Nelson aims to win House primary on the cheap
Published 05/18/2010, The Associated Press
PIERRE — Secretary of State Chris Nelson isn’t bothered that his two opponents in South Dakota’s Republican congressional primary will likely far outspend him. After all, he considers himself a fiscal conservative.
But state Reps. Kristi Noem of Castlewood and Blake Curd of Sioux Falls said they have to raise and spend money to let voters know where they stand on issues. They also believe their fewer years in public office will help them among voters.