Could Democrats Break Through in South Dakota?
John Thune Rolls Despite Record-Tying Field
The 2022 race was just the second time in state history a South Dakota U.S. Senator faced more than one candidate in the primary.Read More
A Brief Review of Primary Challenges to South Dakota Governors
Gubernatorial incumbents have faced primary opponents nearly half of the time in the state.Read More
The Largest Active GOP Statewide Winning Streaks
Republicans in nine states have currently won at least two-dozen statewide elections in a row.Read More
On Shaky Gubernatorial Ground?
Three sitting governors were victorious with the lowest percentage of the vote in their state in more than 80 years.Read More
Jackley Eyes Historic Return to South Dakota’s AGs Office
No former attorney general has been elected to, nominated for, or even been a candidate again for the office in state history.Read More
Which States Will Be Gubernatorial Battlegrounds in 2022?
Less than a quarter of the states have currently hosted elections for governor decided by single digits in back-to-back cycles.Read More
Elusive Women U.S. Senate Nomination Milestones
One of the two major parties in 15 states have never nominated a woman to the U.S. Senate.Read More
A Brief History of Ex-Governor US Senate Delegations
There have been three-dozen pairs of ex-governor U.S. Senate delegations during the direct election era, including two in the 117th Congress.Read More