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South Dakota Politics

Samantha Lachman

Bizarre Turn Of Events Could Save Senate For Democrats As South Dakota Race Breaks Open

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 10.09.2014 | Politics

As the 2014 Senate midterm elections were heating up, pundit predictions were all over the map, but on this much they agreed: Democratic seats in Mont...

Here's What A GOP Senate Candidate Thinks About Food Stamp Recipients

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 05.02.2014 | Politics

A Republican Senate candidate equated food stamp recipients to wild animals in a Facebook post Monday. The candidate, Dr. Annette Bosworth, is run...

Democratic Candidate Calls Big Campaign Finance Ruling The Worst Since Dred Scott

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 04.02.2014 | Politics

Democrat Rick Weiland, who is running for Senate in South Dakota, had a dramatic reaction to the Supreme Court's Wednesday ruling striking down aggreg...

Samantha Lachman

South Dakota Democrat Barnstorms 300th Town In U.S. Senate Campaign

HuffingtonPost.com | Samantha Lachman | Posted 03.06.2014 | Politics

Rick Weiland knew that running for U.S. Senate in South Dakota without the national Democratic Party's help would require drastic measures. On Thursda...

John Celock

GOP Gov Pushes Employment Plan To Colleagues

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 02.24.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The Republican governor of South Dakota shared his personal experience growing up as the child of two deaf parents as part of the Nation...

States Look To Arm Who?

The Huffington Post | John Celock | Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics

State lawmakers across the country are in the process of introducing legislation to allow the arming of teachers, in the wake of the Sandy Hook Elemen...

John Celock

Three South Dakota Legislative Leaders Stop Knife Fight

HuffingtonPost.com | John Celock | Posted 01.08.2012 | Politics

The speaker of the South Dakota House of Representatives and two of his top deputies stopped a knife wielding man at a bar in Fort Pierre, S.D., follo...