2014 Election Night's Most Important Races

Statewide, County & Municipal Races

United States Senator

  • Gordon Howie (I) - 2.96%
  • Larry Pressler (I) - 17.26%
  • Mike Rounds (R) - 51.16%
  • Rick Weiland (D) - 28.66%

South Dakota Governor

  • i-Dennis Daugaard (R) - 71.68%
  • Mike Myers (I) - 3.70%
  • Susan Wismer (D) - 24.62%

United States Representative

  • i-Kristi Noem (R) - 68.18%
  • Corinna Robinson (D) - 31.82%

South Dakota Secretary of State

  • Shantel Krebs (R) - 60.67%
  • Emmett Reistroffer (L) - 2.88%
  • Angela Schultz (D) - 32.50%
  • Lorey Stacey (C) - 3.95%

South Dakota Attorney General

  • Chad Haber (L) - 16.46%
  • i-Marty Jackley (R) - 83.54%

South Dakota Auditor

  • i-Steve Barnett (R) - 81.58%
  • Kurt Evans (L) - 18.42%

South Dakota Treasurer

  • Ken Santerna (L) - 5.06%
  • Denny Pierson (D) - 32.15%
  • i-Rich Sattgast (R) - 62.79%

Commissioner of School & Public Lands

  • John English (L) - 21.60%
  • Ryan Brunner (R) - 78.40%

Public Utilities Commissioner

  • David Allen (D) - 28.62%
  • i-Gary Hanson (R) - 66.76%
  • Wayne Schmidt (C) - 4.62%

Judge of the Circuit Court, Position E - Second Circuit

  • John Hinrichs - 49.99%
  • John Pekas - 50.01%

Judge of the Circuit Court, Position G - Second Circuit

  • Joni Cutler - 52.52%
  • James Power - 47.48%

Minnehaha County Auditor

  • Tony Bartholomaus (D) - 0%
  • Bob Litz (R) - 0%

Minnehaha County Commissioner-at-Large

  • Jeff Barth (D) - 0%
  • Gerald Beninga (R) - 0%
  • Cindy Heiberger (R) - 0%
  • Jacob O'Donnell (D) - 0%
  • Chris Rust (D) - 0%

South Dakota Ballot Questions

Initiated Measure 17 - An initiated measure to require health insurers to include all willing and qualified health care providers on their provider lists.

  • Yes - 62.29%
  • No - 37.71%

Initiated Measure 18 - An initiated measure to increase the state minimum wage.

  • Yes - 53.32%
  • No - 46.68%

Constitutional Amendment Q - An amendment to the South Dakota Constitution authorizing the legislature to allow roulette, keno and craps in Deadwood.

  • Yes - 54.57%
  • No - 45.43%