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Roger Solum

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Roger Solum
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South Dakota House District 5
Incumbent
In office
2009 - Present
Term ends
January 13, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyRepublican
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)
Personal
ProfessionProject Manager
Websites
Office website
CandidateVerification
Roger Solum is a Republican member of the South Dakota House of Representatives, representing District 5.

Solum is a Project Manager.

Solum joined the South Dakota State House of Representatives in 2009. He has served in that position since, representing the 5th District.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

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

South Dakota Committee Assignments, 2013
Commerce and Energy
Taxation

2011-2012

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

2009-2010

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

Elections

2012

See also: South Dakota House of Representatives elections, 2012

Solum won re-election in the 2012 election for South Dakota House of Representatives District 5. Solum ran unopposed in the Republican primary on June 5 and won re-election in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012.[1]

South Dakota House of Representatives, District 5, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngMelissa Magstadt Incumbent 40.1% 5,950
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRoger Solum Incumbent 39.4% 5,844
     Democratic Dorothy Kellogg 20.5% 3,042
Total Votes 14,836

2010

See also: South Dakota House of Representatives elections, 2010

Solum ran for re-election to one of two seats in District 5 of the South Dakota House of Representatives. Also running were Melissa Magstadt (R) and Jeff Dunn (D).[2] J. Maurice Redmond (D) withdrew from the race, and John Wiles (R) was eliminated in the primary election. Melissa Magstadt (R) and Roger Solum (R) won election in the November 2 general election.[3]

South Dakota State House, District 5 (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Melissa Magstadt (R) 4,681 35.50%
Green check mark transparent.png Roger Solum (R) 4,514 34.23%
Jeff Dunn (D) 3,992 30.27%

Campaign donors

2012

Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.

2010

In 2010, Solum received $21,303 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed below:[4]

South Dakota House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Roger Solum's campaign in 2010
Solum, Roger$4,134
Codington County Republican Central Cmte$1,500
South Dakota Rural Electric Association$700
Faehn For House$650
South Dakota Retailers Association$500
Total Raised in 2010 $21,303

2008

In 2008, Solum collected $16,390 in donations.[5]

His five largest contributors in 2008 were:

Donor Amount
Codington County Republican Central Committee $5,000
South Dakota Republican Party $2,235
Faehn for House Cmte $2,032
Roger Solum $1,738
Independent Community Bankers of South Dakota $350

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South Dakota House of Representatives District 5
2009–present
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