Thank you for your vote of confidence! Now comes the real work, and I value your input.

Posted November 12th, 2012 in Uncategorized by isaac

Thank you to all my wonderful neighbors, friends, and family for your awesome support on November 6th! I am very grateful to all those who voted and volunteered–and I am humbled by the opportunity to serve as your next State Representative! I’d appreciate your prayers as I take on this responsibility.

As your next State Representative, I want to work even harder to understand your perspective and make sure you are being represented in Pierre. If you live in district 6, Please contact me to give me your thoughts on issues such as Tax Policy, Transportation, Regulations, Education, Agriculture, or issues of corruption, injustice, or waste that you see in our State. I truly value your input and would love the opportunity to understand your point of view.

Isaac Latterell and Herman Otten will be the two State Representatives to first represent District 6 in the South Dakota Legislature. District 6 includes Tea, Harrisburg, Lennox, and portions of southern Sioux Falls.



Thank you for your support!

Posted June 7th, 2012 in Uncategorized by isaac

The primary election is over – and thanks to all of your support, we won!

But no matter the outcome, I am thankful for the opportunity God gave me to meet so many kind, passionate, and hard working
people! I have enjoyed talking with you and finding that we share common values of freedom, faith, strong families, excellent education, and healthy community.

THANK YOU to all who shared their perspective, ideas, and concerns with me during the campaign. Your insight and continued input in the future are crucial for me to serve you well.

THANK YOU to all who spread the word, put up a sign, contributed to the campaign, and volunteered! I couldn’t have done it without your help, and I am very grateful.

THANK YOU to everyone who went out and voted! Thanks to your dedication to conservative principles and personal representation, we were successful. I thank you for the honor and opportunity to be the nominee on the ballot in November, and I will work hard to understand and discuss the issues in our communities in the upcoming months.

Now begins the hard work for November! Please sign up to be a volunteer — We will have some fun events and opportunities for you to be a part of!

Isaac Latterell

John Thune details Obama’s plan to “Boost gasoline prices to match the price in Europe”

Posted May 8th, 2012 in Uncategorized by isaac

John Thune details the statements made by Obama and his director of energy on their plan to “boost gasoline prices” and how they are being successful in their goal to make energy prices “skyrocket”

This is astounding, and completely opposite of the goals and needs of all reasonable Americans.

Was the White House buying votes for Obamacare?

Posted February 27th, 2012 in Uncategorized by isaac

A detailing of the millions of dollars earmarked by the white house for moderate democrat members of congress whose constituents opposed Obamacare and other unpopular legislative efforts.

Click here to read article


District 6 Candidate Isaac Latterell eager to meet with area residents

Posted February 24th, 2012 in Uncategorized by isaac

Tea area Republican Isaac Latterell announced Tuesday he is seeking one of two seats for State Representative in District 6. This newly formed district includes Tea, Lennox, Harrisburg and a portion of Sioux Falls.

“I believe our local representatives must work hard to listen to the ideas and concerns of the people they represent,” says Latterell, “That’s why I’ve been meeting every day with residents, community leaders, and educators to learn about their concerns and how I can better serve them.”

Latterell has a background in business finance and now owns and operates Latterell Consulting, helping small businesses across the state solve their technology problems and use the Internet to reach their customers.

“In my business, I work to understand the challenges my clients face and help them design innovative solutions. I am excited to continue this approach as I represent the concerns and values of our district in Pierre, and I encourage anyone to call me directly at 368-1002 or contact me at”

Have our presidents become kings?

Posted February 24th, 2012 in Uncategorized by isaac

Presidents’ Day, the holiday Richard Nixon designated to celebrate the pomp and glory of the executive branch, is here again. The holiday is an opportunity to reflect on executive authority, and hence, it would be instructive to remember how the founding generation thought presidential powers would be implemented and interpreted while the Constitution was in the process of being ratified.

Proponents had to sell the document to several wavering delegates to the state ratifying conventions. Executive powers received a thorough examination, for these men feared the effects of an oppressive executive over all else. They had, after all, fought against executive abuse for over a decade and the Declaration of Independence was in large part an indictment of the “Tyrant,” King George III. The Articles of Confederation did not have an executive branch for that reason, and though by 1787 the majority of the founding generation considered an executive necessary, they did not want to revive the king of Great Britain on American shores…

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