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  Commissioner of Schools & Public Lands  Jarrod Johnson 2 10 +32.98%
  President  Mitt Romney 0 12 +18.02%
  Senate Class II  Michael "Mike" Rounds 1 14 +20.86%
  Senate Class III  John Thune 3 10 +100.00%
  SD - At-Large  Kristi Noem 3 14 +33.06%
  IM18: Increase Minimum Wage to $8.50  Yes 27 14 +10.09%
  Legalize Medical Marijuana  No 99 10 +26.61%
  Make judges legally & financially liable for their decisions retroactively?  No 99 06 +78.42%
  Only Male-Female Marriages Recognized?  Yes 107 06 +3.66%
  SD State House 27   Kevin Killer 3 14 +1.76%
  Elizabeth May 0 14 +7.19%
  SD State House 29   Thomas J. Brunner 4 14 +3.06%
  Dean Wink 0 14 +48.47%
  SD State House 30   Mike Verchio 4 14 +2.68%
  Lance S. Russell 0 14 +13.29%
  SD State House 32   Brian Gosch 2 14 +4.23%
  Kristin Conzet 1 14 +3.71%
  SD State House 33   Jacqueline Sly 3 14 +2.35%
  Scott Craig 0 14 +15.57%
  SD State House 34   Dan Dryden 1 14 +5.60%
  Jeff Partridge 0 14 +14.38%
  SD State House 35   Lynne DiSanto 1 14 +6.71%
  Blaine "Chip" Campbell 0 14 +7.98%
  SD State Senate 27  Jim Bradford 4 14 +100.00%
  SD State Senate 29  Gary Cammack 1 14 +100.00%
  SD State Senate 30  Bruce Rampelberg 3 14 +100.00%
  SD State Senate 32  Alan D. Solano 1 14 +100.00%
  SD State Senate 33  Phil Jensen 2 14 +29.30%
  SD State Senate 34  Craig Tieszen 4 14 +100.00%
  SD State Senate 35  Terri Haverly 1 14 +100.00%

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Established 00, 0000
Disbanded Still Active
ContributorRP
Last ModifiedThe Oncoming Storm March 07, 2008 11:44am
DescriptionQUICK FACTS
Area: 2,776 sq. mi.
Population: 88,565
Seat: Rapid City

Pennington County, created in 1875 and organized in 1877, is shaped like a giant tomahawk and covers over a million and a half acres. It was named for John L. Pennington, Governor of Dakota Territory from 1874 to 1878. Governor Pennington named commissioners in 1877 and their first meeting was held at Pactola. The commission later met at Sheridan, which was made the county seat. A vote of the people in November, 1877 made Rapid City the county seat.
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