Annette Bosworth (From Bosworth for Senate Website)

News Anchor Tells Bosworth of Election Loss on TV

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Annette Bosworth was doing a live shot on Fox News Tuesday night when anchor Megyn Kelly asked her reaction to Mike Rounds being declared winner of the GOP primary. Bosworth responded: “Well, that’s news to me. I didn’t know that.” Kelly asked, “Really?” and...
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Susan Wismer Announces Run for Governor January 28, 2014 (KGFX Photo)

Susan Wismer Wins Democratic Bid for SD Governor

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – State Rep. Susan Wismer has won the Democratic bid for South Dakota governor. She defeated the former head of the state’s wildfire agency, Joe Lowe. Wismer has been in the Legislature since 2009. The accountant from Britton has criticized Republican Gov. Dennis Daugaard for cutting spending on education and...
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Governor Rounds Makes U.S. Senate Announcement November 29, 2012

Ex-South Dakota Gov. Rounds Wins GOP Senate Vote

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Former South Dakota Gov. Mike Rounds has won the Republican party nomination for the U.S. Senate seat being vacated by retiring Democrat Tim Johnson. Rounds, widely considered the GOP front-runner from the start, easily won over four other candidates. The 59-year-old insurance agency executive topped state Sen. Larry Rhoden,...
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Governor Dennis Daugaard

South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard Wins GOP Primary

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard breezed to a Republican primary victory in his bid for a second full term in office. He topped lesser-known challenger former state Rep. Lora Hubbel, of Sioux Falls. Daugaard took a low-key approach to his primary race, airing few television ads highlighting some of his...
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