|Idaho House of Representatives, District 18A|
|January 8, 2014-Present|
|December 1, 2014|
|Years in position||0|
|Per diem||$122/day outside Boise, $49/day otherwise|
|Elections and appointments|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Appointed||January 8, 2014|
|Appointed by||Gov. Butch Otter|
Rubel's website highlights the following campaign themes:
- Excerpt: "Idaho is now 50th in the nation in family income and 50th in school funding. We need to change our strategy – now. I believe the first step is serious investment in our education system, starting with implementation of the reforms recommended by the Governor’s Task Force on Education."
- Excerpt: "It is time for us to accept Medicaid expansion dollars so that Idahoans can get the coverage and the return on their tax dollars that they deserve. We cannot afford to keep throwing away hundreds of millions of dollars just to prove an ideological point."
- Excerpt: "Ilana is focused on making Idaho a magnet for strong businesses and good jobs. To succeed, we must train a workforce with 21st century skills and continue to listen to the needs of Idaho businesses. Ilana regularly meets with businesspeople – large and small – to ensure she’s helping to facilitate their success."
- Excerpt: "Idaho’s rivers, mountains, forests and wildlife make this a unique and extraordinary place in which to live, camp, hike, raft, fish, hunt and recreate. Ilana will always fight to protect our wilderness, clean air and water, and access to open spaces."
- Excerpt: "Ilana is a fervent advocate of Constitutional freedoms, and volunteer-teaches classes on the Constitution and Bill of Rights to Boise schoolkids. She co-sponsored the 'Add the Words' bill, and believes that all our citizens are entitled to equal protection from discrimination."
Elections for the office of Idaho House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 20, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 14, 2014. Incumbent Ilana Rubel was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while Ryan D. Jenks was unopposed in the Republican primary. Rubel will face Jenks in the general election.
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- Ilana Rubel on Facebook
- spokesman.com, "Otter names attorney Ilana Rubel to Ward-Engelking’s former House seat," January 8, 2014
- rubelforidaho.com, "Issues," accessed September 16, 2014
- Idaho Secretary of State, "Official candidate list," accessed March 18, 2014
- Idaho Secretary of State, "Official primary election results," accessed June 12, 2014
- Idaho Secretary of State, "Official general election candidate list," accessed July 7, 2014
Janie Ward-Engelking (D)
|Idaho House of Representatives District 18A
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