Friday, February 02, 2007

South Dakota: No independent voters in the primaries

Bill For Independent Voters Rejected (Keloland - Sioux Falls) -- South Dakota lawmakers rejected a proposal that would have allowed independent voters to choose candidates in primary elections. ...HB1157

1 comment:

rbwinn said...

Party spokesmen here in Arizona said that independent voters should not be allowed to vote in party primaries because political parties were like private clubs. I agree that they are like private clubs, but what other private clubs have their elections paid for by public revenues? If we have to pay for these elections, then we should be allowed to vote in them.