SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - One-time U.S. House of Representatives candidate Matt Varilek has a new job with the Small Business Administration.
Varilek has been appointed regional administrator for the SBA.
U.S. Sen. Tim Johnson applauded Varilek's appointment. Varilek has worked for both Johnson and former Sen. Tim Daschle.
Says Johnson, "With his private sector experience and strong roots in the region, Matt is exceptionally well prepared to deliver results for the small businesses of South Dakota and the rest of Region 8."
Varilek lost the House seat to incumbent Kristi Noem.
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