Shantel Krebs

"As a public servant for all South Dakotans, I have always stood up for the voiceless and defenseless, and I look forward to taking that fight to Washington.”


Krebs is South Dakota’s Secretary of State and served for ten years in the state legislature. During her time in the state legislature, she co-sponsored legislation to ban sex-selective abortions as well as legislation to allow women who are considering abortion to see a sonogram. She is a fourth-generation South Dakotan and a graduate of Dakota State University. She and her husband Mitch, a former TV news anchor in the state, have been married for eighteen years.

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Primary Date: June 5, 2018
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Press Release: Nat’l Pro-life Group Endorses Shantel Krebs for Congress (1/25/18)