State Attorney General holds annual Legislative Shootout Contest

Pictured from left to right: PUC Commission Gary Hanson (Honorable Mention) Attorney General Marty Jackley and Representative Mark Willadsen (Submitted photo)

(KSFY) - The South Dakota Attorney General has announced the winners of the 7th annual Legislative Shootout Contest.

Rep. Mark Willadsen of Sioux Falls won this year's event, according to Attorney General Marty Jackley. Rep. Steve Livermont of Martin finished second, while Rep. Greg Jamison of Sioux Falls finished third.

Jackley said the contest is held each year as a way to raise money for a good cause, while supporting 2nd Amendment rights.

There is no cost to taxpayers for the contest, Jackley said. Monies raised during this event go to the Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) program.