Democrat Weiland raises $204K during 1Q of 2014

2014-04-17T15:34:00Z Democrat Weiland raises $204K during 1Q of 2014The Associated Press The Associated Press
April 17, 2014 3:34 pm  • 

SIOUX FALLS | 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.

Weiland's FEC report shows he spent slightly more than $103,000 and had about $485,000 cash on hand as of March 31. His report shows campaign debt of nearly $109,000.

Weiland is a Sioux Falls business owner who once served as a staffer for former U.S. Sen. Tom Daschle. He's the sole Democratic candidate.

Five are seeking the GOP nomination: former Gov. Mike Rounds, state Sen. Larry Rhoden of Union Center, state Rep. Stace Nelson of Fulton, Sioux Falls physician Annette Bosworth and Yankton attorney and soldier Jason Ravnsborg.

Former U.S. Sen. Larry Pressler is running as an independent.

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(6) Comments

  1. Frank Smith
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    Frank Smith - April 18, 2014 9:35 am
    As in you give it to him and you never see him or it again. That's wasted.
  2. Farwalker
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    Farwalker - April 18, 2014 7:34 am
    lets get big money out of politics rick.
    to make it easier to say we can shorten it.

    lgbmoopr
    rick promises to ignore our crushing debt and over regulation of business and focus on making sure the Koch brothers only give to dhimmikkkrats
  3. LakotaMarine
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    LakotaMarine - April 18, 2014 6:03 am
    How is it wasted
  4. LakotaMarine
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    LakotaMarine - April 18, 2014 6:03 am
    So your saying if someone you know hates something that makes you hate as well
  5. Frank Smith
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    Frank Smith - April 17, 2014 4:40 pm
    Every dollar raised for this guy is a dollar wasted. So please, give to him ... give a LOT!
  6. sagebrushwy
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    sagebrushwy - April 17, 2014 3:41 pm
    Rick, did u learn any tax dodging methods while working with Daschle? Maybe u r like Obama who sat in a church for years but didn't know the pastor hated America so much. lol
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