George Sayler

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George Sayler
Idaho House of Representatives District 4B
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
George Sayler (b. June 14, 1944) was a Democratic member of the Idaho House of Representatives, representing District 4B from 2002-2010. Sayler was last re-elected in November of 2008 with his term expiring in 2010.

Sayler graduated with his Bachelor's degree in History from the University of Montana in 1967 and his Master's in Religious Studies from Hartford Seminary in 1973. Sayler earned his teaching certificate from the University of Idaho and also served in the US Army during the Vietnam era from 1968 to 1969.

Sayler is a former high school teacher teaching from 1974 to 2005.

Committee assignments


Sayler was a member of these committees:



See also: Idaho House of Representatives elections, 2010

Sayler did not run for re-election in 2010.


On November 4, 2008, Democrat won re-election to the Idaho House of Representatives District 4B receiving 52.8% of the vote (9,809 votes), ahead of Republican Jim Hollingsworth who received 47.2% of the vote (8,779 votes).[1]

Idaho House of Representatives, District 4B (2008)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png George Sayler (D) 9,809 52.8%
Jim Hollingsworth (R) 8,779 47.2%

Campaign donors


In 2008, Sayler raised $37,864.

Listed below are those who contributed the most to his campaign.[2]

Donor Amount
Idaho Education Association $2,000
Idaho Hospital Association $1,000
Winning for Idaho $1,000
Coeur D Alene Tribe $1,000
Professional Fire Fighters of Idaho $1,000

District 4-B

Sayler represented Seat B in Idaho House District 4. District 4 includes the central portion of Kootenai County[3].


George is married to Kathleeen Sayler. They have two children and live in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Idaho House District 4B
Succeeded by
Kathleen Sims