|Idaho House of Representatives, District 16A|
|Elections and appointments|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|High school||Lewiston High School|
|Bachelor's||University of Montana (2000)|
|Place of birth||Lewiston, ID|
|Profession||Football Player (Retired)|
- Lewiston High School
- 2000: University of Montana, Marketing and Management
Farris worked as a wide receiver for several seasons with the San Francisco 49er’s, New England Patriots, Atlanta Falcons and the Washington Redskins. He was a member of the 2001 New England Patriots Super Bowl Championship team.
Farris also founded the non-profit The Jimmy Farris Future Leaders Foundation, which helps to equipping and developing young leaders with the skills necessary to excel academically, spiritually, socially and athletically.
Elections for the office of Idaho House of Representatives will consist of a primary election on May 20, 2014, and a general election on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 3, 2014. Jimmy Farris, John McCrostie and Jeff Stephenson will face off in the Democratic primary, while Rosann Wiltse is unopposed in the Republican primary.
Farris ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Idaho's 1st District. Farris won the nomination on the Democratic ticket. Farris defeated Cynthia Clinkingbeard in the Democratic primary. He faced Pro-Life (I), incumbent Raul Labrador (R) and Rob Oates (L) in the general election on November 6, 2012, and was defeated by Labrador.
|U.S. House, Idaho District 1 General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Raul R. Labrador Incumbent||63%||199,402|
|Source: Idaho Secretary of State "November 6, 2012 General Election Results"|
|U.S. House, Idaho District 1 Democratic Primary, 2012|
|U.S. House, Idaho District 1, 2012 - Jimmy Farris Campaign Contributions|
|Total Raised by Election Winner||$830,196|
|Total Spent by Election Winner||$604,719|
|Top contributors to Jimmy Farris's campaign committee|
|Communications Workers of America||$5,000|
|Intl Brotherhood of Electrical Workers||$5,000|
|International Assn of Fire Fighters||$3,000|
|Top 5 industries that contributed to campaign committee|
|Building Trade Unions||$5,000|
|Public Sector Unions||$3,000|
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- Jimmy Farris for Congress "Meet Jimmy" Accessed March 29, 2012
- Idaho Secretary of State, "Official candidate list," accessed March 18, 2014
- Roll Call, "Ex-NFL Player to Challenge Labrador in Idaho" Accessed December 5, 2011
- Idaho Secretary of State "2012 Primary Results"
- OpenSecrets "2012 Election" Accessed March 21, 2013