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Elections 2020

District 1: Previous Election Results

2014 House General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Corinna Robinson Democratic 92,485 33.5%
Kristi Noem Republican 183,834 66.5%

2012 House Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jeff Barth Democratic 8,494 28.1%
Matt Varilek Democratic 21,759 71.9%

2012 House General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Matt Varilek Democratic 153,789 42.6%
Kristi Noem Republican 207,640 57.4%

2010 House General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Stephanie Herseth Sandlin Democratic 146,589 45.9%
Thomas Marking Independent 19,134 6.0%
Kristi Noem Republican 153,703 48.1%

2010 House Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Blake Curd Republican 19,134 23.3%
Chris Nelson Republican 28,380 34.6%
Kristi Noem Republican 34,527 42.1%

2008 House General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Stephanie Herseth Sandlin Democratic 256,041 67.6%
Chris Lien Republican 122,966 32.4%

2006 House General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Stephanie Herseth Democratic 230,468 69.1%
Bruce Whalen Republican 97,864 29.3%

2004 House General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Stephanie Herseth Democratic 207,837 53.4%
Larry Diedrich Republican 178,823 45.9%

2004 House Special General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Stephanie Herseth Democratic 132,420 50.6%
Larry Diedrich Republican 129,415 49.4%

2002 House Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Dick Casey Democratic 4,732 7.0%
Stephanie Herseth Democratic 39,576 58.1%
Denny Pierson Democratic 1,671 2.5%
Rick Weiland Democratic 22,083 32.4%

2002 House General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Stephanie Herseth Democratic 153,656 45.6%
William Janklow Republican 180,023 53.4%

2002 House Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Tim Amdahl Republican 10,593 9.6%
Roger Hunt Republican 7,799 7.1%
William Janklow Republican 60,575 54.9%
Larry Pressler Republican 29,992 27.2%

2000 House Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Curt Hohn Democratic 12,827 56.1%
Raymond Osloond Sr. Democratic 1,715 7.5%
Steve Sandven Democratic 8,333 36.4%

2000 House General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Curt Hohn Democratic 78,321 24.9%
John Thune Republican 231,083 73.4%

1998 House Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jeff Moser Democratic 21,509 76.8%
Ronald Wieczorek Democratic 6,496 23.2%

1998 House General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jeff Moser Democratic 64,433 24.9%
John Thune Republican 194,157 75.1%

1996 House Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Jim Abbott Democratic 11,544 27.9%
Dennis Jones Democratic 7,186 17.4%
Linda Stensland Democratic 5,267 12.7%
Rick Weiland Democratic 17,403 42.0%

1996 House General Election

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Rick Weiland Democratic 119,547 37.0%
Kurt Evans Independent 6,866 2.1%
Stacey Nelson Independent 10,397 3.2%
John Thune Republican 186,393 57.7%

1996 House Primary

Candidate Party # Votes % Votes
Carole Hillard Republican 28,139 40.5%
John Thune Republican 41,322 59.5%