Election Filing Season Underway

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Election Filing Season Underway

The start of the New Year opens the gates for those interested in running for public office in South Dakota.

Brandon Johnson is the senior election supervisor in the Secretary of State’s Office. He says it is pretty easy to get on the ballot, but prospective candidates have to follow the rules…


Johnson says they see many people make simple errors on their paperwork…


Johnson says candidates have to have their documents properly notarized…


Johnson says all the information including the forms are available for download at their website at sdsos.gov.

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