|South Dakota House District 5|
|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)|
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.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Solum served on the following committees:
|South Dakota Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Commerce and Energy|
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Solum served on the following committees:
|South Dakota Committee Assignments, 2011|
|• Commerce and Energy, Chair|
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Solum served on the following committees:
|South Dakota Committee Assignments, 2009|
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.
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). 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.
|South Dakota State House, District 5 (2010)|
|Melissa Magstadt (R)||4,681||35.50%|
|Roger Solum (R)||4,514||34.23%|
|Jeff Dunn (D)||3,992||30.27%|
Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.
In 2010, Solum received $21,303 in campaign donations. The largest donors are listed below:
|South Dakota House of Representatives 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Roger Solum's campaign in 2010|
|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|
In 2008, Solum collected $16,390 in donations.
His five largest contributors in 2008 were:
|Codington County Republican Central Committee||$5,000|
|South Dakota Republican Party||$2,235|
|Faehn for House Cmte||$2,032|
|Independent Community Bankers of South Dakota||$350|
This section displays the most recent stories in a google news search for the term "Roger + Solum + South + Dakota + House"
- All stories may not be relevant to this legislator due to the nature of the search engine.
- South Dakota House of Representatives - Rep. Roger Solum
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2010, 2008
- Office of the South Dakota Secretary of State "2012 Primary Election Candidate List," Accessed April 9, 2012
- South Dakota Secretary of State's official list of state candidates, 2010
- South Dakota House of Representatives Official General Election Results, 2010
- Follow the Money - 2010 contributions
- 2008 contributions to Roger Solum
|South Dakota House of Representatives District 5
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