Tim Bjorkman

Lori Walsh

The South Dakota democratic nominee for US House is kicking off his general election campaign following the primary election.
 
Tim Bjorkman didn’t have a primary opponent, but is now focused on his republican competitor.
 
Bjorkman says he and his opponent, Dusty Johnson, are remarkably different people.
 

Lori Walsh

In The Moment ... May 24, 2018 Show 344 Hour 2

Decmocratic candidate for U.S. House Tim Bjorkman joins the program with an update on his campaign. We discuss the skyrocketing cost of prescription drugs and how the candidate says money has changed the way democracy works ... and how to turn it around with integrity.

In The Moment ... March 5, 2018 Show 289 Hour 2

Tim Bjorkman is a former judge of South Dakota's First Judicial Circuit. He's currently running for U.S. House. He recently released his thoughts on what he calls Common Sense Gun Law Reforms on his campaign website timbjorkman.com

The important thing, he says, is for us not to turn our backs on the topic, no matter how much we disagree on the details. Tim Bjorkman joins us now to discuss those difficult details now.

In The Moment ... December 4, 2017 Show 232 Hour 1 

Democratic candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives Tim Bjorkman joins In the Moment to share his thoughts about the GOP tax reform package. Click here for more on Bjorkman's thoughts on tax reform.

In The Moment ... November 7, 2017 Show 215 Hour 2 

Tim Bjorkman is a 5th generation South Dakotan who says running for Congress wasn't on his radar until recently.

​Bjorkman graduated from Kimball High School and USD. He served as a lawyer in the state for more than 20 years.

In 2006, he was elected as a judge of the First Judicial Circuit for South Dakota. He was re-elected without opposition in 2014, where he served until leaving the bench in June 2017.

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In The Moment ... August 24, 2017 Show 163 Hour 1

What's the legacy of Vietnam in South Dakota? How has our cultural and political landscape been changed by combat veterans, by the music and art of the time, and by those who raised their voices in opposition to the war? Gervase Hittle lives in Hill City. He joins us to talk about Kent State, Vietnam, and become a human being instead of a USMC rifleman.