Phil McGrane

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Phil McGrane
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Idaho Secretary of State
Former Candidate
Associate'sPierce College
Bachelor'sUniversity of Washington
Master'sBoise State University
J.D.University of Denver
Place of birthPocatello, Idaho
ProfessionAda County chief deputy clerk
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Phil McGrane was a 2014 Republican candidate for Idaho Secretary of State. He sought the Republican nomination in the primary election on May 20, 2014.[1] The general election took place November 4, 2014.

McGrane currently serves as the Ada County Chief Deputy to Ada County Clerk Christopher D. Rich.[1]


McGrane was born in Pocatello, Idaho, but he grew up in Boise. McGrane moved briefly to Washington as a teenager, but returned in time to graduate from his high school in Boise. He left his home state again to complete a year of service with AmeriCorps.

McGrane went on to earn both his associate and bachelor's degrees in Washington. He later attended law school at the University of Denver. Since receiving his J.D., McGrane has served as Ada County chief deputy clerk.[2]

McGrane intends to complete his Master’s in Public Administration at Boise State University in Spring 2014.[2]


  • Boise High School
  • Associate degree - Piece College
  • Bachelor degree in Philosophy - University of Washington
  • Juris Doctor - University of Denver
  • Master degree in Public Administration - Boise State University (Due to graduate in Spring 2014)



See also: Idaho secretary of state election, 2014

McGrane ran for Idaho Secretary of State in 2014.[3] He lost the Republican nomination in the primary on May 20, 2014. The general election took place November 4, 2014.

Primary Election Results

  • Republican primary
Idaho Secretary of State, Republican Primary, 2014
Candidate Vote % Votes
Green check mark transparent.pngLawerence Denney 37.1% 51,041
Phil McGrane 27.9% 38,336
Evan Frasure 19.3% 26,539
Mitch Toryanski 15.7% 21,630
Total Votes 137,546
Election Results via Idaho Secretary of State.


McGrane current resides outside of Boise, Idaho with his wife, Angella, and their two daughters, Mackenzie and Kennedy.[2]

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