Meet the Candidates: Will Mortenson

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Will Mortenson

In The Moment … August 3, 2020 Show 872 Hour 1

Will Mortenson already has the experience of running a successful political campaign. He served as Dusty Johnson's campaign manager during Johnson's run for U.S. House in 2018. Now, Mortenson is waging his own campaign as a Republican candidate for the South Dakota House of Representatives in District 24 which includes Hughes, Hyde, Stanley, and Sully Counties. Mortenson is a business owner, attorney, and part-time cowhand who has lived his entire life in Pierre/Ft. Pierre.

Meet the Candidates: Mark Willadsen

Jul 20, 2020

In The Moment … July 20, 2020 Show 862 Hour 1

Mark Willadsen is seeking his 4th consecutive term in the South Dakota House of Representatives. He's been on the Commerce and Energy Committee and has chaired the House tax committee. If elected, he would represent District 11 which is in Minnehaha county. He joins us today as part of our Meet the Candidates series.

Senator Mike Rounds

May 28, 2020

In The Moment … May 28, 2020 Show 826 Hour 1

The South Dakota primary election is scheduled for Tuesday, June 2nd. This week we are spending time with the candidates. Today we welcome U.S. Senator Mike Rounds. He is challenged in the Republican primary by Scyller Borglum. Rounds has served in the U.S. Senate since 2015. Before that, he was South Dakota's 31st governor from 2003 to 2011. He's also been a state senator and a business leader. 

Candidates For Minnehaha County State's Attorney

May 27, 2020

In The Moment … May 27, 2020 Show 825 Hour 1

SD Secretary of State

In The Moment ... September 11, 2018 Show 419 Hour 2

In a world of cyber-attacks and voter rights controversy, the South Dakota Secretary of State's office is responsible for election integrity in the state.

Current State Auditor Steve Barnett is on the ballot this fall as the Republican candidate for South Dakota Secretary of State.

He joined In The Moment for a live interview with an insight on his campaign.

In The Moment ... June 14, 2018 Show 358 Hour 1

As South Dakota Democrats get ready to gather for their statewide convention, delegates weigh their choices for Constitutional officers. For a look at the process, we welcome one of the Democratic candidates for Attorney General, Randy Seiler.