Secretary of State-elect Shantel Krebs has a plan to boost turnout in future elections. Krebs says she'll work to promote the Kid's Voting program more in schools. Krebs says if students are talking about the issues in class, they'll also be talking with their parents about the process at home and encouraging them to vote.
For secretary of state, Republican Shantel Krebs defeated Democrat Angelia Schultz, Libertarian Emmett Reistroffer and Lori Stacey with the Constitution Party. Krebs replaces Jason Gant, who didn't seek re-election.
Republican candidate Shantel Krebs has the greatest name recognition and has good background as a state lawmaker. She is our pick for South Dakota Secretary of State.