Campaign finance reform

Lori Walsh

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A Closer Look At SB 54 And Campaign Finance Reform

Mar 1, 2017
Lee Strubinger / SDPB

Senate Bill 54 is a measure that’s meant to rework the state’s campaign finance requirements. The bill narrowly passed through committee and was also a close vote in the senate.

The bill now moves to the house where many are saying it’s liable to further be amended.

Secretary of State Reviews Campaign Finance Law

Aug 3, 2016
SD Secretary of State

South Dakota’s Secretary of State Shantel Krebs says she wants a review of the state’s campaign finance law.

She says campaign finance in South Dakota can be difficult to understand.

Secretary of State Shantel Krebs says she’s convening a group of state legislators and state officials to clear up state law on campaign financing.

Krebs says she wants to make sure both citizens and candidates know where political money is coming from, who it’s coming from, how much is given, and when it’s most relevant.