2008||South Dakota House of Representatives, District 30||$12,317|
|Grand Total Raised||$22,210|
2012Lance Russell won re-election to the South Dakota House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Lance Russell raised a total of $3,298.
|South Dakota House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Lance Russell's campaign in 2012|
|South Dakota Association of Realtors||$300|
|South Dakota Educators Political Involvement Cmte||$250|
|Total Raised in 2012||$3,298|
|Source:Follow the Money|
In 2010, Russell received $6,595 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed below:
|South Dakota House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Lance Russell's campaign in 2010|
|South Dakota Education Association||$500|
|South Dakota State Medical Association||$400|
|South Dakota Association of Realtors||$400|
|Independent Community Bankers of South Dakota||$300|
|Total Raised in 2010||$6,595|
In 2008, Russell collected $12,317 in donations.
His five largest contributors in 2008 were:
|South Dakota Republican Party||$1,051|
|Hasan & Marlene Akhtar||$600|
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "Lance + Russell + South + Dakota + House"
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- South Dakota House of Representatives - Rep. Lance Russell
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2012, 2010, 2008
- Office of the South Dakota Secretary of State "2012 Primary Election Candidate List," Accessed April 9, 2012
- South Dakota Secretary of State, "Official Primary Results," June 25, 2012
- South Dakota Secretary of State's official results of June 8 primary
- South Dakota House of Representatives Official General Election Results, 2010
- followthemoney.org, "Russell, Lance" Accessed September 27, 2013
- followthemoney.org, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
- 2008 contributions to Lance Russell
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