May 2018 Treasure Valley Voters Guide




Welcome to our Voter Guide for the May primaries, presented by the Idaho Statesman and the League of Women Voters of Idaho. Compare candidates' views on the issues side by side and create your own ballot, which you can then print or email.

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Looking for more coverage? Visit IdahoStatesman.com/election for previews, voting information and other things to know before you vote.

...Please note: The guide will display candidates from multiple parties in one group. At the polls, you will be asked to choose a Republican, Democratic or nonpartisan ballot. Idaho's Republican primary is closed, while the Democratic primary is open to voters affiliated with any party. There are no primaries this year for the Constitution or Libertarian parties. Candidates' responses have not been edited.


All Candidates

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. E
  6. F
  7. G
  8. H
  9. I
  10. J
  11. K
  12. L
  13. M
  14. N
  15. O
  16. P
  17. Q
  18. R
  19. S
  20. T
  21. U
  22. V
  23. W
  24. X
  25. Y
  26. Z
  1. A
    1. Kirk Adams (Rep)
    2. Jeff C Agenbroad (Rep)
    3. Tommy Ahlquist (Rep)
      candidate for Idaho Governor
    4. Robert Anderst (Rep)
    5. Rebecca W. Arnold (Rep)
  2. B
    1. A J Balukoff (Dem)
      candidate for Idaho Governor
    2. Clifford R "Cliff" Bayer (Rep)
    3. Walter L Bayes (Con)
      candidate for Idaho Governor
    4. Evangeline Beechler (Dem)
    5. Steve Berch (Dem)
    6. Erik S. Berg (Dem)
    7. Bruce Bistline (Dem)
    8. Megan C Blanksma (Rep)
    9. Bev "Angel" Boeck (L)
      candidate for Idaho Governor
    10. Richard Boozel (Dem)
    11. Judy Boyle (Rep)
    12. Bert Brackett (Rep)
    13. Jim Bratnober (Dem)
    14. Scott R Brock (Rep)
    15. Zach Brooks (Rep)
    16. Harley Delano Brown (Rep)
      candidate for Idaho Governor
    17. Cherie Buckner Webb (Dem)
    18. Grant Burgoyne (Dem)
  3. C
    1. Dalton Ben Cannady (Rep)
      candidate for Idaho Governor
    2. Graham Carter (I)
      candidate for Ada County Clerk
    3. Dave Case (Rep)
    4. Greg Chaney (Rep)
    5. Joseph J. P. Chastain (Dem)
    6. Sue Chew (Dem)
    7. Sarah A Clendenon (Rep)
    8. Harold F "Ric" Coles Jr (Dem)
    9. Gary E Collins (Rep)
    10. Kristin Collum (Dem)
    11. Brent J Crane (Rep)
    12. Jennifer Crawford (Rep)
      candidate for Canyon County Coroner
  4. D
    1. Thomas E "Tom" Dayley (Rep)
    2. Ronald DeBlauw (Rep)
    3. Vicki DeGeus-Morris (Rep)
      candidate for Canyon County Coroner
    4. David L DeHaas (Rep)
    5. Gayann DeMordaunt (Rep)
    6. Lori Den Hartog (Rep)
    7. Lawerence Denney (Rep)
    8. Anthony Thomas DePhue (Rep)
    9. Peter Dill (Dem)
      candidate for Idaho Governor
    10. Jeff Dillon (Rep)
    11. Darin J Driscoll (Rep)
  5. E
    1. Jake Ellis (Dem)
    2. Julie A. Ellsworth (Rep)
      candidate for Idaho State Treasurer
    3. Janie Ward Engelking (Dem)
    4. Matt Erpelding (Dem)
    5. Brian A Ertz (Dem)
    6. Oscar Evans (Rep)
  6. F
    1. Jim Fabe (Dem)
    2. Natalie Feuerstein (Rep)
    3. Sid Freeman (Rep)
    4. Russ Fulcher (Rep)
      candidate for US House District 1
  7. G
    1. Alex Gallegos (Rep)
      candidate for US House District 1
    2. John Gannon (Dem)
    3. Chelsea Gaona-Lincoln (Dem)
    4. Terry F. Gestrin (Rep)
    5. Josh Gibbons (Rep)
    6. Chelle Gluch (Dem)
    7. Brooke Green (Dem)
    8. C Scott Grow (Rep)
  8. H
    1. Marv Hagedorn (Rep)
    2. Steven Harris (Rep)
    3. Pat Day Hartwell (Dem)
    4. Todd Hatfield (Rep)
    5. Nick Henderson (Rep)
      candidate for US House District 1
    6. Ted Hill (Rep)
    7. Chris Ho (Dem)
    8. James Holtzclaw (Rep)
    9. Allen Humble (Dem)
    10. Jill Humble (Dem)
  9. J
    1. Mark Johnson (Rep)
    2. Randy H Johnson (Dem)
    3. Scott Jones (Dem)
      candidate for Ada County Treasurer
    4. Maryanne Jordan (Dem)
    5. Paulette Jordan (Dem)
      candidate for Idaho Governor
  10. K
    1. Tom Kealey (Rep)
      candidate for Idaho State Treasurer
    2. Kendra Kenyon (Dem)
    3. Ryan Kerby (Rep)
  11. L
    1. Raul Labrador (Rep)
      candidate for Idaho Governor
    2. Diana Lachiondo (Dem)
    3. Todd Lakey (Rep)
    4. Marla Lawson (Rep)
    5. LeeJoe Lay (Rep)
    6. Abby Lee (Rep)
    7. David H. Leroy (Rep)
      candidate for US House District 1
    8. David L Lincoln (Rep)
    9. Brad Little (Rep)
      candidate for Idaho Governor
    10. Tracie Lloyd (Rep)
    11. Patti Anne Lodge (Rep)
    12. Mik W Lose (Dem)
    13. Lynn M Luker (Rep)
  12. M
    1. Elizabeth Mahn (Rep)
      candidate for Ada County Treasurer
    2. Luke Malek (Rep)
      candidate for US House District 1
    3. Lisa Marie (Rep)
      candidate for Idaho Governor
    4. Fred S Martin (Rep)
    5. Rob Mason (Dem)
    6. John A McCrostie (Dem)
    7. Patrick McDonald (Rep)
    8. Janice McGeachin (Rep)
    9. Phil McGrane (Rep)
      candidate for Ada County Clerk
    10. Vicky J. McIntyre (Rep)
      candidate for Idaho State Treasurer
    11. Cristina McNeil (Dem)
      candidate for US House District 1
    12. Robert McQuade (Rep)
      candidate for Ada County Assessor
    13. Kelly Yvonne Mitchell (Dem)
      candidate for Ada County Clerk
    14. Jason A Monks (Rep)
    15. Dorothy Moon (Rep)
    16. Tom Morgan (Rep)
    17. Mike Moyle (Rep)
    18. Sead Muradbegovic (Dem)
  13. N
    1. Colin Nash (Dem)
    2. Tammy Nichols (Rep)
    3. Bob Nonini (Rep)
  14. O
    1. Nikole O'Neal (Rep)
      candidate for Ada County Coroner
    2. Dotti Owens (Dem)
      candidate for Ada County Coroner
  15. P
    1. Kelley Packer (Rep)
    2. Joe A Palmer (Rep)
    3. Steve Pankey (Rep)
      candidate for Idaho Governor
    4. Gary Parent II (Rep)
    5. Graham Paterson (Rep)
    6. Mark Patten (Rep)
    7. Christy Perry (Rep)
      candidate for US House District 1
    8. Dawn C Pierce (Dem)
    9. Mike Pullin (Rep)
  16. R
    1. Kathryn Ralstin (Rep)
    2. Mark Rhatigan (Rep)
    3. Kevin Rhoades (Rep)
    4. Jim Rice (Rep)
    5. Lorrie L Richens (Rep)
    6. Peter Rickards (Dem)
      candidate for US House District 2
    7. Joshua Robinson (Dem)
    8. Jane M Rohling (Dem)
    9. Ilana Rubel (Dem)
  17. S
    1. Edward Savala (Dem)
    2. Allen Schmid (Dem)
    3. Lori Shewmaker (Rep)
    4. Jim Silsby (Rep)
    5. Steve Simmons (Rep)
    6. Mike Simpson (Rep)
      candidate for US House District 2
    7. Michael W. Smith (Dem)
      candidate for US House District 1
    8. Michael Snyder (Rep)
      candidate for US House District 1
    9. Brian Stender (Rep)
    10. Geoff Stephenson (Dem)
    11. Aaron Swisher (Dem)
      candidate for US House District 2
    12. Scott Syme (Rep)
  18. T
    1. Darin Taylor (Rep)
    2. Steven Thayn (Rep)
    3. Jim Tibbs (Rep)
    4. Aaron J Tribble (Rep)
    5. George Tway (Dem)
  19. U
    1. Sharon Ullman (Rep)
  20. V
    1. Leslie Van Beek (Rep)
    2. Chase Van Weerdhuizen (Dem)
    3. John Vander Woude (Rep)
    4. James Vandermaas (Dem)
      candidate for US House District 1
    5. Barb Vanderpool (Dem)
    6. Robert Vasquez (Rep)
  21. W
    1. Jarom Wagoner (Rep)
    2. Lawrence Wasden (Rep)
    3. Pam White (Rep)
    4. Cindy Wilson (Dem)
    5. Chuck Winder (Rep)
    6. Melissa Wintrow (Dem)
    7. Brandon D Woolf (Rep)
  22. Y
    1. Chris Yamamoto (Rep)
      candidate for Canyon County Clerk
    2. Steve Yates (Rep)
    3. Sherri Ybarra (Rep)
    4. Rick D Youngblood (Rep)
  23. Z
    1. Christy Zito (Rep)