The South Dakota Republican Party has received word that former State Representative Hal Wick, who served South Dakota several times from 1977 through 2014, passed away last night.
Services for Don Rounds, Republican Activist, and father to both US Senator Mike Rounds and State Representative Tim Rounds have ben announced.
South Dakota Republican Party Statement on passing of Don Rounds
South Dakota Republican Party Chairman Dan Lederman offered the following statement on the passing of Don Rounds:
South Dakota Republican Party Chairman Dan Lederman today called on Democrat candidate for Governor Billie Sutton to provide full disclosure to South Dakota voters of who exactly is funding his campaign in light of a recent decision from the Secretary of State that campaign fund bundling organization ActBlue is not actually a Political Action Committee.
Sioux Falls – The South Dakota Republican Party today announced its support for HB1073, a bill to protect free speech on the campuses of South Dakota’s public universities. HB1073 was filed by GOP Representative Michael Clark after a string of incidents on South Dakota campuses and campuses around the nation where the right to free speech was undermined.
South Dakota Republican Party Chairman Dan Lederman announced today that Republicans in State Legislative District 34 have a full slate of candidates already off and running to represent Rapid City in the coming election. The South Dakota GOP has a filled slate of candidates in with Senator Jeff Partridge planning to run for his current seat this next election. Partridge will be joined in the election by State Representative Mike Diedrich, and newly announced House candidate Jessica Olson, C.E.O. of WellFully Adolescent Care Center in Rapid City.