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Stories with person: Larry Pressler
  • Rounds has clear cash edge heading toward primary 
    Updated: Apr-22-14 4:05 pm
  • SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - Former Gov. Mike Rounds has the clear edge in campaign cash heading toward the June Republican primary for the seat being vacated by retiring Sen. Tim Johnson.

  • Rounds raises about $724K in 1Q, has $1M on hand 
    Updated: Apr-21-14 2:43 pm
  • SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - Former Gov. Mike Rounds raised about $724,000 during the first three months of 2014 for his campaign for a U.S. Senate seat.

  • Senate candidate Ravnsborg raises $3,100 during 1Q 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 1:02 pm
  • SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - Yankton attorney and soldier Jason Ravnsborg (ROUNDS'-berg) has raised slightly more than $3,100 during the first three months of 2014 for his campaign for U.S. Senate.

  • SD Democrat Weiland raises $204K during 1Q of 2014 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 12:19 pm
  • SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Rick Weiland has raised nearly $204,000 during the first three months of 2014 for his campaign to win the seat being vacated by retiring Sen. Tim Johnson.

  • Nelson raises more than $28K during first quarter 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 7:45 pm
  • SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - State Rep. Stace Nelson of Fulton raised more than $28,400 for his campaign for a U.S. Senate seat during the first three months of 2014.

  • Bosworth's campaign says she raised $772K in 1Q 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 7:43 pm
  • SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - The campaign for Republican U.S. Senate candidate Dr. Annette Bosworth says she raised slightly more than $772,000 during the first three months of 2014.

  • FEC report: Pressler raised less than $10K 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 5:31 pm
  • SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - Tuesday marks the deadline for South Dakota's U.S. Senate candidates to file their quarterly campaign reports with the Federal Election Commission.

  • Pressler looks to restore bipartisanship to Senate 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 2:58 pm
  • SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - Former Republican U.S. Sen. Larry Pressler doesn't think his political philosophy has changed much over the years, although the descriptive phrase "moderately conservative Republican" didn't fit after he changed his party affiliation to independent.

  • Weiland seeks to lessen big money's influence 
    Updated: Apr-13-14 8:04 am
  • SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - As five Republican U.S. Senate hopefuls prepare to battle in a June primary, Democrat Rick Weiland has been busy racking up the miles.

  • SD GOP Senate candidates meet in first debate 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 4:17 pm
  • PIERRE, South Dakota - The five South Dakotans vying for the Republican nomination for U.S. Senate found common ground on most policy issues - including their opposition to the president's federal health care law - but also took a few personal shots at each other in their first debate in Pierre on Saturday.

  • Correction: Senate-Ads story 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 1:51 pm
  • SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - In a story April 11 about U.S. senate advertisements in North Dakota, The Associated Press incorrectly spelled the Democratic candidate's last name on the first reference. His last name is spelled Weiland, not Weliand.

  • Field for South Dakota US Senate seat set 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 6:29 pm
  • SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - Five Republicans, one Democrat and one independent have been approved to appear on the ballot for the South Dakota U.S. Senate seat to be vacated by Tim Johnson.