IVN Article: South Dakota Voters Lose Choice At Ballot Box

By Dane Sherrets on March 26, 2015

IVN Covers South Dakota Election Law

Independent Voter Network (IVN) has published an article detailing the passage and opposition to South Dakota's SB 69, which was signed into law by Governor Dennis Daugaard on March 20.

SB 69 is drawing severe criticism from Independent organizations and activists, including The Centrist Project, for its restrictions against voters registered with a political party from signing Independent nominating petitions. Supporters of the bill have argued that it represents an effort to establish consistency for candidates of all political affiliations, while opponents argue that it will ultimately eliminate the competition for the two parties.

You can read the full article here:

http://ivn.us/2015/03/26/south-dakota-voters-lose-choice-at-ballot-box/