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Idaho Current Partisan Composition

State Representatives(70)
State Senators(35)
US Representatives(2)
US Senators(2)
Lt. Governor
Att. General
Sec. Of State
State Elected Officials
Brad Little
Lawrence Wasden,
Hon. Lawerence Denney
Idaho U.S. Senators
US Senators(2)
Party affiliation:Republican
Senator Mike,Crapo

Year of Birth: 1951

A Senator and a Representative from Idaho; born in Idaho Falls,Bonneville County, Idaho, May 20, 1951; graduated Idaho Falls High School 1969;B.A., Brigham Young University 1973; J.D., Harvard University School of Law1977; admitted to the bar in 1977; law clerk to Judge James M. Carter, UnitedStates Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit 1977-1978; practiced law in San Diego1978-1979, and in Idaho Falls 1979-1992; vice chair, Bonneville CountyRepublican Committee 1979-1981; vice chair, Legislative District 29 RepublicanCommittee 1982-1984; Idaho State senator 1985-1992; elected as a Republican tothe One Hundred Third and to the two succeeding Congresses (January 3,1993-January 3, 1999); was not a candidate for reelection to the U.S. House ofRepresentatives, but was elected to the United States Senate in 1998; reelectedin 2004, 2010, and again in 2016 for the term ending January 3, 2023.

Phone: Washington, DC:(202) 224-6142

Party affiliation:Republican
Senator James E.,Risch

James E.,Risch
Year of Birth: 1943

A Senator from Idaho; born in Milwaukee, Wis., May 3, 1943; B.A.,attended the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1961-1963; B.S. in Forestry,University of Idaho, 1965; J.D., University of Idaho College of Law, 1968; AdaCounty, Idaho, prosecuting attorney, 1970-1974; Idaho State senator, 1974-1989and 1995-2003, serving as majority leader (1976-1982), and as president protempore (1982-1989); lieutenant governor of Idaho, 2003-2006 and 2007-2009;governor of Idaho, 2006; elected as a Republican to the United States Senate in2008; reelected in 2014 for the term ending January 3, 2021.

Phone: Washington, DC:(202) 224-2752

Idaho U.S. House Representatives
Congressional Districts : 1 , 2 ,
US House(2)
Congressional District : 1Republican
Representative Representative Labrador, Raul R.

Representative Labrador, Raul R.
Year of Birth: 1967

A Representative from Idaho; born in Carolina, San Juan County,Puerto Rico, December 8, 1967; B.A., Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah,1992; J.D., University of Washington, Seattle, Wash., 1995; lawyer, privatepractice; member of the Idaho state house of representatives, 2006-2010;elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Twelfth and to the two succeedingCongresses (January 3, 2011-present).


Congressional District : 2Republican
Representative Representative Simpson, Michael K.

Representative Simpson, Michael K.
Year of Birth: 1950

A Representative from Idaho; born in Burley, Cassia County, Idaho,September 8, 1950; graduated from Blackfoot High School, Blackfoot, Idaho,1968; graduated from Utah State University, Logan, Utah, 1972; D.M.D.,Washington University School of Dental Medicine, St. Louis, Mo., 1978; dentist;member of the Idaho state house of representatives, 1984-1998, speaker,1993-1998; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Sixth and to the eightsucceeding Congresses (January 3, 1999-present).


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