Johnson to announce re-election bid here Sen. Tim Johnson will return to his hometown of Vermillion and officially announce his candidacy for re-election on Monday, March 25 at 5:30 p.m.
Johnson's speech will take place in front of his family's
Vermillion home at 102 N. Plum Street, and will be the main event of his 18 city announcement tour.
Johnson and wife, Barbara, both attended school at USD in Vermillion. Their son Brendan also graduated from USD, and served as student body president. Their daughter Kelsey is currently a student at USD, and will join her parents at
Monday's event. The Johnson's oldest son Brooks also attended USD and is now on active duty with the Army's 101st Airborne Division stationed in Afghanistan.
At the event, Johnson will highlight his roots accomplishments and ideas for the future.
The community is invited to this event. In case of inclement weather, the event will be held at Vermillion High School, 1001 E. Main Street.