South Dakota Guide

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Upcoming Election
South Dakota General Election: Tuesday, November 3, 2020
Race for President
A
Kamala Harris (D) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
A-
Jo Jorgensen (I) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
B-
Joe Biden (D) DECRIMINALIZE

Joe Biden has a history of supporting anti-drug, tough on crime policies as well as those that imposed punitive penalties for drug offenses and facilitated discrimnation against drug users.

His current criminal justice reform plan includes provisions that would decriminalize the use of cannabis and automatically expunge all prior cannabis use convictions. Read more at https://joebiden.com/justice/ 

D+
Donald Trump (R)

Following the passage of Congressional amendments limiting the Justice Department from taking prosecutorial actions against those in legal marijuana states, President Trump has consistently issued signing statements indicating that he believes that he has the power to disregard these amendments because he believes that they are unconstitutional. (Source)

Race for U.S. House District At-Large
Race for State Senate District 1
A-
Mike Rohl (R) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
Race for State Senate District 7
Race for State Senate District 15
A-
Thor Bardon (R) LEGALIZE, TAX, AND REGULATE
Race for State Senate District 16
Race for State Senate District 24
Race for State Senate District 28
Race for State Senate District 30
B+
Gideon Oakes (I) DECRIMINALIZE MEDICAL USE
Race for State House District 27
Race for State House District 28B
Your Elected Officials
Governor
F
Kristi Noem (R) NO MEDICAL USE
U.S. Senate
F
U.S. Senate
F
U.S. House District At-Large