WE TRACK THOUSANDS OF POLITICIANS EACH AND EVERY DAY!

Their Biographies, Issue Positions, Voting Records, Public Statements, Ratings and their Funders.
Card image cap

Jason Ravnsborg's Biography

Office: Attorney General (SD), Republican

Contact Information

Full Name:

Jason Ravnsborg

Gender:

Male

Home City:

Yankton, SD

Attended, United States Army Command and General Staff College, 2003-2004, 2012, 2017

Attended, National Security, National Defense University, 2015

Attended, Defense Strategy, The United States Army War College, 2013

Attended, Joint Forces Staff College, 2011-2012

Attended, Army Transportation School, 2000, 2002

JD, University of South Dakota, 1998-2001

Master's, History, University of South Dakota, 1998-2001

Bachelor's, History and Political Science, The University of South Dakota, 1994-1998

Attorney General, State of South Dakota, 2019-present

Candidate, South Dakota Attorney General, 2018

Candidate, United States Senate, 2014

Lieutenant Colonel, United States Army Reserves, 1996-present

Partner, Harmelink, Fox and Ravnsborg, 2004-2019

Deputy Attorney, Union County States Attorney's Office, 2016-2018

Company Commander, United States Army, Afghanistan, 2009-2010

Transportation Officer, United States Army, Kuwait and Iraq, 2004-2005

Transportation Officer, United States Air Force, Germany, 2003

Member, 40 & 8 La Societe des Quarante Hommes et Huit Chevaux, 2015-present

Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars, 2005-present

Member, American Legion, 1998-present

Member, Consumer Protection Committee, National Association of Attorneys General, present

Member, Energy & Environment Committee, National Association of Attorneys General, present

Member, Executive Council, Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR), present

Member, Federalism/Preemption Committee, National Association of Attorneys General, present

Member, Gaming Committee, National Association of Attorneys General, present

Member, Human Trafficking Committee, National Association of Attorneys General, present

Member, National Attorneys General Training & Research Institute (NAGTRI) Committee, National Association of Attorneys General, present

Member, Substance Abuse Committee, National Association of Attorneys General, present

Member, Knights of Columbus

Lifetime Member, National Rifle Association

Member, Sacred Heart Church

Secretary/Treasurer, Yankton County Bar Association, 2015-2018

Chair, Yankton County Grand Old Party (GOP), 2015-2018

Chair/Member, Yankton Sertoma, 2004-2018

Director, Region 2 State Executive Board, South Dakota Republican Party, 2015-2017

Chair, Defending Workers' Rights South Dakota, 2016

Treasurer/Spokesman, NO T Ballot Committee (Vote No on Amendment T), 2016

National Convention Delegate, South Dakota Republican Party, 2016

Awards:

Afghanistan Campaign Medal (with 2 Bronze Stars), 2010
Joint Service Achievement Medal, 2015, US PACOM
NATO-ISAF Medal, 2010
Bronze Star Medal, 2005
Combat Action Badge, 2005
Iraq Campaign Medal (with Bronze Star), 2005
Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, 2003
Air Force Achievement Medal, 2004.
Armed Forces Reserve Army Medal
Army Achievement Medal (2), 2001, 2010
Army Commendation Medal (4), 2003, 2007, 2010, 2014
Army Meritorious Unit Citation Medal (2), 2008, 2011
Army Overseas Service Ribbon (2), 2005, 2010
Army Reserves Components Achievement Medal (5)
Army Service Ribbon
Joint Meritorious Unit Award (2), 2015, 2016
Meritorious Service Medal (2), 2008, 2010
National Defense Service Medal
Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal

Father's Occupation:

Farmer

arrow_upward