South Dakota secretary of state election, 2014

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South Dakota Secretary of State Election

Primary Date:
June 3, 2014

General Election Date:
November 4, 2014

November 4 Election Winner:
Shantel Krebs Republican Party
Incumbent prior to election:
Jason Gant Republican Party
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South Dakota State Executive Elections
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The South Dakota secretary of state election will take place on November 4, 2014. Incumbent Jason Gant (R) was first elected in 2010 and eligible to seek re-election in 2014. However, on September 11, 2013 he announced he would not seek a second term.[1]

South Dakota is one of 21 states with a mixed primary system. Parties decide who may vote. Registered Democrats and unaffiliated voters may vote in the Democratic primary. Only registered Republicans may vote in the Republican primary.[2]

Candidates

Note: The following list of candidates is not official and will continue to be updated until the 2014 candidate filing deadline. Candidates will be added as we come across them prior to the deadline. If you see a name of a candidate who is missing, please email us and we will add that name. As the election draws closer, more information will be added to this page.

Republican Party Shantel Krebs - State Senator[3]Green check mark transparent.png
Democratic Party Angelia Schultz[4]
Constitution Party Lori Stacey - Constitution Party candidate[4]
Libertarian Party Emmett Reistroffer

Did not file

Republican Party Jason Gant - Incumbent

Former candidates

Republican Party Pat Miller - Deputy Secretary of State[5][4]
Libertarian Party Ken Santema - Blogger, Computer Network Project Manager[6][4]

Note: Candidates for the office of Secretary of State are nominated at the state conventions of each political party. [7]

See also

External links

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