- Pressler 'American Hustle' ad to air during Oscars Updated: Feb-28-14 5:04 pm
- Nelson submits signatures to get on ballot Updated: Feb-18-14 6:59 pm
- Pressler taps support from friends in both parties Updated: Feb-06-14 6:50 pm
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - As "American Hustle" vies for a best picture Oscar Sunday night, former U.S. Sen. Larry Pressler will pop into the Academy Awards broadcast a couple of times to remind South Dakota residents that he was the lone congressman to turn down a bribe in the real-life 1970s Abscam scandal.
PIERRE, South Dakota - State Rep. Stace Nelson says he's submitted more than 2,650 signatures to the South Dakota Secretary of State's office to get on the ballot as a Republican candidate for Senate.
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - A lifelong Democrat who lost an election to former Republican U.S. Sen. Larry Pressler nearly a quarter century ago is working to help Pressler get his old job back.