South Dakota U S Senator John Thune, with wife family, including daughters, Brittany Larissa. The Thune family is in membership with the Central Baptist Church in Sioux Falls, SD. John, an outstanding basketball player, in his youth.
The front steps, dome & rotunda of the South Dakota State Capitol building in Pierre, South Dakota. South Dakota has always been a GOP stronghold. 10-Republicans and a Populist were elected as governor of the state, before the first democrat, William J. Bulow, of Beresford became governor. Besides Bulow, Berry, Herseth, Kneip & Wollman are Dems who have served.
The 39th Governor of the State of Minnesota, Tim Pawlenty. First Lady, Mary. First daughters, Anna and Mara, who attended the Minnehaha (Christian) Academy in South Minneapolis. Governor Pawlenty 5-years to the month younger than Daniel.
Former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty at Pro - LIFE rally, speaking at the capitol in Saint Paul. The 39th Governor's wife is Mary. Pawlenty's have 2-daughters, Anna & Mara, both have attended Minnehaha (Christian) Academy, in South Minneapolis.